Learn Multimedia Online
The Compelling Image provides you with the ability to learn multimedia online and interactively - covering a range of topics that combine audio and still photographs, video clips and stills and combinations thereof, to produce powerful and compelling multimedia stories and productions.
The face of news-gathering and reporting is changing. Organizations that report the news are slimming down their teams in the field and welcoming a more mobile, flexible and responsive brand of journalism. Enter the Backpack Journalist - videographer, writer, producer, editor and reporter who is fleet-afoot and able to produce it all. Designed and taught by former Chicago Tribune multimedia producer and video-journalist, Christopher Booker, this extensive online videography class and interactive introduction to Backpack Journalism will get you started and point you to the growing number of internet venues where your work can be shown to the world.