The Sunday Times Magazine is renowned for open range of subject matter with its comprehensive form of journalism. Although only a mere magazine included in its counterpart, The Sunday Times, the magazine has included many famous photographers and journalists alike. Its magazine features often include a spread of an image that is usually rather painful to look … More Documentary Photography: Appraisal.
My curation of the road to the Hobbit can be found here.
As publications sought after accuracy, sub editing is a big part of journalism. This session consisted of looking in to the importance of sub editing and why as journalists it is not only ideal but essential for us to practice sub editing. What is Sub-Editing: A Sub-Editor goes through written copy to make sure that it’s ready … More Digital Journalism: Sub-Editing for Online.
For this week’s session, we had a look at the breakdown of one the assignments what is required for this module which is the curation of a story. Here, we were shown a program that many journalists use to keep up to date with a story that can run from weeks on end; this was … More Digital Journalism: Curation.
As a modern day journalist’s research usually begins with a web search, it is vital that we use this as a starting point for our module hand-ins this semester; specifically for the curation of a story for two weeks where must gather as much information as possible from a variety of sources. In order to achieve … More Digital Journalism: RSS, Deep Search and Information Gathering.
As part of the module for this semester, it is required that we plan and post a Live Blog of an event we have chosen. For this week we were asked to plan the Live Blog in detail which ranged from pitching the idea, to devising an action plan of what we will want to … More Digital Journalism: Planning Live Blog.
In the tutorial today we looked in to Live Blogging and the different software that can be used during a live blog. The idea for this session was to show us the different ways in which we could live blog an event and how it is becoming a big part of journalism as many want … More Digital Journalism: Live Blogging.
This particular tutorial for the Digital Journalism Module mainly focused on using and embedding audio. We were then given a problem solving task that introduced us to the basics and audio recording and embedding; splitting us in to groups of four where we had to work out the best method of recording a short discussion … More Digital Journalism: Using and Embedding Audio.
* Well, to start off the day in a bit of a rush, the taxi was 20 minutes late from my student accommodation, therefore we have now missed the Women In Comics panel which is very annoying as I wanted to see this panel the most out of all the ones I have scheduled for … More Live Blog: Thought Bubble 2012
In addition to the start of my second year studying Photographic Journalism, we as students have been introduced to more advanced module of Digital Journalism. Within this module, we’ll explore a wide range of industrial practices whilst considering in depth the need of social media, along with campaigns and other journalistic content such as words and images. … More Digital Journalism: Live Blog Events & What Kind of Journalist Are You?