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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Data journalism, social media 
and writing for the Web

Data journalism, social media 
and writing for the Web

This three day course is designed to introduce journalists to writing for structure, managing data and spreadsheets, understanding data visualizations, creating online surveys for interviews, and learning new ways to present data-driven information. Interactive stories Learn how to quickly build high quality, interactive multimedia stories. How to make multimedia timelines from spreadsheets Techniques for building […]

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