Apple's mobile journalism porn Paid Members Public
Another great example of iPhone filmmaking - with a useful kit list.
How does the iPhone X compare to a dedicated video camera? Paid Members Public
This is fascinating: There are some significant points of weakness — although not where people expect — but in good light, the similarity really is remarkable.I’d been havering over ordering an iPhone X, having cancelled my original order a week ago while I thought about it, and this tipped me
The stealth success of Apple News Paid Members Public
I woke to unexpectedly happy news this morning – one of my (meagre) blog posts from last week had killed it on traffic: That’s a normal week’s worth of traffic on a single post. Not bad. And I was completely unaware until that point. Why? Because all the traffic
iPhone 7 versus a real movie camera Paid Members Public
As you might expect, the real (and hideously expensive) movie camera blows the phone away.But here’s the thing — in all but the very low light situations, the iPhone footage is remarkably good looking. And the iPhone has been shooting video for less than a decade: the first one
Journalists: update your iOS devices now Paid Members Public
Today’s security update for Apple’s iOS devices [http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/26/technology/apple-software-vulnerability-ios-patch.html] is a serious one: > One of the world’s most evasive digital arms dealers is believed to have been taking advantage of three security vulnerabilities in popular Apple products in its
A documentary (sort of) shot on an iPhone Paid Members Public
Here’s another example of a serious documentary being shot on an iPhone: The thing that baffles me about this – or, at least, which isn’t made clear in the video – is why, once you go to the hassle of shooting with huge cinema lenses, would you add to your
Apple fixes iPhone battery life - at a price Paid Members Public
Well, if you’re having problems choosing a gift for your iPhone-using digital journalist, Apple have just solved the problem for you [http://www.apple.com/uk/shop/product/MGQL2ZM/A/iphone-6s-smart-battery-case-charcoal-grey?fnode=99] : The battery case, which charges with the phone, claims to over double double the talk and
Here's a movie trailer - what's so interesting about it? Paid Members Public
Here’s a trailer to kick off your morning: Not my normal topic matter, right? So, why’s it here?Well, it was all shot on an iPhone 5 [http://petapixel.com/2015/07/08/tangerine-is-a-magnolia-pictures-film-shot-entirely-on-the-iphone-5/] . That’s right an iPhone 5. Not a 5S. Not a 6. A 5.