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A lot of people think that I just show up to events with my phone, hang out, have a good time, and share a couple pics. Maybe in its simplest form, but there really is quite a bit more to creating engaging content.

I decided to do a "What's In My Bag" post to show everyone what I am carrying around on my back so that I am ready to capture the moment. So here is the list of my gear from top left to bottom right:

- +Google Chromebook
- "Selfie" Stick
- +Oakley Sunglasses
- Phone case
- Battery Pack
- +Samsung USA Galaxy S3 Back-up phone
- +Motorola Mobility MotoX main phone with +Verizon Wireless unlimited data
- +BMW Motorsport lanyard
- Business cards
- Eyefi card
- Memory Cards
- GoPro suction mount
- +GoPro Hero 3 Whites
- Sony 50mm f/1.4
- +Sony a390 DSLR with kit lens
- Notebook, pens, and sharpies
- Chapstick
- Battery chargers
- GoPro waterproof and skeleton cases
- GoPro batteries
- Various GoPro mounts

This gear has served me well, but to increase my quality, I need to improve a few pieces of my equipment. Unfortunately, they are the most expensive ones. Here is what I have been looking to upgrade to when I secure a few more contracts:

- Canon 6D with 24-105L: My camera was a very good starter, but I need something with better dynamic range, clarity, and quality. Plus this one can take high-quality video.
- GoPro Hero 4 Black: I love my GoPros, but just as with my camera, better quality is needed to stand out from the rest.
- Microsoft Surface Pro 3: My Chromebook has been fantastic, but as I look to improve my content, I will need to be able to do more video editing and photo processing.

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Heading up to the +Red Bull Global Rallycross Press Day to support my buddy Geoff Sykes, driver of the +Sony +Action Cam #GRCLites car. 

You can follow him on social media here:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/geoffsykesracing
Twitter​: https://twitter.com/geoffreysykes
Instagram​: https://instagram.com/geoffsykes

If you are going to be attending the #RedBullGRC events today, please stop by and say hi!
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A great excerpt from this week's reading in my +UW (University of Washington) Certificate in Storytelling and Content Strategy program!
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Since it doesn't look like I will be going to the +North American International Auto Show in a couple weeks, I thought I would finally look back at my coverage of the +Los Angeles Auto Show.

I covered the show for the BMW Car Club of America on +Instagram, +Twitter, and on Facebook.

On Twitter, I had over 12,100 impressions on the main day of the show and almost 9,000 impression the following day. This is compared to the average impression rate of 2,400 per day. That is a 400% increase in impressions!

I posted a couple videos to Facebook of the new +BMW M X5 and X6 and they alone accumulated over 24,000 impressions!

Unfortunately the +Verizon Wireless reception in the Los Angeles Convention Center was not very good due to the amount of people in attendance, this greatly limited my posting and my quality of posts. I found myself rushing to get something posted up when I had reception.

Below are the #LAAutoShow‬ Instagram shots that I was able to post.

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Good thing +LinkedIn is so helpful for finding and creating new connections to help in my new career search! Thanks...?

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I am really excited to be editing my #GoPro footage of +BMW Motorsport's Bill Auberlen from the Coronado Speed Festival this past weekend! Both the video and audio turned out fantastic and it seems to be coming together quite nicely.

A huge thank you to +GoPro customer service who were able to turn around both my cameras from warranty service in less than a week! I would have been really disappointed if I didn't have my them for this and my trip to Lake Tahoe.

Keep your eyes open later this week. Hopefully I can get this video just the way I want and spread out over some major +BMW channels!

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#HireNateRisch   LinkedIn: http://goo.gl/gdz0u

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As I head into another week of +BMW USA Motorsport coverage at +Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, I decided to take a look at my personal Twitter analytics. If you didn't know, I promote my passion for +BMW M, +BMW Motorsport, and +Michelin USA on my twitter account.

When I looked at the metrics, I was rather surprised as the numbers were quite high!

190,000 Tweet Impressions
2,007 Profile Views

I reached over 190,000 +BMW enthusiasts in the last four weeks! It feels good to be one of the go-to places for #BMW‬ content.
You can follow me here >> https://twitter.com/NateRisch

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It was great to work with +BMWBLOG this past weekend on my review of the +Michelin USA Pilot Super Sports after 22,000 miles. It's awesome to see my work on a page that has 3.4 million Likes and over 1 million website visits per month! Hopefully we can work together again in the future.
I purchased a set of Michelin Pilot Super Sports for my 2002 BMW E46 M3. Here is the full review
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This weekend my trusty +Samsung Mobile USA Galaxy S3 entered hospice care due to a faulty power button. I've had this phone for three years and it has been fantastic. 

