Now in Portuguese and Chinese: Reporter’s Guide to Multimedia Proficiency

A new translation of this guide is now available, thanks to the efforts of Alessandra de Falco, a journalism professor at Universidade Federal de São João del-Rei in Brazil. She uses the guide in her classes. Em Português:… Read More

Now printable! Reporter’s Guide to Multimedia Proficiency

Many, many people asked me to create a single PDF version of all 15 posts in my RGMP series on this blog. It’s done. Reporter’s Guide to Multimedia Proficiency (PDF; 536 KB) This 42-page document is fully linked… Read More

RGMP 3: Buy an audio recorder and learn to use it

This post is third in a series called “Reporter’s Guide to Multimedia Proficiency.” You can find links to the earlier posts at the end of this one. As a journalist or journalism student, it’s likely you already have… Read More

RGMP 2: Start a blog

Yesterday I started this series of posts called “Reporter’s Guide to Multimedia Proficiency.” (I like the way the abbreviation RGMP reminds me of the Canadian Mounties — RCMP.) The first topic was Read blogs and use RSS. Today’s topic… Read More

Reporter’s guide to multimedia proficiency (RGMP 1)

As promised in my last blog post, I’m going to offer some guidance for journalists who are ready to learn how to transform themselves into multimedia journalists. I think there will be 15 parts, of which this is… Read More