The Compelling Image provides you with the ability to learn multimedia online and interactively - covering a wide range of topics that combine audio and still photographs, video clips and still photographs and various mixes, thereof to produce powerful and compelling multimedia stories and productions. Our professional multimedia teachers guide you through every step of the learning process and ensure you get everything you need to produce amazing stories through the use of multiple media technologies.
Choose from our range of multimedia courses:
The internet allows photographers to broaden their reach to new audiences and tell stories in ways that they could never have before. Combining compelling images with supporting audio adds depth to a story in ways that a package built of classic text and pictures can not. This online photography course will get you hearing with your eyes and seeing with your ears. Armed with your camera and audio recorder, you will learn to blend your new senses into a crafted audio slideshow story with power and presence.
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.