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A Guide to Mobile Journalism

By Ivo Burum

Dr Ivo Burum
Dr Ivo Burum

Ivo Burum is a journalist and award-winning television executive producer. A writer, director and producer of documentary and self-shot content series, he has worked across genres including international frontline current affairs for more than 30 years. A mobile journalism pioneer, his company Burum Media provides mojo training in remote communities and to many of the world’s largest media groups. Dr Burum has written five books on mobile journalism. His latest, The Mojo Handbook: Theory to Praxis, published with Focal/Routledge, has just been chosen as one of 12 must-read books for investigative journalists in 2021. Ivo lectures in mobile and digital storytelling and in television production and is discipline convener of Media Industries at Latrobe University, Australia. ​ Twitter: @citizenmojo

​Sennheiser is happy to share Ivo’s expertise by publishing his guide to mobile journalism. We hope you enjoy reading this guide and find it useful in your work.

Chapter 1: Mojo Defined

Chapter 2: New Smartphone or Old?

Chapter 3: Mojo Tools

Chapter 4: Developing Mojo Stories

Chapter 5: Recording Mojo Stories

Chapter 6: Recording Mojo Audio on a Smartphone

Chapter 7: Editing on a Smartphone

Go Mojo!


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