Hitting Vlogging with a Hammer was the name of this workshop held at montevideo (Netherlands Media Art Institute, Montevideo/Time Based Arts)
Their showinabox application is a way of showing good quality video in a format where you can have a lot of control. It is open source and works inside Wordpress.
http://jaydedman.com Jay Dedman's wiki.
http://ryanedit.blogspot.com Ryanne's blog
http://ryanishungry.com Green video blog.