We’ll be conference calling Travis Fox, video journalist extraordinaire, on Thursday.
As prep please read and/or watch the following and please come ready to ask him some smart questions on storytelling, video vs. still, technique, purpose/intent, etc. etc.
When watching these consider: emotion, narrative, images, nat sound. I recommend watching them in this order.
New York Remembers. Here.
A protest postcard. Here.
Hard Times:Homeless in the American Riviera. Here.
Sadaam’s Head Tours Baghdad. Here.
In Beichuan the Agony of Surviving. Here.
Read this q and a. Here.
And lastly, read this AJR story on video.