Tips for producing the perfect news video

Professor Judd Slivka of the Missouri School of Journalism offers tips to news editors searching for a strong multimedia component.

Judd Slivka | March 19, 2015

NICAR15 takeaways: When – and when not – to offer interactive content

A panel at the recent NICAR 2015 conference offered tips for deciding when to build an interactive. 

Elisa Tinsley | March 11, 2015

Matt Waite suggests guidelines for drone journalism

Waite, founder of the Drone Journalism Lab, has some tips and insight for journalists interested in using drones for reporting.

Jessica Weiss | March 05, 2015

Land your first broadcast job with these tips for creating a resume reel

Reel Reporting offers workshops for job-seeking broadcast journalists, helping them to shoot their demo reels for prospective employers. Co-founder Stephanie Tsoflias offers a few tips here.   

Margaret Looney | February 09, 2015

How newsrooms are experimenting with virtual reality

Once associated largely with gaming, virtual reality is now being used to provide immersive experiences into news stories. 

Jessica Weiss | January 28, 2015

Five live-streaming tools for journalists

An overview of some of the top live-streaming tools being used by journalists, from citizens to newsrooms.   

Jessica Weiss | January 26, 2015

Which Google Chrome extensions journalists should be using

In this week's CIMA Digital Media Mash Up, the best Google Chrome extensions for journalists to use, which media outlets decided to show Charlie Hebdo images and more.

IJNet | January 09, 2015

How AJ+ covered Ferguson with just a mobile device

AJ+, Al Jazeera's new digital news outlet, has reported from some of the year’s biggest U.S. news events with little more than an iPhone.

Jessica Weiss | December 15, 2014

The best apps to film and edit mobile video like a pro

International media consultant and journalism professor Robb Montgomery shares the best filming and editing apps for mobile journalism.

IJNet | December 08, 2014

Five steps for shooting the perfect sit-down interview

Before filming a sit-down interview, make sure you've chosen the right environment and considered every possible outlier.

MJ Daoud | November 26, 2014