Compression

H.264 Compression in VLC – by Kyle Prohaska — Using VLC, there is simple easy way to compress to H264 .mov Quicktime native files that are accurately sized. This tutorial shows you how.

H.264 Compression in Quicktime Pro – by Kyle Prohaska — A tutorial on how to encode your movies into H264 format using Quicktime Pro.

Guide to Codecs – by Nate Burr — This tutorial covers the various kinds of Codecs, what a Codec actually is, and what they are used for, as well as which ones are better suited for the brickfilming hobby.