By Al Tompkins
Al Tompkins teaches scholars approximately broadcast journalism utilizing a disarmingly easy truth—if you target for the guts with the reproduction you write and the sound and video you catch, you are going to compel your audience to maintain observing. With humor, honesty, and directness, award-winning journalist and writer Al Tompkins bottles his years of expertise and perception in a brand new Third Edition that gives scholars the basics they should grasp journalism in today’s always evolving media surroundings, with sensible information they could instantly positioned to take advantage of of their careers. Aim for the guts is as shut as you may get to spending per week in a single of Tompkins’s education periods that he has brought in newsrooms around the globe, from which students:
• Learn tips on how to construct compelling characters who hook up with the audience
• Write inviting leads
• Get memorable soundbites
• See the way to gentle, crop, body, and edit compelling videos
• Learn easy methods to leverage social media to interact audiences
• Gain severe considering talents that movement your tale from telling the “what” to telling the “why”
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