20 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Shooting spot news using only your iPad

Heading out to lunch one day I noticed this man standing at a street corner.  I couldn’t walk away but wonder… Who is he… Why is he doing this? I only had my iPad with me, no external mics or accessories, and this is what I came up with. A nat sound piece with short FCP edits (Final Cut Pro) The story aired at News4 WOAI, NBC San Antonio, Texas.  Enjoy…

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Would you like to use you iPh for Broadcast quality stories? Check out the iPh-Kit I put together

And how are other using iPads and iPhones in news. Here’s something I found at Apple.com from CTV in Canada: http://www.apple.com/ipad/business/profiles/ctv/

Picture 2013-11-20 at 1.07.57 PMCTV News has been one of Canada’s primary news sources for more than 50 years. With top-ranked local newscasts in 11 major markets and 25 million viewers per week, CTV relies on the latest broadcast technology to deliver the news whenever and wherever it takes place. Now the company has adopted two new high-tech reporting tools: iPhone and iPad. ”

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