Blog: July 2012

Jennah Benalshaikh

Live from camp: Picturing progress

Coming into class from the weekend we all were a little bit slow starting out.

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Sam Goldman

Live from camp: Four steps to greatness

There are numerous aspects of journalism. Thanks to the technology that we have access to, video journalism is possible.

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Calista Dunbar

Live from camp: An angle's worth a thousand words

Today I took pictures for another camper, Simone, while she did her interview for the story she’s working on.

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Darwesh Singh

Live from camp: Monday marathon

Monday is always the hardest day of the week: it’s the end of the weekend, the start of the working week. It’s the transition day, the day that we stop being lazy and start being diligent.

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Live from camp: Moving past the basics

Today we learned more about photojournalism. This morning Mike Ekern, Director of Photography at the University of St. Thomas, came in and taught us what being a photojournalist is all about.

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Gino Terrell

Live from camp: Sophistication in snapshots

Today I not only realized that a picture is worth a million a words, I created a picture that was worth a million words.

The day started off with Mike O’Donnell teaching photography.

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Frederick McConnell

Live from camp: Wisdom from the pros

Yesterday, the fifth day of camp, we started writing using the interviews about ourselves. Later Shane Kitzman, a sports reporter from WCCO came. It was super cool.

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Jennah Benalshaikh

Live from camp: Week two and going strong

Over the weekend we were assigned to interview 3 people and have them talk about us as an overall individual; what kind of people we are, what we do best, what we need to work on, etc.

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Seamus Joseph Doyle Herson

Live from camp: Drowning in work

Yesterday was a great day. Annie Nelson, the ThreeSixty Journalism youth publications editor came in and gave us a lesson on interviewing sources and getting useful quotes.

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Sam Goldman

Live from camp: Putting the pieces together

Yesterday was the third day of camp, and we examined the process of interviewing.

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