BROADCAST JOURNALISM 3ED / Edition 3

BROADCAST JOURNALISM 3ED / Edition 3

by Andrew Boyd
     
 

ISBN-10: 0750617608

ISBN-13: 9780750617604

Pub. Date: 01/28/1994

Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books

Broadcast Journalism offers an insight into the world of electronic reporting, taking you behind the scenes at ITN and the BBC World Service. Join camera crews on a stakeout at the High Court, and capture the atmosphere in the studios of the world's largest news organization." "All the essential skills are covered, with step-by-step instruction in reporting,…  See more details below

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Broadcast Journalism offers an insight into the world of electronic reporting, taking you behind the scenes at ITN and the BBC World Service. Join camera crews on a stakeout at the High Court, and capture the atmosphere in the studios of the world's largest news organization." "All the essential skills are covered, with step-by-step instruction in reporting, recording and editing using the latest equipment. Coverage for radio and television includes newswriting, newsgathering, newsreading, interviewing, and programme-making." "The digital revolution is transforming the news, and this fifth edition explores the new opportunities emerging for journalists and online reporters using the Internet. Essential guidance is also given on how you can break into a career in journalism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750617604
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
01/28/1994
Series:
Journalism Media Manual
Edition description:
3rd ed
Pages:
402
Product dimensions:
7.46(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.96(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Foreword
How to use this book
List of illustrations
1What is news?3
2News sources12
3Getting the story29
4Conversational writing39
5Newswriting52
6Broadcast style book65
7The interview79
8Setting up the interview92
9From 2 minute headlines to 24 hour news108
10Item selection and order114
11Putting the show together123
12Making the programme134
13News anchors and presenters138
14'On-air!'146
15Newsreading mechanics156
16Power, freedom and responsibility167
17The best of British189
18Story treatment206
19Principles of recording222
20Using portable sound recorders232
21Editing244
22The studio today and radio tomorrow259
23Independent Television News271
24A story is born281
25Gathering the news294
26Camera shots307
27Writing the script323
28Editing the image334
29Visuals343
30'Standby for transmission ...'351
31New media361
App. 1A career in TV and radio374
App. 2Addresses of vocational and pre-vocational courses in broadcasting385
Glossary391
Further reading399
Index401

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