Alan Murphy at WovenContent

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Lily, A Camera Drone That Automatically Follows You, Pulls In A Mountainous $34 Million In Pre-orders

Self-driving drone Lily has had quite the success in sales and it’s not even on the market yet. The startup pulled in a whopping $34 million in pre-orders by the end of 2015, with 60,000 units already sold.<p>While that’s not as massive as Apple Watch pre-sales (1.2 million sold in the first day), …

Drones

Livestream’s Movi gives you multi-camera sheen within a pint-sized package

Of all the consumer trends of 2015 – drones, virtual reality, smartwatches, et al. – the implementation of live-streaming in our everyday lives was …

MOJO: The Mobile Journalism Handbook: How to Make Broadcast Videos with an iPhone or iPad

<i>MOJO: The Mobile Journalism Handbook</i> is the first book devoted specifically to training citizens, journalism students and media professionals to …

TV news will soon come to you from a selfie stick

The selfie stick backlash may be in full swing, but one Australian television network is hoping the devices are the future of television.<p>In an …

100 Famous Directors’ Rules of Filmmaking

Artistic expression is an assertion of individuality, and all artists compose their work differently. In the case of filmmaking, there are numerous …

Short Hair

Self-Flying Camera

Born out of the basement of a UC Berkeley robotics lab, Lily is a radio controller-free camera that starts recording as soon as you throw it in the air. Whether you're snowboarding or surfing, the waterproof quadcopter follows (and films) you around via a small GPS tracker you wear, and uses …

How mobile devices are changing ad production

At the Sundance Film Festival, audiences routinely sit through the credits – and rarely does that scrolling text produce an audible gasp. But when …

Advertising Industry

The Ultimate Mojo CheatSheet! Sequences Deconstructed, examples, apps – everything you need (except the gear)

Tomorrow Philip Bromwell and myself begin a new Mojo Masterclass in RTE. We met today to fine tune the curriculum and the topic of a Sequences Cheat …

Documenting Events – Kit List

The following kit list is what I packed before heading up to Gateshead for Thinking Digital 2015. Some of these links below are Amazon affiliate …

Album

A month ago, #mojo took place in Dublin on Mobile Journalism .. https://tvvj.wordpress.com .. In this clip +Bambuser ask about UGC and we get a …

Recommended equipment for mobile journalists

Advice from a mobile journalist on equipment, Facebook Instant Articles debut and more in this week's Digital Media Mash Up, produced by the Center …

Mobile Journalism Conference, Dublin

The World’s First Ever Mobile Journalism Conference<p>When my turn came to speak, the nerves had gone and were replaced with a feeling of <i>ya, this is it</i> …

San Francisco

Infographic: What’s Changed, and What Hasn’t, in 100 Years of Brand Storytelling

Much has been made about how modern communication—even as it accelerates exponentially—is returning in some ways to more simple, even primitive forms.<p>…

Advertising Industry

Tips for aspiring journalists | DW | 08.05.2015

Starting out in journalism can be an overwhelming process. We should know. We are both young journalism trainees at DW – and as aspiring journalists, …

RTE Innovation Lead Glen Mulcahy: Bad news and good news about mobile journalism

This guest post was contributed by David Smith, lecturer of journalism at West Virginia University. The Google Hangout video is embedded at the end …