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Week 13 — Dec. 4 & 6

In Class: —Work on Videos and Final Projects on Monday —Blog Presentations Begin Wed. Dec. 6 Assignments: —Video Post due Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 10 p.m. —Blog Presentations in class Wed. Dec. 6 and Mon. Dec. 11 —Final Projects due at 5 p.m. … Continue reading

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Week 12 — Nov. 27 & 29

In Class: —Looking at previous student video projects —Going around and talking to each of you about your Video Projects —Outline Final Post —Outline Blog Presentations: Here’s what I’m looking for. Assignments: —Video Post due Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 10 p.m. —Blog … Continue reading

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Week 10 — Nov. 6 & 8

In Class: –Bring camera, video recording device, connection cords and headphones to class —So, what makes web video unique and powerful? —Here are some tips on shooting quality web video —And here are some specific tips for shooting video on your smartphone —In class … Continue reading

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Week 9

In Class: –Bring camera, audio recording device (your phone), connection cords and headphones to class —Audio Reporting —Audio Editing with Audacity –Step-By-By Guide: Getting audio from recorder to your WordPress Blog —Finish In-Class Audio Exercise Some great audio segments from previous students: … Continue reading

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Week 8 — Oct. 23 & 25

In Class: –Bring camera, audio recording device (your phone), connection cords and headphones to class —Listen to this haunting segment from WNYC’s Snap Judgement —Audio Reporting —Audio Editing with Audacity –Step-By-By Guide: Getting audio from recorder to your WordPress Blog —In-Class Audio … Continue reading

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Week 7—Oct. 16 & 18

In Class: —Finish In Class Photo Assignment —Why friends and family aren’t good sources —Tips for your photo gallery post —Discuss Post 7: Photo Gallery —Listen to this great segment from This American Life —Audio Reporting —Audio Editing with Audacity –Step-By-By Guide: Getting audio … Continue reading

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Week 6—Oct. 9 & 11

In Class: —General Suggestions So Far –Writing leads –Intro to simple web analytics –Social media and journalism —Can You Teach Photography? –Incorporating Photography into your Reporting –Tips for Better Smartphone Photography –In Class Photo Assignment —Tips for writing great leads Assignments: … Continue reading

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