July 2014

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Smartphones are becoming serious video journalism tools

When I first starting working as video journalist with a Sony PD 150, people would say, " that's not a proper camera".  They questioned whether something so small could create useable video and argued that the picture quality was not quite as good as bigger cameras. 
 
As time went on, they became more accepted.  In fact, instead of being at press conferences as the only "small camera", I would turn up and find one or two over-the-shoulder cameras, alongside rows of smaller cameras like mine.