Day turns for NBCBayArea.com. Look what a difference new templates makes! Women’s Mosque Methane Drones Cash-Free Restaurant Steelhead Rescue Stomper Mural Giving Stump Peeps Dioramas
I’m still pushing myself to edit more creatively for mobile and social. It’s challenging because the station doesn’t have a style guide or templates. I’m also using Grass Valley’s Edius, which isn’t built for this kind of thing. And these stories get done in between breaking news, VOSOTs and cutting “social video.” Basically, I’m making it up […]
This was one of the stories I wanted to do when I returned to the Bay and to local news. Thanks to a state legislator, I got my chance. It was a quick turn that afternoon. My hope is that this local history lesson lives longer online than the spot story that ran on KNTV.
Just in time for Easter, I shot and edited this package about a big bunny. It got lots of eyeballs online and on social. Definitely watch to the end! I’m experimenting with formatting text on the screen while also learning Edius. It was so fast and effortless with Final Cut — all muscle memory. Think about an edit, fingers […]
Just started, but not wasting time. This first-person package got mad play online and picked up by NBC affiliates across the country. A quirky presidential primary story for Presidents’ Day – just what the station ordered! And I didn’t fall off the roof. Here’s how NowThis (an NBC News partner) cut it: