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The Best Camera: Smart Phone Photography & Videography 

Time: August 3, 11:30 a.m.

Session Description

In the well-known words of photographer Chase Jarvis, “The best camera is the one that’s with you.” Learn principles of creating and managing professional videos and photos for social media with your smart phone.

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Sherry Ludington
College of Communication and Information

As a videographer for the CCI marketing team, Sherry Ludington prepares videos for student orientation, college websites, and social media. For the past four years, Sherry has been attending the University of Tennessee in the College Scholars Program focusing on documentary filmmaking, which combines cinema studies and journalism, and is currently working on her capstone project. Having worked with all types of professional video equipment, Sherry still loves creating content with her phone.


Russ Hollingsworth
Director of Video Production
Office of Communications and Marketing

Russ Hollingsworth directs a staff of video production specialists and producers that create video content promoting the university’s brand, goals, and initiatives. Russ has nearly 35 years of video and television experience—11 years at WATE-TV (Knoxville), two years at WLWT-TV (Cincinnati), and the last 21 years in his current department at the University of Tennessee. He has two degrees from Rocky Top—a bachelor’s degree in communications/broadcasting (1986) and a master’s in communications (2002).