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Golden Appple Award from Udemy


I’m happy to announce I have been honored by Udemy.com, an onlne learning website that allows instructors to host courses.  I received a Golden Apple Award as Studio Outstanding Citizen, Sept. 5, 2013.

The announcement was made on a blog for instructors in the Udemy Studio, a Facebook group for instructors from around the world where they can share ideas and receive feed back as they prepare their online courses.
I was honored along with Janice Fraser for course, Startup How To:  7 Steps in Creating a Successful Products, and Philp Ebiner, as instructor of the month.

My course, Video Promo Essentials – Shoot, edit and share video online, is due out this fall.
Course description:  Learn from a professional multimedia journalist how to create a quality promo video with your iPhone, iPad, the camera on your laptop computer or any digital video camera.  Learn more. . .

Udemy company facts from Bloomberg Businessweek
History of Udemy.com
New York Times story 
BBC:  Has the internet sparked an educational revolution? 

2013 Teaching Stats from Udemy.com

My online course Video Promo Essentials  had 637 students from over 9 countries in 2013!

Learn more about my first online course Video Promo Essentials.

“I had never really considered creating a video resume until I took this course. At first I was a bit hesitant, because I figured it would require purchasing professional grade equipment/software, but the course uses iMovie and demonstrates how to use smart phones, etc. Kudo’s to Jannet.”
–  Dr. Richard Feenstra.[/superquote]

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Go to Dublin Academy to learn more about Jannet’s online courses.


2013: Rejections to Opportunities


Just a note of thanks to everyone that has helped me in 2013.

May all your rejections be turned into opportunities in 2014!

Best wishes,

Here’s a few of my highlights for 2013:

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Jannet Walsh, of Murdock, Minnesota,  is an award winning photojournalist and photographer with more than 20 years of experience capturing images, both still photographs and video. She is a former employee of The New York Times Company, working at a regional newspaper, Star-Banner, in Ocala, Florida.  Jannet’s work has appeared around the world.  View her photographs in a newspaper in Oslo, Norway.   Read more. . .

Educated – She has a Master of Arts in visual communication from Ohio University, one of the nation’s premier programs for photojournalism.  Her undergraduate degree is in mass communication from St. Cloud State University.  She has also received two fellowships from The Poynter Institute related to multimedia.

Worked and lived in Europe – Jannet owned and operated her own photo agency based in Sittard, the Netherlands, as a freelance photographer for Limburgs Dagblad, Herleen, the Netherlands, a daily Dutch language newspaper; had a portrait contract with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization(NATO) at Geilenkirchen NATO Air Base, Germany and other Dutch language publications. Jannet established a Dutch registered photo agency called JWK Foto, and is a former member of Dutch Association of Photojournalists. Click to view Linkedin profile and recommendations. 

Video Promo Essentials – Shoot, edit and share video online!

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By Jannet Walsh

Video Promo Essentials – Shoot, edit and share video online!

Learn from a professional multimedia journalist how to create a quality promo video with your iPhone, iPad, the camera on your laptop computer or any digital video camera. The course will be hosted online at udemy.com, a website for online learning with experts from around the world teaching about what they know best.

iOgrapher – The new iOgrapher designed by David Basulto for making an iPad Mini a movie rig will be featured, along with a do-it-your-self iPhone tripod mount, and a hardware store lighting kit, all for making a great promo video!


The clover logo was designed by artist Brenda Flynn, an old friend and former colleague.  She is  known for her  logo designs, story illustrations and web graphics.  Brenda is available for design assignments.

The motion graphic intro was done by fellow udemy.com instructor Phil Ebiner and is featured in his course on how to create a video intro at udemy.com!


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Video Promo Essentials – Shoot, edit and share video online! – by Jannet Walsh from Jannet Walsh on Vimeo.