Smartphone journalism: Audio

Smartphones offer a simple and flexible way to record, edit and send audio. But when it comes to audio there are few things you need to be aware of to help you get broadcast-standard recordings – such as not talking directly into the microphone. 

 

Watch this video – on an iPhone X running iOS 13 – for tips that should help you get great results, whichever smartphone you’re using. 

 

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