AU Students Honored at Pulitzer

WASHINGTON, DC, 16 October 2015 — Legendary CBS television correspondent Marvin Kalb addresses a crowd at the Cosmos Club in the nation’s capital. The event was held to honor the latest winners of overseas reporting fellowships from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. Kalb is a Senior Advisor at the Center. Among those winners were […]

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40 Years of Visual History at AU

WASHINGTON, DC, 15 October 2015 — This is my dining room. No food. Just pictures. A small part of the collection whose use I am donating to the library at American University. Nearly 40 years of visual history from Latin America, the Caribbean, the Persian Gulf, Africa, Iraq, Afghanistan, this week will become part of […]

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Technology Revolution in Medellin

MEDELLIN, Colombia, 29 September 2015 — With colleagues Gumersindo Lafuente and Gina Morelo, I discuss the revolution in technology that has made Backpack Video Journalism a reality today. The panel was held at Medellin’s Universidad EAFIT. (Photos by David Estrada Larrañeta)

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Sell Your Videos on the Web

WASHINGTON, DC, 3 May 2015 — Internet marketing expert Bruce Jones (right) outlines some of  his techniques on how to sell videos on the Internet. Bruce will be featured in our June 4-7 Video Workshop in Washington, DC. We’ll Skype in Bruce from his Boston home to discuss how to market videos once they’re done. […]

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Three Weeks to Register for Video Workshop

WASHINGTON, DC, 29 April 2015 — Only three weeks left to register for the June 4-7 Video Workshop With Bill Gentile. Veterans get 20% discount. Don’t miss this four-day immersion in the craft of visual storytelling. You will learn to: Articulate story ideas. Capture powerful images and clean sound. Recognize and cultivate dramatic story arcs. […]

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Video Workshop Registration Ends 18 February

WASHINGTON, DC, 31 January 2015 — Registration for the March 5-8 Video Workshop in Washington, DC, ends at midnight of Wednesday 18 February. See for details. At our four-day immersions into the visual storytelling language, you will: • Learn to articulate story ideas. • Capture powerful images and clean sound. • Recognize and cultivate […]

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