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3 Mobile Tools for Video
Friday, November 4, 2016 @ 2:00pm-5:00pm

Venue: CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
219 West 40th Street
New York, NY 10018

Create stronger video stories with the amazing device in your pocket. In this workshop, we’ll explore three key ways of improving your video storytelling.

  • Discover new, easy ways to shoot and edit videos using your phone with super-useful apps  
  • Make a bigger visual impact by creating motion graphics and illustrations easily and quickly
  • Create slick slideshows and multimedia stories using simple, easy-to-learn tools

Whether you have an Android device or an iPhone, whether you’re a Smartphone newbie or an expert, you’ll discover new apps, techniques and best practices in this hands-on workshop. Bring your fully-charged phone and your curiosity.

We’ll use the following apps:

Courses for the CCEM Digital Media Toolkit were developed by CUNY J+, the professional development program of the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, and are funded by the New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment.

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Jeremy Caplan

Jeremy Caplan is Director of Education for the Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism at the City University of New York Graduate School of Journalism. He has taught courses at CUNY on digital journalism, reporting and writing, business fundamentals, and entrepreneurial journalism.
He has written for Time Magazine on business, technology and cultural trends. He’s covered tech companies including Google, Yahoo, AOL and Apple.

Caplan was a Wiegers Fellow at Columbia Business School, where he completed his MBA, and a Knight-Bagehot Fellow at the Columbia Journalism School, where he earned an M.S. in Journalism. He also served as a Ford Fellow in Entrepreneurial Journalism at the Poynter Institute.

Along with a degree from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Caplan holds a certificate in violin performance. Before joining Time, Caplan worked for The Paris ReviewYahoo! Internet Life, and Newsweek. He gives talks and leads workshops regularly on digital and entrepreneurial journalism. He lives in New York City with his wife and baby daughter. He’s on Twitter: @jeremycaplan

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