Resources and Tutorials for Final Project

Photos
Adding Photography into Your Reporting
How to Resize and Save Photos for the Web Using Photoshop (video)
How to create a slide show on WordPress.com

Audio
Step-by-step instructions for getting audio from your recorder to .mp3
How to convert audio files using Switch (video)
GarageBand Basics for Journalists (video)
Audacity Basics for Journalists (video)

Audio Slide Show
Pick one of the following:
A. How to use Slideshare.net
B. Overview of Soundslides (video)
Step-by-step instructions for Soundslides and how to get it on your blog (.pdf)
C. iMovie (see resources below)
D. Windows Movie Maker (see resources below)

Google Map
Map applications:
Google Maps
3 minute intro to GoogleMyMaps (video)
11 Google Map exercises
How do I embed a Google Map on my Word Press blog? (see Exercise 11)

Timeline
Dipity.com
How To Create a Timeline with Dipity.com

Video
Crash Course in Web Video
Ten Ways to Improve Your Video Skills
Video: The Five Shot Rule (BBC Training Video)

iMovie
Watch Video 101: Editing with iMovie
iMovie 09 Tutorial (Mindy McAdams)
iMovie for Journalists (Knight Digital Media Center)
iMovie 09 Tutorials (Apple)

Windows Movie Maker
Windows Movie Maker Tutorial (Mindy McAdams)

Posting Video to WordPress.com
How to upload a video to YouTube
How to embed a YouTube video on WordPress.com
How to embed a Vimeo video on WordPress.com

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