May 18-23 2008 Multimedia Training
North Gate Hall, UC Berkeley
The Knight Digital Media Center's Multimedia Reporting and Convergence Workshop, May 18-23 2008, 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.
Featured speakers TBA.
UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism lecturers Jane Stevens, Paul Grabowicz, Ellen Seidler, Samantha Grant, Marilyn Pittman, Scot Hacker and Jeremy Rue present the workshop’s core multimedia curriculum.
Application deadline was Apr 11, 2008 11:59 p.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."
- Laura Bischoff
- Karl Mondon
- Scott Anderson
- Therese Tran
- Kati Bexley
- Katharine Kimball
- Penelope Carrington
- Chris Walton
- Pam Leblanc
- Miguel Castro
- Scott Ferrell
- Martha Irvine
- Sanjay Bhatt
- Jessica Goldfin
- Rachael Myrow
- Daniel Vasquez
- Sasha Aslanian
- Eric Seals
- Laura Mcclure
- Aman Ali
- Lydia Chavez
- Mark Glaser
Workshop participants often produce multimedia web sites as part of their instruction.
In most cases, these demonstration web sites are available for public viewing.
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