It's amazing that a mobile phone can be such a powerful and important tool for a profession, but without a good one, I can't produce and share great content. The other component is its connectivity. I have unlimited data with +Verizon Wireless for a stellar $66 a month and I use about 10 Gb on average! But unfortunately, if I get a new subsidized phone, I have to sign a new contract. Therefore I have to pay full price for a phone.

Since new unsubsidized phones are SO expensive, most of the top of the line phones were out of reach for me. Thus I had to settle on last years +Motorola Mobility Moto X. It has some great reviews with the only downside being the camera.

Fingers crossed that this new phone will allow me to continue to create great content! 

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Today I will be at the LA Auto Show to cover media day, especially the +BMW​ and +BMW USA​ Press Conference with the world premiere of the +BMW M​ X5 & X6. Plus I will be attending the +Porsche​, +Cadillac​, +Audi USA​, and +MINI​ press conferences.

I will be covering the show for the BMW Car Club of America on their social media channels:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/bmwcca
Facebook - www.facebook.com/bmwcca
Instagram - instagram.com/bmwcca

And on my own here:

Twitter - www.twitter.com/NateRisch
Instagram - instagram.com/NathanRisch
Vine - vine.co/Nate.Risch
Tumblr - naterisch.tumblr.com

If you are also going to be at the #LAAutoShow, please feel free to send me a message and we can try to meet up. I would love to chat!

Nate Risch at N8r Interactive Marketing
#HireNateRisch LinkedIn: http://goo.gl/gdz0u

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The Lure of Monterey Classic Car Week

As summer comes to an end, I take a look back at one of the biggest events in the automotive world in my BMW CCA Roundel Weekly featured article. This year I wasn't planning on going to Monterey Classic Car Week, but I was asked if I could cover the event for the BMW Car Club of America. It didn't take much twisting of my arm to convince me!

If you missed my earlier post about my #LOTAorBUST road trip campaign that I created for the trip, you can read it here:

https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/112460327099727891711/112460327099727891711/posts/gr8GWbtTDML

In a few days I will summarize my coverage of the week where I attended the +BMW USA Press Conference, Legends of the Autobahn, Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, and Festorics.

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Every August, some people will do anything to travel vast distances and rack up big credit-card debt in order to sit in long lines of traffic populated by the most beautiful automotive exotica you'll never see anywhere else but here in this space and time: the Monterey Classic-Car Week.
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I have been fortunate to get some great access to +BMW Motorsport, but I have never been able to get my +GoPro s into one of Team +BMW's race cars. A few weeks ago though, +BMW USA brought their BMW Classic motorsport trailer out to the Coronado Speed Festival and I finally got my chance.

The video I created was longer than I would normally want for a video like this, but I wanted to show two different editing styles. For the first lap I used multiple camera angles and switched between the shots when one was more interesting than the other. I personally like this style, especially if I had more cameras on hand, because I feel that it is more engaging to the viewer.

On the second lap, I overlaid one feed onto the other so that the viewer could watch one whole lap continuously. This is a good format for a track description video with the driver doing a voice over explaining the lap. These are great right around the race weekend because the viewer can get a good idea of how the track flows.

This video ended up tallying over 4000 views in the first day and was featured on BMW Car Club of America, +BMWBLOG+BIMMERPOST, and multiple other car media outlets.

A big thank you to Bill Auberlen for allowing me to get these #GoPro shots! I greatly appreciate it and hopefully I will get the chance to do more in the future.

Nate Risch at N8(r) Interactive Marketing
#HireNateRisch  LinkedIn: http://goo.gl/gdz0u 

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N8(r) Interactive Marketing provides brand management and marketing counsel and support, including marketing and social media communications across multiple platforms, brand image strategy and planning, product development, and advertisement coordination to a range of businesses.
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An enthusiastic, multi-faceted professional with expertise in product development, project management, and data analysis. My field of work is diverse with working on teams for sales, marketing, and engineering. My strengths include managing of people, projects, and data, designing of systems that are efficient and accurate, and relating to my customers, both internal and external. A proven team developer who can educate, coach, and motivate a group to achieve goals. I am interested in Brand Management and Marketing where I can utilize all of my skills to produce a successful product.

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