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20 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Shooting spot news using only your iPad

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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 […]

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20 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Backpacking “Our Lady of Guadalupe”


If you thought about shooting a full HD quality broadcast story with an iPhone, check this out. shot it with my iPh-4 and a wireless mic. Here’s my iPhone VJ KIT I used:  iPhone 4s, a Fostex box and a wireless mic set, and of course my handy gorilla tripod.  Then edited on my laptop’s […]

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19 July 2011 ~ 1 Comment

Lunch & Learn: Basic Blogging


7/19/11 – Lunch & Learn presentation: Basic Blogging for Non-profits by Patricio Espinoza Download PDF presentation with speaker brief notes: SAAFDN_Lunch_Learn_Bloging_Basics

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17 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

VIDEOS: WordPress Básico

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Finalmente tengo la oportunidad de publicar un par de vídeos que originalmente fueron producidos para Red Internacional de Periodistas.   En este caso dos sobre WordPress que espero sean de ayuda para aquellos dando los primeros pasos. En su canal en pueden encontrar más videos. I produced a series of digital journalism training videos […]

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09 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Posterous, fresh alternative


If you have no interest in the geeky side of you that wants to control every tech aspect of your blog, Posterous may just be the powerful alternative you’re looking for. It is easy to set-up, literally 1-2-3, and you are ready to post all multimedia options avail out there today.  And you can do […]

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05 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Google’s Do No Evil… Going Evil?


UPDATE: Freepress has launched “Tell Google ‘Don’t Be Evil‘” We have all heard of Google’s “Do no evil” philosophy… could it be changing ? and in the process hurt the interest of the very ones who have made Google’s existence possible?  I’m talking about all of us, daily internet users, the freedom of the internet, […]

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01 April 2010 ~ 0 Comments

WordPress for Journalists


Recently enjoyed teaching a Worpdress, and a Backpack Digital Journalism workshop at Rice University in Houston as part of NAHJ’s Region 5 conference. We reviewed WP’s basics, how to set-up a news driven site at, and what it takes to move to your own hosted WordPress where you may have a higher customization level […]

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26 December 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Have you Flock yet?

Flock… Use it to post to all of your social sites like facebook, twitter, etc plus browse the web: Power by Mozzilla same as Firefox! Cool very cool!!

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