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The Edinburgh Reporter May Workshop
Tue 16 May 2017, 10:00 – 15:00 BST
One-day course on telling stories with your mobile phone
Overview and some great examples of mobile journalism #mojo in action
Hands on session on capturing photos, video and audio clips with your phone
Session to try out these skills and playback on screen with discussion
Practical matters – managing storage, battery life - the cardinal rules!
Shooting and editing sequences and short packages with video editing apps
Exercise and playback
Using storytelling apps and social video
Wrap up - what have you learned and what will you do with it?
Mobile phones are everywhere. Since you carry it in your pocket it is often the best camera you have available to you.
Come and learn how to make the best use of it for your business or charity.
What do you need to know to make your social media presence stand out?
Who is this event for?
It is for anyone working in the media or in business who needs to know how to use their mobile phone better to get their message out to potential customers.
It is also aimed at people involved in community organisations who want to make video content for their social media feeds or websites, or who may want to become involved with The Edinburgh Reporter as a roaming reporter. Ask about that!
What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
The venue lies on the number 30 bus route. Check with Lothian Buses website. https://lothianbuses.co.uk There is some parking on street and in the car park to the rear of the venue but it is limited.
What can I bring into the event?
Bring a phone with sufficient memory on it to take photos and record video during the training day.
Bring a laptop too if you wish. There is good wifi at The White House.
What is included in the price?
One day's training with a light lunch and a copy of the presentation after the event all included
Email Phyllis firstname.lastname@example.org