Robb Montgomery

Mobile Video Journalism - Training, Gear, & Courses

What’s inside a Mojo Video Backpack?

What’s inside a Mojo Video Backpack?

Take a peek inside a mobile filmmaker’s backpack. Smart Film School Quick Links:– Facebook group– YouTube Channel  Subscribe to the newsletter. Email Address  First Name  Last Name  Limited time offer –  Coupon codes for our new video courses! Make Great videos with iPhone and iPad$10 off coupon Make Smartphone Video Like a Pro$10 off coupon […]

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10 Hollywood shots you can make with a selfie stick

10 Hollywood shots you can make with a selfie stick

Tourists using selfie sticks have been a common sight in Asia for quite some time now and the behavior is spreading quickly to Western cities. NOTE: The shots in this tutorial were made with my iPhone 6+, my modified Shoulderpod mount and the iStabilizier monopod “Smartphone Selfie Stick” The first thing you need to know is how to choose […]

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The Newsroom in Your Pocket

The Newsroom in Your Pocket

This, just in. A review of my favorite Presentation: “Your Smartphone is Your Newsroom,” given in Singapore for WAN-IFRA Digital Media Asia 2014. It is the latest version of a talk I have been giving since 2010. All fresh examples! http://blog.wan-ifra.org/2014/11/18/the-newsroom-in-your-pocket “Your Smartphone is Your Newsroom” is a popular presentation by mobile and video journalism […]

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How I got smooth motion video for the Berlin Wall multimedia package with my iPad mini.

How I got smooth motion video for the Berlin Wall multimedia package with my iPad mini.

Limited time offer: Coupon codes for our new video courses! Make Great videos with iPhone and iPad$10 off coupon Make Smartphone Video Like a Pro$10 off coupon Here I am filming my longform multimedia report from the Berlin Wall 25th anniversary celebration featuring a woman who escaped the STASI just days before the wall fell. Filmed […]

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Great audio does not have to cost a lot of money

Great audio does not have to cost a lot of money

Limited time offer: Coupon codes for our new video courses! Make Great videos with iPhone and iPad$10 off coupon Make Smartphone Video Like a Pro$10 off coupon Getting great-sounding audio is critical.  It is the hardest thing for non-pros to do well.  If you are using an Android or iPhone to film, then the $60 Røde […]

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Kickstarter: A complete smaprthone video course in your pocket

Kickstarter: A complete smaprthone video course in your pocket

My SMART FILM SCHOOL Kickstarter has just launched:  A Smartphone Video School In Your Pocket.Learn about the project: www.smartfilmschool.com The Smart Film School is a 100-lesson video course on your smartphone that teaches you how to make mobile videos like a pro.  For iPhone, Android and Windows Phone. www.smartfilmschool.com

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Improve your iPhone videos with this shot pattern

Improve your iPhone videos with this shot pattern

This short video sequence of a street scene in the Turkish district of Berlin is made up of several shot sizes that were filmed using a common shot pattern. Sequences are a powerful technique that video journalists and filmmakers use to convey a story using visual grammar. Editing sequences together is difficult if you don’t […]

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