I attended one of these workshops a couple years ago and it was great. Happy to chat if you want more info. Details below!
The Multimedia Reporting and Convergence Workshop offers intensive
training that covers all aspects of multimedia news production; from
basic storyboarding to hands-on instruction with hardware and software
for production of multimedia stories. Participants will be organized
into teams to report on a pre-arranged story in the Bay Area, and then
construct a multimedia presentation based on that coverage.
Participants are taught skills they need to produce quality multimedia
• Video recording and editing
• Photography and audio slideshows
Audio recording and editing • Voice coaching for narration or stand-
ups • Photoshop and Web design concepts • Producing Adobe Flash
interactive story graphics
May 2011 multimedia workshop applications must be received by March
25, 2011 at 11:59 p.m. PST.
WHO SHOULD APPLY: Professional print and broadcast journalists who
want to develop multimedia skills to support their publication’s web
COST: The fellowship covers all lodging, meals, and instruction costs.
Cost of travel to the workshop must be paid by the applicant’s news
HOW TO APPLY: An online application form and instructions are
available at: http://multimedia.journalism.berkeley.edu/workshops/apply/
Applicants need to register with the site to begin an application
(valid e-mail address required). Applications can be saved and
completed in several sessions.
If you have any questions, please see our Frequently Asked Questions
at http://multimedia.journalism.berkeley.edu/training/faq or contact
Alisha Diego Klatt, program specialist, at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (510) 642-3892.
*Organizational investment commitment required as a part of