USA TODAY's Jefferson Graham, veteran tech reporter and the host/producer of the Talking Tech and Talking Your Tech video shows, has a new book out about the video production process, aimed at both professional journalists and newbies who want to improve their iPhone videos and DSLR footage techniques.

Video Nation: A DIY Guide to Planning, Shooting and Sharing Great Video is published by Peachpit Press, an imprint of Pearson.

In this video produced by Jeff, he talks about the book and shows some clip highlights from the Video Nation website.

Book Party Near LA on Thursday

His book launch party is Thursday in Manhattan Beach, California at [pages] a book store (901 Manhattan Avenue,) so if you're in the neighborhood, drop in and say hi.

Jeff, thanks for sharing your tips — and all the best for a big success with the book – Andy