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Tips for producing a good video

I’ve created a pdf of tips for producing a good video … also available in the Handouts & Powerpoints section. It’s full of advice on how to plan, shoot and edit a news-documentary style video!

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Tips on shooting interviews and b-roll from Project: Report

Many of you are thinking about using video in your final projects. If you are one of these, you should definitely check out Project: Report, a program sponsored by YouTube and others that supports grassroots journalism. They have helpful little … Continue reading

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Tips for posting photo galleries or slideshows to Blogger

Blogger is pretty simplistic when it comes to dealing with media, but I’ve found a couple of work-arounds for those of you who want to be able to post galleries of your pictures! There seem to be two types of … Continue reading

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Tips for controlling how your text looks in WordPress

Some of you have mentioned your frustration with WordPress’s lack of flexibility when it comes to formatting text! There are some good (if frustrating) reasons for this … one of them being that they have tried to assure that your … Continue reading

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