Using smartphones to teach digital media in writing courses

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Jill Van Wyke | Drake University Des Moines, Iowa @jillvanwyke AEJMC Annual Conference Montreal | Aug. 6, 2014 #AEJMC14

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 My presentation on instructional ideas and tools for mobile/iPhone reporting, editing, publishing. Presented at AEJMC14 in Montreal Aug. 6, 2014.

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Jill Van Wyke | Drake UniversityDes Moines, Iowa

@jillvanwyke

AEJMC Annual ConferenceMontreal | Aug. 6, 2014#AEJMC14

Jill Van Wyke | Drake UniversityDes Moines, Iowa

@jillvanwyke

AEJMC Annual ConferenceMontreal | Aug. 6, 2014#AEJMC14

Photo by Nuno QuinaLicensed through Creative Commons

Jill Van Wyke | Drake UniversityDes Moines, Iowa

@jillvanwyke

AEJMC Annual ConferenceMontreal | Aug. 6, 2014#AEJMC14

Photo by Elvert BarnesLicensed through Creative Commons

Jill Van Wyke | Drake UniversityDes Moines, Iowa

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Jill Van Wyke | Drake UniversityDes Moines, Iowa

@jillvanwyke

AEJMC Annual ConferenceMontreal | Aug. 6, 2014#AEJMC14

January 2014

52% of American adults

83% of Americans 18-29

Source: Pew Research Internet Project

Photo by Nuno QuinaLicensed through Creative Commons

Smartphone Ownership

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Integrating Mobile: Photography Photos to accompany stories

mugshotsenvironmental portraits

Photos for slideshowstravel, place articles

Creativity exercise/visual scavenger hunt

“26 Things”

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Integrating Mobile: Photography Visual story idea generation

Photo curation on social media

hashtags, Storify

Visual reporter’s notebook

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Integrating Mobile: Photography Useful apps

Instagram

ProCameraCamera+

Photoshop Express

PhotogeneFilterStorm

Voddio

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Integrating Mobile: AudioAudio bios for staff page

Soundbite to accompany storyinterview, nat sound

Quick “man-on-the-street” interviews

Audio scavenger hunt

Record interview, critique

Audio for slideshow

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Integrating Mobile: AudioUseful apps

AudioBooSoundCloudVoddio

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Integrating Mobile: VideoBehind-the-scenes

Promos of upcoming stories

Brief clips to accompany stories

How-to’s

Livestreaming

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Integrating Mobile: VideoUseful apps

iMovie

UStream

YouTube, Vimeo

Videolicious

Voddio

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More useful mobile apps For Reporting:

Flashlight

Evernote note-taking, audio, photoeasy searching; syncs with laptop/web

TapeACalliPhone, Androidrecord incoming/outgoing callssyncs with Dropbox, Google Drive, Evernotesharing to SMS, Twitter, Facebook$10

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More useful mobile apps For Reporting:

CamScanner

DropboxGoogle Drive

Police scanner

CamScanner iPhone camera

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More useful mobile appsFor Mobile Publishing

TumblrWordPress

ScribbleLive

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Glif $30(tripod mount and stand)

iRig $40(mic adapter)

XLR cable $15Microphone $20Tripod $17

$122

iPhone Reporting Kit

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Smartphones struggle with:motionlightingshakedistanceaudio

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Students’ access to smartphoneVariety of phone platforms, versionsAmount of storageData limits

Managing accounts, passwordsFinicky wi-fi, 3GBattery drainLimits, unreliability of apps

Headaches

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More Resources#iphonereporting hashtag on Twitter

Neal Augenstein’s iphonereporting.com

MediaShift.com

mobilereportingfieldguide.com

Nieman Journalism Lab