How to Tell Your Family History Story with Video – Genealogy Gems Podcast Episode 245

How to Tell Your Family History Story with Video – Genealogy Gems Podcast Episode 245

AUDIO ONLY PODCAST – Genealogy Gems Podcast Episode 245 with Lisa Louise Cooke September 2020. Click SHOW MORE for all the notes for this episode.

Don’t just gather genealogical information. Take the time to tell your ancestors’ stories!
Video is the perfect medium for sharing your family’s history. It captures the interest of the eyes and the ears. In this episode my special guest is Kathy Nielsen. She’s a librarian from California who recently started creating videos. She’s going to walk you through the simple yet effective process she followed. Then I will share additional things to consider and strategies that you can use.

If you’re not interested in creating a video, that’s OK. Today’s episode will make you a better storyteller and will provide you with inspiring story examples by other genealogists.

Elevenses with Lisa Episode 14 – Creating Family History Story Videos
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After listening to this episode, watch Elevenses with Lisa episode 16 How to Make a Video with Adobe Spark to learn how to make videos quickly and easily for free

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Originally posted 2020-09-21 20:24:24.