I wrote a lengthy essay about what motivates people, and how those motivations affect the products which they create. At one end is Art, a work which is created exclusively for the enjoyment of the artist and has no external benefits. At the other end is Product, a work which is created solely to satisfy some external validator, which often is money.
It’s a food for thought idea, and obviously relates to the creation of video. Check out the full post over on my other blog.