Mar 16-21 2005 Multimedia Training
North Gate Hall, UC Berkeley
The Knight Digital Media Center's Multimedia Reporting and Convergence Workshop, March 16-21, 2005, offers intensive, short course multimedia training for mid-career journalists. The workshop covers all aspects of multimedia news production, from basic storyboarding to the incorporation of multimedia features in storytelling. Participants are taught the technical skills they need to produce quality multimedia stories including audio/video recording and editing, Flash graphics, digital cameras, Photoshop and web design concepts. Guest speakers discuss the future of journalism, the role of technology and the importance of audience engagement.
A series of presentations on new media and multimedia storytelling featuring Noah Glass of Odeo and Audioblogger; Andria Ruben McCool of Keyhole; Regina McCombs of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune; Bill Gannon of Yahoo!; Craig Newmark of craigslist; Amy Hill of the Center for Digital Storytelling; Terry Moore of the Orange County Register; Mary Miller of the Exploratorium, and Rob Curley of the Lawrence Journal-World.
Application deadline was Mar 2, 2005 12 a.m.
Some presentations from this workshop were webcast live.
Archived webcasts may be viewed below.
The following presentations were provided to workshop participants but not publicly webcast.
The following people attended this workshop as "fellows."
- Lex Alexander
- Jennifer Baldwin
- Amanda Barrett
- Tracy Everbach
- Janice Lindsey
- Roland Martin
- Michael Mccarter
- Lori Mirrer
- Fred Nelson
- Christina Nunez
- Shannon O.Neill
- Constance Parten
- Becky Risch
- John Russial
- Scott Steepleton
Workshop participants often produce multimedia web sites as part of their instruction.
In most cases, these demonstration web sites are available for public viewing.
3D moving imagery allows users to feel as if they were in ancient Cairo, Egypt.
Berkeley professor Tyrone Hayes turns his childhood interests into a career in environmental science.
UC Berkeley researchers are using virtual reality to determine the best design for public spaces.
UC Berkeley scientists think the tuco-tuco, a furry little burrowing rodent in the southwestern Argentina river valley, might help them answer important questions about why some animals live in groups rather than by themselves.
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