Quite a useful primer. -JL
Target audience: Nonprofits, social change organizations, educators, foundations, individuals. This is part of Creating Media, our ongoing series designed to help nonprofits and other organizations learn how to use and make media.
With millions of videos floating around on the Web, I’d like to make the case today for a genre that has received far too little attention: digital storytelling.
Digital storytelling is a craft that uses the tools of digital technology to tell stories about our lives. Done properly, storytelling can be a powerful, evocative way of communicating themes and stories, often touching us in deeper ways than one-dimensional videos that rarely probe beneath the surface of people’s lives
Via Jim Lerman, Jim Harmon, John Evans