A recent survey found that despite heavy investment in online news video, viewers aren't that interested. Nor is video likely to replace text anytime soon or become a major source of cash for newsrooms.
Experimenting with 360-degree video means confronting lots of questions, from finding the most affordable gear to figuring out how to hold the camera. Here are a few practical tips for getting started.
Filmmaker and former Washington Post reporter Pierre Kattar outlines some of the necessary factors all aspiring video journalists should keep in mind, from successful production to keeping audiences engaged.