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Shoot it live enters Norway

Pressmeddelande   •   Sep 08, 2010 00:42 CEST

Shoot it live has quickly established itself as the leading service for live publishing of photos in Sweden and Denmark and it is now time to offer Norwegian newspapers Shoot it live

Norwegian newspapers are in the forefront in terms of live reporting by using twitter, chat and live-TV. In proportion to the population Norwegian tabloids are among the world's largest newspapers on the web. Therefore Voogly AB is now launching Shoot it live on the Norwegian market and welcome Eirik H. Urke as Country Manager in Norway. Eirik has background as a journalist, web editor, and photographer and also holds frequent lectures on the future of photojournalism.

- With the introduction of the web, social media and new technologies Norwegian photojournalists are more likely than ever to improve photojournalism. Shoot it live is a service that allows faster and more important photos that can be monetized and Norwegian newspapers are ready for live publishing, says Eirik H. Urke, Country Manager Norway, Shoot it live

- We are very pleased that Eirik is our Country Manager in Norway and we look forward to soon be able to present our first Norwegian Shoot it live customers, says Martin Levy, Founder and CEO Voogly / Shoot it live.

Shoot it live helps newspapers to live publish professional photos and video clips

The service is intended for websites, where on-the-field photographers publish photos and video clips of current events live as they unfold, from any location with 3G coverage.

Shoot It Live / Voogly AB (previously Livebloggen) was founded 2008 and is today used by Scandinavia’s largest newspapers in their online publications.