Philip Bromwell

Digital Native Content Editor at RTÉ

Philip is one of the world’s leading mobile journalists and Digital Native Content Editor at RTÉ, Ireland’s national public service broadcaster. During a career in journalism spanning two decades, he has reported on a wealth of stories at home and abroad. Highlights include covering the Olympic Games in London and Rio, the Oscars, the refugee crisis and a rare assignment to Tibet.
Philip has consistently pushed the boundaries of “mojo” storytelling and has shot a multitude of news reports for RTÉ on his iPhone. He now leads a small team of mojo’s at the Irish broadcaster. The team creates original “digital first” stories on mobile devices for audiences which are increasingly consuming content on their phones.
Philip believes this is an exciting time for mobile journalism, with the potent combination of audience behaviour and technology changing how news is gathered, packaged and distributed. 

My Sessions

The Storytellers – 5 perspectives on “Story”

Bailey Allen Auditorium

It has never been more important to ensure stories are accurate, verified and fact checked. Investigative stories are have an equally important role to play. Leveraging the discreet nature of smartphones can open doors into stories and communities that full eng professional cameras cannot get access to and in the age of smartphones stories can […]


Workshop: The Secrets of Storytelling

Bailey Allen Auditorium

 In this workshop one of the world’s leading mobile journalists will share tips on how to tell a great story with your phone. Since 2013, Philip Bromwell has filmed dozens of news reports and features for RTÉ News on his iPhone, consistently pushing the boundaries of visual storytelling. He will discuss his approach to stories, […]