iPhone content creation: The different ways to capture the beauty of fireworks with your iPhone

Estimated read time: 2 minutesWe went to the Swamp Fox Festival fireworks in Marion, Iowa, in 2019, and of course I wanted to see how I could use my iPhone X to capture it in pictures and video. Let’s look at: slo mo time lapses […]

Why editing for preference is the biggest waste of time in content marketing and journalism

Estimated read time: 4 minutesEveryone who creates content likely has had an editor who edited for preference only. They change words because they like another word better. Not because it actually makes a difference to the audience or impacts that story’s performance. Listen to my podcast […]

Corporate storytelling: Travel reporting is a good example why people need to leave their offices

Estimated read time: 3 minutesWhen I spoke in Berlin, I had emoji pillows all over the room and pointed at one in the corner. That’s the writer who never leaves the office. Think they get any unique stories? Some, but not as many as the […]

Why you should always use the Facebook 360 camera for your 360 photos (over the iPhone App)

Estimated read time: 2 minutesYou know I’m a big fan of doing as much content creation as possible from my iPhone. And often that means the native apps. But there are exceptions. I did recently buy a 360/virtual reality camera and am learning how to […]

360 and Virtual Reality Video: How I’m planning on producing more as cheaply as possible

Estimated read time: 4 minutesYou know that I’m hot and cold on virtual reality storytelling. It’s too hard to carry a headset around with you as a consumer. There’s not enough content out there anyway. Blah blah blah. Excuses, excuses. Production seems hard. More equipment […]