May 18-23 2003 Multimedia Training
North Gate Hall, UC Berkeley
The Knight Digital Media Center's Multimedia Reporting and Convergence Workshop, May 18-23, 2003, 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.
Application deadline was Jul 19, 2003 12 a.m.
Some presentations from this workshop were webcast live.
Archived webcasts may be viewed below.
The following people attended this workshop as "fellows."
- Jackie Barron
- Lawrence Budd
- Robbie Evans
- Crystal Marshall
- Mitch Mckenney
- Debbie Noda
- Mark Rogers
- Molly Thompson
- Charles Williams
- Jeffrey Young
- Amanda Zamora
- Bruce Mclean
Workshop participants often produce multimedia web sites as part of their instruction.
In most cases, these demonstration web sites are available for public viewing.
The proliferation of electronic communications has diminished the use of non-verbal communications - such as touches and gestures - between people. Intel researcher Eric Paulos is developing a high-tech device called "connexus" to revivie this fading form of personal interaction.
Motes are a new form of sensor technology that allows scientists to monitor changes in the natural environment.
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