This one day workshop will focus on how to create engaging, visual and shareable short-form stories to social using your smartphone. Eleanor Mannion will take you through the “mobile to mobile workflow” she uses to create original stories to be published on RTÉ’s digital and social platform first. You have to think about the story and you have to think of how your audience is going to consume that story. During the day we will look at how to best tell your story, through action, visual sequences, interviews and scripting. We will also look at presenting the final video bespoke for social consumption through aspect ratios, subtitling and graphics.
The core outcomes of this module are that it will give participants :
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Eleanor Mannion has worked for RTÉ since 2006 and has co-ordinated and directed live television news broadcasts. In 2016 Eleanor filmed and directed a one hour documentary, The Collectors for broadcast on RTÉ One. This was the first commissioned television broadcast in Europe filmed entirely in 4K using an iPhone. Since 2017 Eleanor has worked as a mobile journalist producing short-form features with the Digital First Team of RTÉ News.
Eleanor has a BSc Degree in Multimedia Studies from Dublin City University and a Masters in Journalism and Media from Griffith College Dublin.