Reporting Techniques - Reporting with Gestures

Kelsey00When reporters use motions and gestures to tell a story, they appeal to 65 percent of the population who are visual learners.

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Writing in Stereo - The Print to Broadcast Rewrite

WiSLogo10Every day radio and television news reporters scan their morning newspapers and rewrite print news to broadcastnews style. 

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Writing in Stereo - The Local or School Angle

WiSLogo10Getting the local or school angle on a national story is an essential broadcast journalism task. 

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Imaginary Friends and Fiends

dannyWhen I was growing up in the 1950’s, I had a backyard full of imaginary friends. The neighbors, in fact, were often surprised to learn that my parents had only one child.

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Imaginary Realms

HogwartsHogwarts. Oz. Narnia. Wonderland. Isla de Muerta. Film and literature have afforded us a colorful glimpse of distant places that, in the words of Captain Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribbean, can only be found by those who already know where they are.

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LipDub 101 - Get your whole school involved!

UVIC00The room was filled with anticipation – it had been almost one full month since we had all been together. 

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Reporting Using Voice

Harrington00A reporter’s voice affects the meaning of a report. Reporters communicate the story through tone and emphasis of the key facts.

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Voice Overs-What it is and how to do them well

GG00Voice overs are the main stays of advertising, instruction and promotional videos, television programs and feature films.

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