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Life Editor Ivan Lajara talks about living in the Hudson Valley, language, the Web, cats and even politics. But he shouldn't.

Friday, August 31, 2012

'Eastwooding' takes off

Our friends at the Denver Post note that, from this:
The Internet has produced this:
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Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Barack Obama does Reddit 'Ask Me Anything'

DFM Chat on using images from social media

Overlook Mountain Instagram feed
Journalists, members of Digital First Media and pretty much everyone else who wants to - are going to be taking part on the weekly Twitter chat Wednesday at noon, Eastern Time.

Today we're talking about using photos from social media. Think Instagram, Pinterest, Flickr, Picasa, Twitter photos, Facebook, Tumblr. Can you just put them in a Storify and post them in your site? What issues arise from grabbing a social photo feed? Bring your questions and concerns.

The live feed is posted below. But you can also follow the chat here or here or also here. And you can also check out past chats over here.

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Monday, August 27, 2012

Hudson Valley politicians, in gifs

Sunday, August 26, 2012

I thought the fly moving around the 'THIRTEEN' during Nature was a cool effect. Then it flew away.

Sandvengers

Nobody understands Emo Llama

WHAT?

Tube

I SEE YOU!

Saturday, August 25, 2012

Pond

#nofilter

Fork on the road

No swimming

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

DFM chat on Twitter strategies for journalists

Journalists, members of Digital First Media and pretty much everyone else who wants to - are going to be taking part on the weekly Twitter chat Wednesday at noon, Eastern Time.

Today we're talking about Twitter strategies and tips for journalists.

The live feed is posted below. But you can also follow the chat here or here or also here. And you can also check out past chats over here.

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Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Midtown #KingstonNY Farmer's Market

Monday, August 20, 2012

Kingston Artists' Soapbox Derby 2012

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Sunday, August 19, 2012

Cloud

Sunflower

Ready to roll

Or is it????

Saturday, August 18, 2012

Salad

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

DFM chat on how journalists can cultivate an engaged community

Journalists, members of Digital First Media and pretty much everyone else who wants to - are going to be taking part on the weekly Twitter chat Wednesday at noon, Eastern Time.

Today we're talking about how journalists can cultivate an engaged community and why. Bring your toolbox.

The live feed is posted below. But you can also follow the chat here or here or also here. And you can also check out past chats over here.

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Tuesday, August 14, 2012

5 Twitter questions with the Foursquare mayor of the Kingston sinkhole

Monday, August 13, 2012

And Yellowtail ceviche

I just one of these.

Sunday, August 12, 2012

#cloudporn

Bridge

Wilcox Park, avoiding #closingceremony

Thursday, August 9, 2012

#DFM HQ

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

DFM chat on aggregation

Photo by Raoul Trifan, used under Creative Commons license.
Journalists, members of Digital First Media and pretty much everyone else who wants to - are going to be taking part on the weekly Twitter chat Wednesday at noon, Eastern Time.

Today we're talking about the value and values of aggregation and its dos and don'ts.

The live feed is posted below. But you can also follow the chat here or here or also here. And you can also check out past chats over here.

If you want to chime in, just post a tweet with the hashtag "#dfmchat" so it can automatically.

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Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Pete Seeger at 'The Colbert Report'

Folk legend and Beacon resident Pete Seeger stopped at 'The Colbert Report' and spoke with Stephen Colbert about splitting logs, his life and activism.


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Seeger, 93, also performed 'Quite Early Morning':

The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
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Saturday, August 4, 2012

Ride at #ucfair

Sunflowers with SUNY @newpaltz background

...O #ucfair

Mohonk from the #ucfair Ferris wheel

#ucfair

Thursday, August 2, 2012

The 'The'

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

DFM chat on the role of journalists on Twitter

You are not supposed to alter Twitter's logo. BAD IMAGE!
Journalists, members of Digital First Media and pretty much everyone else who wants to - are going to be taking part on the weekly Twitter chat Wednesday at noon, Eastern Time.

Today we're talking about the role, range and responsibilities of journalists on Twitter.

The live feed is posted below. But you can also follow the chat here or here or also here. And you can also check out past chats over here.

If you want to chime in, just post a tweet with the hashtag "#dfmchat" so it can automatically.

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