Video from How Reuters used social media in Iran to source video | Editors’ Blog

Earlier this week Reuters’ global editor Greg Beitchman told an industry debate on the future of video that the agency wants to make more of its raw film footage available to clients.

Speaking to in the video below, Beitchman explains how Reuters used social media, particularly Twitter, to source raw video footage from Iran during its coverage of the post-election protests:

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Posted via web from Gary Austin

~ by Gary Austin on March 10, 2010.

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