The Knight Digital Media Center's Multimedia Reporting and Convergence Workshop, May 17-22, 2009, offers intensive, short course multimedia training for mid-career journalists.
The UC Berkeley workshop covers all aspects of multimedia news production, from basic storyboarding to the incorporation of multimedia features in storytelling.
Participants are taught the technical skills they need to produce quality multimedia stories including audio/video recording and editing, Flash graphics, digital cameras, Photoshop and web design concepts. Guest speakers discuss the future of journalism, the role of technology and the importance of audience engagement.
The application deadline is March 13. Info here:
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