In Conclusion….

Isn’t it just so wonderful to be alive? I mean, this is literally the thought I had in my mind as I departed D.C. this Saturday afternoon. I listened to the stillness between passing cars, and gazed as my fingertips attempted to grasp the sunlight. I laughed at how the wind tasseled and tangled my … Continue reading In Conclusion….

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Day 5

As an editor, you’re putting a majority of your trust into a photographer in order to make your personal and publications’ vision come to fruition. On day five of the RIT PJ Washington D.C. trip, we spoke with picture editors from Pew Research and The Smithsonian Magazine on what are some important things to keep … Continue reading Day 5

Day 3 – The Golden Goose Returns

“Who is my audience? How can I keep them engaged? What do they want to see?” These questions pervaded throughout my mind today as we were confronted by day three of the RIT PJ Washington D.C. trip. Our first stop: USA Today. We were greeted by Andy Scott, deputy managing editor, Jack Gruber, a photojournalist … Continue reading Day 3 – The Golden Goose Returns

Day 2 – The Golden Goose

Starting at The Undefeated today, we were greeted by senior photo editor Brent Lewis. The intersection of sports, race and culture were the major issues the ESPN owned company covered throughout their online-driven photo stories. “Video is the golden goose,” Brent remarked. The majority of their stories consist of ….   Next up was the … Continue reading Day 2 – The Golden Goose

Day 1 – Washington D.C. Trip

Our first day in DC was full of long strides on shiny sidewalks alongside men and women dressed in dark patterned suits. I hurriedly sipped my coffee, while checking my phone screen with frequency, ensuring I didn't arrive a minute late to our meetings. We arrived at the Newseum, at 10AM, exploring the Pulitzer Prize … Continue reading Day 1 – Washington D.C. Trip

360 Video: The Transformative Experience

https://brittainynewman-1.atavist.com/360-video-ethics - click here to view Atavist Layout 360° Video: The Transformative Experience Brittainy Newman The New Frontier Innovative technology is shaping newsrooms of the future and as a result, is fundamentally changing the way that journalists and foreign correspondents produce and tell stories. Now more than ever, we have a bouquet of storytelling options … Continue reading 360 Video: The Transformative Experience