The Flip is more than just a camera…but you already knew that, though

It’s amazing to see how fast the Flip camera has grown in popularity over the last year. I’ll admit, I got caught up in the buzz as well. And who can hate those fun 10-second sort-of-amateur-submitted commercials that the company was pushing during the holiday season to get even more people to jump on the Flip bandwagon. But there’s a lot more that you can do with the Flip than just produce those short viral videos of life’s precious moments. Continue reading

Journalism Experiment #1

This will be the first of one of my many experiments I plan on trying to test out the new multimedia skills I’m learning. In Experiment #1, I deal with Web video. I used Final Cut Pro and several Web applications, including Prezi and Bee Docs Timeline, to create the piece. The video was for a class assignment on disruptive media. This is my take on Google Books. Continue reading