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Chapter 16 Takeaways

Kobre Chapter 16 – Marketing a Story review -Get the story -Shoot first, sell later -Solid journalism, audience interest…but yes, sexy sells -$ for multimedia work is not great -Each publication is different and has different needs -Also think of … Continue reading

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Ethics Talk

The basics: Be clear, upfront and honest about who you are and what you are doing. “Recognize that gathering and reporting information may cause harm or discomfort. Pursuit of information is not a license for arrogance.” Tell everyone you interview, … Continue reading

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Last Quiz on Thurs, April 11

Review with attention to video: -Read Kobre Chap 5 – Camera Basics and browse http://www.kobreguide.com/content/videojournalism#chap5 -Read Kobre Chap 6 – Camera Exposure and Handling and browse http://www.kobreguide.com/content/videojournalism#chap6 -Read Kobre Chap 7 – Light and Color -Read Kobre Chap 10 – … Continue reading

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Chapter 2 Preview

Tips on the Art of Story Hunting 1. From news stories Example: John “House” Taylor, the 6′ 11″, 500 lb football player CBS21 (Aug 23, 2012) to Yahoo Sports, Deadspin, SBNation, etc to New York Times (Sept. 6, 2012) Here … Continue reading

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Chapter 2 Review – Finding and Evaluating a Story

Tips for the Art of Story Hunting 1. From news stories Example: John “House” Taylor, the 6′ 11″, 500 lb football player CBS21 (Aug 23, 2012) to Yahoo Sports, Deadspin, SBNation, etc to New York Times (Sept. 6, 2012) Here … Continue reading

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Chapter 16 Takeaways

Kobre Chapter 16 – Marketing a Story -Get the story -Shoot first, sell later -Solid journalism, audience interest…but yes, sexy sells -$ for multimedia work is not great -Each publication is different and has different needs -Also think of non-news … Continue reading

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