Robb Montgomery

Mobile Video Journalism - Training, Gear, & Courses

The Medill freshman class I taught mobile journalism back in 2007

The Medill freshman class I taught mobile journalism back in 2007

I first used an iPhone to teach mobile journalism at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University at a workshop on Nov. 27, 2007. I also taught them social media and simple data visualization techniques in the same workshop. The first thing I did I was to poll the freshman class about social media […]

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#MOJO: Make a low-cost video studio for Facebook Live, YouTube and Periscope

#MOJO: Make a low-cost video studio for Facebook Live, YouTube and Periscope

This multi-camera live studio can transmit 1080p HD video to Facebook, YouTube or Periscope and runs entirely on batteries. Facebook live Periscope livestream FacFacebookGear Test: Make a Live TV Video Studio with Three iPhones and an iPad https://t.co/p8XbWopebG — #MoJo (@robbmontgomery) May 2, 2017 SMART FILM SCHOOL: At the heart of the system is an […]

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European TV stations convert 100 percent to iPhone for video reporting

European TV stations convert 100 percent to iPhone for video reporting

The Mobile Newsroom European broadcaster fully embraces mobile-based reporting. All reporters now use iPhone for TV newsgathering. This summer a chain of TV stations in Europe converted to smartphones and all of their reporters are producing all of their field reports with low-cost mobile gear. Here is a rough translation from articles that appeared in […]

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Make 10 types of social video at this London workshop

Make 10 types of social video at this London workshop

Join me in London on September 28 in this one day crash course on making social video. More details. Workshop: Producing Social Video Sponsored by Journalism.co.uk Learn how to quickly produce broadcast quality social video content that connects with mobile and social audiences. Transform your iPhone into a pro video camera and edit suite in this […]

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Field test: Twitter native video reports

Field test: Twitter native video reports

Overnight I received an update to my Twitter app (USA iTunes store) that allows me to record, edit and post videos directly from inside the Twitter app. Here are some of my early tests and notes from Berlin. U must hold phone in Vertical orientation. Can reorder (but not delete) individual clips. pic.twitter.com/DicUbIKCxp— Robb Montgomery […]

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LONDON: Video and multimedia workshops for mobile journalism and content marketing

LONDON: Video and multimedia workshops for mobile journalism and content marketing

London April 30 and May 1, 2015 Two day workshop in creating visual and video story content with iPhone and iPad.   For reporters and content marketing professionals. Master mobile video and smartphone multimedia story production. Video reporting with iPhone and iPad One-day course: Discover how to transform your smartphone into a pro video camera:Click for Details Multimedia reporting […]

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