About This Show
These days, everyone can be a media company. Launched in mid 2015, this monthly UK audio podcast is all about free DIY media-making , social audio and personal broadcasting. Our panel shares their tips, tools and trials, we catch up on the month's UK podcasting news, and look at how venues and organisations are making their own media. It's produced by EMC, the 'Easy Media' company and recorded deep in the heart of Stokes Croft, Bristol - the home of Banksy.
Most Recent Episode
#20 Spring Cleaning Your DIY Media (Feb-March 2017)
Recorded in our new HQ at Redbrick House in Bristol, we discuss how to spring clean your social media-making to get it ready for the new season and the new financial year. Hosted by Kyle Hannan, founder of EMC, the Easy Media Company, and co-hosted by online marketing consultant and author Stephen C Campbell THINGS WE TALK ABOUT This month's South by South West festival in Austin, Texas, marks the 10th birthday of Twitter, which debuted there a decade ago. We talk VR/AR for free, new video-making tools, the latest iTunes UK Podcast Charts and have a romp through some of the latest developments in DIY media-making using free and open source tools. OUR GUEST Georgina Malabar is Finance Director of PaperArts cic, the organisation behind our current home at Redbrick House, a new social and creative co-working space in Bristol. (See the video tour we mentioned: https://www.facebook.com/redbrick.bristol/videos/247385935668061/) DIY MEDIA IN THE NEWS Russell Brand has a new podcast Vimeo launches a new 360' video channel FRESH 360 along with a wealth of free video-making tutorial NEW FREE MEDIA-MAKING TOOLS Black Magic's Da Vinci Resolve video editing and colourising suite is now free. But you need a BEAST of a computer to run it. And that costs. We use Editshare's Lightworks, an open source project and their free version is excellent for SD video-editing. APPS WE MENTION Video-making : iMOVIE for iOS, MOVIEMAKER for Windows, PHOTOSHOP Express (all platforms) and SNAPSEED (all platforms) Image-making: we still love CANVA Audio : Auphonic's free online audio processor (limited to 2 hours, but it is magic, really) and live audio-streaming programme Spreaker. Social audio: Podrover Blog-Writing: Portent helps you craft better blog headlines PODCASTS WE'RE LISTENING TO KYLE : "Homecoming" by Gimlet Media STEPHEN: "Pre-suasion: A Revolutionary Way to Influence and P