Imho, it depends. Yes, clips are more interesting with added music, but on the other hand – I believe that many potential buyers buy clips with the idea of type of music they want to use it with? So it might even distract buyers. Or what if buyers are browsing for footage while listening to some music, and then music from the footage mixes with it…?
I’ve noticed this as well…
And also often happens that motion graphics file ends up in stock footage (something that is clearly computer rendered, like space/planets, but is photo-realistic which, I guess, confuses reviewers…)
So far people recommended you: Slovenia, Greece, Turkey… Between Slovenia and Greece you’ll find Serbia (which I recommend ) so… what about road trip?
In terms of enjoyment, definitely iPod Classic 80GB. Although I really don’t like the whole Apple fuss, their old iPods were/are one of the best portable audio products I’ve encountered so far.
In terms of work: the best, most important and the most significant thing I ever bought was Zoom H2 portable sound recorder. It literally changed my life