Soundslides Projects – Fall 2014

Edward Timmons and Miranda Anderson Benjamin Banta and Andrew O’Neill Hannah Robinson and Esther Seville KC Schooner and Charlie McClain Jordan Blazovich and Nick Robinson Kaitlyn Camargo and Lauren Garrelts Max Renton and Brooklynn Gray Taylor Dilts and Louisa Wilkinson … Continue reading “Soundslides Projects – Fall 2014”

Look, Listen, Tell, and Show: Soundslides Assignment

Soundslides: Audio + Photos When you gather audio and photos for a news story, you are making the story more marketable. And as our guest speakers have told us, telling stories in multiple ways makes the story more accessible to … Continue reading “Look, Listen, Tell, and Show: Soundslides Assignment”

Student Work: Soundslides Projects

Alex Breckenridge and Scottie Melton Dani Esquivel and William Bailey Rachel Vliem and Rachel Wagner Brittany Hamilton and Sami Jo Heitsch Brett Kahler, Alex Landt, and Nichole Grady Boyd Deuel and Miles Englehart Denise Caskey and Jeff Nelson Chris Banks … Continue reading “Student Work: Soundslides Projects”

Audio Tips; Gathering Audio and Photos Together

Audio Tips As you finish your first audio editing project and you begin your Soundslides project, please consider these tips from previous students of COJO 3530. During the audio interview, leave a brief pause after the interviewee finishes answering a … Continue reading “Audio Tips; Gathering Audio and Photos Together”

COJO 3530: Soundslides Projects

Nikki Finnesand and Jamie Hageman Hannah Cox and Kelsey Tramp Alex Barrett and Clinton Boutelle John Denega Hailey Hawkes and Jessica Romero Josh Geiger and Chris Anselmo Chase Harmelink and Mady Gerard Ashlee Williams and Andee Novotny Nikkita Miller and … Continue reading “COJO 3530: Soundslides Projects”

COJO 3530, Weeks 10-11: Soundslides = Audio + Photos

Audio + Photos When you gather audio and photos for a news story, you are making the story more marketable. Your story can now be told with images, with sound, or with both. Not only will you have captions for … Continue reading “COJO 3530, Weeks 10-11: Soundslides = Audio + Photos”

COJO 3530, Week 2: Planning for Multimedia

This week, we will cover how to critically think about and plan for your multimedia stories. This involves a basic understanding of how and why each media platform is successful. We will discuss that today. On Friday, we will segue … Continue reading “COJO 3530, Week 2: Planning for Multimedia”

Wyoming Press Association Workshops

I’m excited and honored to present two new-media related workshops to the Wyoming Press Association. I’ve created a PowerPoint presentation for each workshop. Please download the slides and follow along. Tech for Web Reporting Gathering and Promoting News (and Yourself) … Continue reading “Wyoming Press Association Workshops”

Student Work: Individual Soundslides Projects

After their group Soundslides project, students were sent out on their own to complete an individual Soundslides project. Here are the projects: Sarah Alfred Patrick Pajak Alex Edwards Jordan Dixon Andie Knous Caleb Tillapaugh Megan Tanaka Tracey Rosenlund Jessica Peck … Continue reading “Student Work: Individual Soundslides Projects”

Student Work: Group Soundslides Projects

Students have been working hard in teams to create their first Soundslides project. Here’s the fantastic results: Alex Edwards & Ashlee Oslund Cody Hess & Patrick Pajak Marie Smith & Caleb Tillapaugh Rhanden Lind & Tracey Rosenlund Jordan Dixon & … Continue reading “Student Work: Group Soundslides Projects”

Soundslides: Audio + Photos

Audio + Photos When you gather audio and photos for a news story, you are making the story more marketable. Your story can now be told with images, with sound, or with both. Not only will you have captions for … Continue reading “Soundslides: Audio + Photos”

Intro. to Audio Reporting

Journalism oftentimes gives a voice to the voiceless. With audio journalism, you can hear the emotion, hear the ambient sounds, and hear the expressions of your sources. Now, we can do audio journalism online, and not just on the radio. … Continue reading “Intro. to Audio Reporting”

Student Work: Individual Soundslides Projects

For their final project, students individually completed a Soundslides slideshow. They reported, collected audio, and shot photos by themselves. Here’s their outstanding storytelling: Faryn Babbitt Tom Hesse Brooke Eades Tracie Perkins Dyann Diercks Courtney Wilhelm Adrienne Morency Jamie Crew Alexandria … Continue reading “Student Work: Individual Soundslides Projects”

Check A Few Things Off Your List

This class was intended to build and sharpen your multimedia storytelling skills. There is no doubt that you are better prepared in your careers now that you’ve taken this class. Some of you have overcome your fear of technology and … Continue reading “Check A Few Things Off Your List”

Student Work: Group Soundslides Projects

After a lot of hard work, my students completed their first Soundslides projects. Below is their fantastic work! Congrats to them for reporting and producing great stories that were waiting to be told in the Laramie community. Faryn Babbitt, Bailey … Continue reading “Student Work: Group Soundslides Projects”

Sample Assignment: Soundslides Project

As you prepare to submit your Soundslides Group Project, please take a look at an example below. The audio is lifted from Tom Hesse’s interview with Max D’Onofrio. The photos are lifted from various sources on the web. Obviously, I … Continue reading “Sample Assignment: Soundslides Project”

SoundSlides: Reporting with Audio and Photos

Audio + Photos When you gather audio and photos for a news story, you are making the story more marketable. Your story can now be told with images, with sound, or with both. Not only will you have captions for … Continue reading “SoundSlides: Reporting with Audio and Photos”