Chris Snider teaches digital media in Des Moines, Iowa

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How to edit 360 video in Premiere

I recently purchased a Ricoh Theta S 360 video camera, which lets you dive into the world of 360 video for less than $350. Compare this to the thousands of dollars that you could spend to put together a 360 video rig using GoPro cameras (which I hope to do[…]

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High schoolers prefer Snapchat, Instagram

I spoke at the Iowa High School Press Association fall conference Thursday (Oct. 29, 2015) in Iowa City about how their publications could use Snapchat. Which means two things: 1. I had Vine wings. 2. I did a survey of the high school students who attended my breakout session. When[…]

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Big Ten football social media power rankings

We’re halfway through the college football season, and it’s clear who is emerging as the best teams on the field. But which Big Ten teams are taking advantage of social media to rally their fans. Here’s a look at the Big Ten football teams with the most followers on the[…]

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NHL teams on Snapchat

There are currently 26 of 30 NHL teams on Snapchat, the ephemeral social media and messaging app. NHL teams post content to their “My Story” and fans can view photos and videos for up to 24 hours. Teams without a Snapchat account as of Dec. 15, 2015, are the Boston[…]

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NBA teams on Snapchat

There are currently 28 of 30 NBA teams on Snapchat. The only NBA teams without a Snapchat account as of Feb. 9, 2016, were the Orlando Magic and Toronto Raptors. The National Basketball League has a Snapchat account of it’s own. Follow “nba” to keep up with that’s happening throughout[…]

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MLB teams on Snapchat

Major League Baseball has fully embraced Snapchat, with 29 of 30 MLB teams having an official account on the social network (well, if you count MrMet as the New York Mets official account). The only team not on Snapchat – at least as far as I can tell: the St.[…]

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