Images From Day 3 of Video Journalism Workshop

WASHINGTON, DC, 8 December 2012 — Here are some images from Day 3 of our four-day event. Above, assistant Brad Allgood looks over work by Ivan Mejia. (Photo by Bruce Jones.) Above, the group at work. (Photo by Bruce Jones.) Above, it’s getting late. (Photo by Bruce Jones.) Above, Ann Puderbaugh at work. (Photo by […]

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Images From Day 2 of Video Journalism Workshop

WASHINGTON, DC, 7 December 2012 — Here are a few images from Day 2 of our four-day event. Above, Karen Smith-Hupp shoots part of her story on a veteran couple who are honoring service members around the world at a war memorial in the capital. (Photo by Bruce Jones.) Above, Karen interviews the couple. (Photo […]

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Video Journalism Workshop Launches

WASHINGTON, DC, 6 December 2012 — Bruce Jones makes images during the Video Journalism Workshop which are intensive, four-day immersions in the craft of “backpack journalism” defined as character-driven television/web productions with hand-held digital cameras by a single practitioner. The workshops cover the gamut of this storytelling craft from the genesis and shaping of story […]

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Essential Video Journalism Field Manual in Final Edit

WASHINGTON, DC, 4 December 2012 — Here’s the latest version of my “Essential Video Journalism Field Manual,” which we’ll be using for this week’s workshop. This new version measures 7X10 inches, making it an ideal companion in your backpack every time you head out to the field. After final revisions this week, my colleague Bruce […]

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Watch “Through Their Eyes,” Trailer in HD

WASHINGTON, DC, 24 November 2012 — This is the trailer of our upcoming film, “Through Their Eyes,” about six American University students who studied in Cuba during fall semester 2011. Click HERE to watch it in high definition on Vimeo. Get to know this diverse group of students as they explore Cuba. Each changes in […]

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Answers to Questions Regarding “Using a Tripod” Video

WASHINGTON, DC, 17 November 2012 — I’ve received a number of questions regarding the kind of tripod that I use in my recent blog post, “Essential Video Journalism Tutorial, ‘Using a Tripod’.” You can see that video HERE. So here are the specific models and the urls for ordering them at B&H Photo/Video in New […]

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