EP117 Mobile Journalism and When Things Go Wrong

May 16, 2018

DJ and Christine discuss the advantages and disadvantages of mobile journalism. They also talk about what happens when things go wrong as DJ describes one recent assignment that went belly up when his equiopment stopped working.

You can see the MOJO manual here ...http://www.mojo-manual.org

You can see the film DJ describes as having problems shooting here ...https://www.facebook.com/AsiaFeatured/videos/242184486358281/?t=8

 

 

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EP116 - Online video and NAB news

May 4, 2018

DJ talks with Christine about current trends and monetisation of online video.  The conversation was inspired from a seminar with Chang He from Pear Video during the intensive week at CUZ campus in Hangzhou on the University of Bolton's MA of visual journalism. 

Links: 

Pear Video: www.pearvideo.com

NAB news: https://www.newsshooter.com/2018/04/17/nab-2018-megathread/

 

You can subscribe to the Multimedia Week Podcast on,
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Stitcher: http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/d-j-clark/multimedia-week?refid=stpr
Soundcloud - https://soundcloud.com/multi-media-week

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EP115 - Markel Redondo, Sandcastles and the DJI Prize

March 12, 2018

Photographer Markel Redondo talks about winning the DJI/BJP prize and how he is using the drone and award to work on his Sancastles project. In the news there are lots of new lenses as well as a couple of new cameras and a few gadgets.

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EP114 - Repacking my Kit and Underwater Drones

February 19, 2018

In this episode DJ goes solo and talks about a few things on his mind. He talks about rethinking his equipment and how he carries it. Plus an insight into a recent drone test DJ did with an underwater drone as well as another test looking at the new Mavic Air.

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Ep113 - The Image Junkies Podcast

January 20, 2018

In this week’s podcast we talk with BBC VJ Christian Parkinson about his new Image Junkies podcast, the latest version of his book Camera Confidential, his current work and workflow plus a short discussion on Matt Allard’s recommendations in the previous podcast.

 

You will find the Image Junkies website at http://www.imagejunkies.net

 

A link to Camera Confidential book - http://amzn.to/2ER4zpb

 

Here are some recent films by Christian:

 

A rare example of me working with a reporter - looking for grace Mugabe - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=badVRMDTPmw

 

Making a living from e-sports - http://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-africa-42027196/gamer-predicts-that-esports-is-going-to-be-bigger-than-soccer

 

Zimbabweans share hopes under President Emmerson Mnangagwa - 

http://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-africa-42111668/zimbabweans-share-hopes-under-president-emmerson-mnangagwa

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EP112 - Matthew Allard ACS

December 29, 2017

ACS Accredited Freelance DP and Filmmaker Matthew Allard talks to DJ this week about his career as a cameraman, DP and filmaker as well as offering tips for up and coming video journalists. They also discuss some technical tips and a little insight into newsshooter.com.

You can find Matthew's work at https://vimeo.com/user2932471, newsshooter at http://www.newsshooter.com. In the podcast DJ talks about a film about ice hockey in India which Matthew filmed. You can watch that at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mObPguQpSA

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EP111 - Matteo Moretti & Data Journalism

December 20, 2017

This episode we discuss data journalism with Matteo Moratti, an Italian designer skilled in web, motion and data visualization. He teaches “Web and interactive graphics” at the  Faculty of Design and Arts of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano - and researches methodologies and practices of Visual Journalism. Matteo’s projects have been awarded in the Data Journalism Award 2015 and the European Design Award. Finally, he was a Jury member of the World Press Photo's Digital Storytelling contest in 2017 and is going to be on the jury again in 2018. 

SHOWNOTES

Projects designed and led by Matteo @teo_moretti www.about.me/matteomoretti

 
Matteo’s academic papers and reflections on his own projects as a designer and researcher 
 
Projects & recommendations discussed on the show
BBC podcast More Or Less: Behind the Stats http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02nrss1/episodes/downloads
Battling Infectious Diseases in the 20th Century: The Impact of Vaccines http://graphics.wsj.com/infectious-diseases-and-vaccines/
Spurious Correlations; A project looking at data and correlations and showing that correlation does not always equate causation. http://tylervigen.com/spurious-correlations
If your looking for some starter information and tools, you might find our #immjma classmates useful - https://beijingimmj.wordpress.com/infographics-data-visualisation/
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EP110 - James Whitlow Delano & Everyday Climate Change

December 7, 2017

Photographer James Whitlow Delano talks about his work spanning over two deacdes covering environmental and social issues in Asia.

He discusses the popular Everyday Climate Change Instagram feed and the importance of social media in raising awareness of global issues.

James Whitlow Delano's Website - http://www.jameswhitlowdelano.com

James Whitlow Delano on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/jameswhitlowdelano/

Everyday Climate Change on Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/everydayclimatechange/

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EP109 - Documenting the migration & refugee crisis, a discussion with Daniel Castro Garcia

November 23, 2017

Photographer Daniel Castro Garcia talks about his work on the project about the migration and refugee crisis in Europe. He's the recipient of this year's Eugene Smith Grant. 

Apologies for the noise in the background. Daniel has made great efforts to find good Wi-Fi connections for this Skype interview. The best we could do was to do the interview in a cafe near his house.

 

LINKS--

Daniel Castro Garcia's website: http://danielcastrogarcia.com/

John Radcliffe Studio: www.johnradcliffestudio.com

Follow Daniel on Instagram @foreignerdigital

If you'd like to purchase a copy of "Foreigners: Collected Writings 2017," go to http://johnradcliffestudio.com/foreigner.newspaper.shop.html

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EP108 - On the bridge

November 18, 2017

In this week's episode DJ is in conversation with Timo Chu from 360 Asia while on an assignment on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge. It is the world’s longest bridge-cum-tunnel with dual three-lane carriageway and DJ and Timo spent a day together shooting for a project. In the news we talk Spark V MavicPro plus a few annoucements.

Find 360 Asia at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBsJDqgOf2VakMxuG-Tz7Gg

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