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BIG camera videojournalism with a small camera

As video cameras have gotten smaller, lighter and cheaper, it’s now possible to do full-featured video packages with smartphones such as the iPhone.  I showed attendees at the Excellence in Journalism convention some of the trials and tribulations of doing … Continue reading

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Surprise!!!

Award-winning KARE-11 TV reporter Boyd Huppert was back at the Excellence in Journalism convention again this year, giving his audience tips on video storytelling.  In this video he describes how storytellers should let viewers discover surprises, not by telling them, … Continue reading

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“Mic a dog”

At the Video Storytelling Bootcamp at the Excellence in Journalism Convention in Fort Lauderdale, CBS photojournalist, Les Rose, talked about the importance of sound.  Using the idea of “mic a dog,” he said put a microphone on anything that is … Continue reading

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