Robb Montgomery

mobile journalism author

Robb Montgomery is a professor of mobile journalism and the author of Smartphone Video Storytelling (Routledge – New York & London). He is an award-winning documentary filmmaker and former newspaper editor (Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune).

He teaches the diploma course in Digital Storytelling for the public information officers of the United Nations and trains reporters from CNN, The New York Times, Reuters, Channel News Asia, Belgian Public Television, Russ Media, Al Jazeera, and Singapore Press Holdings. His online courses (hosted by the Smart Film School) are used by journalism professors worldwide. 

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Events in past editions
#IJF19 / 6 april 2019

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of weat...

#IJF19 / 5 april 2019

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of weat...

#IJF18 / 13 april 2018

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of weat...

#IJF18 / 12 april 2018

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of weat...

#IJF17 / 7 april 2017

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of weat...

#IJF17 / 6 april 2017

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of weat...

#IJF16 / 9 april 2016

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of we...

#IJF16 / 8 april 2016

Sunrise film walk

Join Robb Montgomery for a photo walk through Perugia and discover firsthand how to start using your smartphone to find, capture and share pictures that tell stories. We will meet (regardless of we...

#IJF15 / 17 april 2015

Mobile reporting: video journalism

Upgrade your mobile video reporting toolkit with the best gear and story techniques: • Choose the best gear and apps for video reports • Film shots that are easy to edit • Create short form...