Week 9: Adding value to your stories

There are plenty of options for making your story stand out. Picture: otherthings/CC/flickr

By MARK GATELY

All the bells and whistles

Finding a great story and writing it beautifully isn’t enough these days – for your readers or the people who employ you.

It’s more important than ever to both get someone’s attention and keep them engaged.

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Week 9: Shooting your video story

Photo The Optimist

BY CAZ ADAMS

PART 2 – VIDEO STORY

In Week 8 we discussed storyboarding and ways to visually cover your story like Piece To Camera, Voice Over, Close Ups, Location Shot, Images, Graphs & Text on Screen, SFX, Music.

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Week 8 Newsroom: Social media, multimedia, and journalism

logos: youtube, twitter, facebook, instagram
Social media has become an important tool for reporters. Picture: BrickinNick/CC/flickr

BY RUTH BERAN

First another news quiz.

WATCH: Careers at Nine https://www.nineforbrands.com.au/about/careers/

How many different forms of media did you see in this video?

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