Visual Journalism

ONA20

Can You Make a Slide Deck? You Can Create a Video!

  • Bill Monroe
  • Moderated by Vera Chan

Today, editors and publishers are asking reporters to create sharable, bonus videos for websites and social media. In this session, we’ll show you how to create these...

ONA20

Artists Against an #Infodemic

  • Peter DiCampo
  • Elodie Mailliet
  • Benjamin Petit
  • Moderated by Michael Bolden

Media organizations CatchLight, The Everyday Projects, and Dysturb, with digital strategist Pamela Chen and infectious disease specialist Dr. Jenell Stewart, are pairing health...

ONA19

Explaining the Explainer: How to Make Videos that Resonate

  • Imaeyen Ibanga
  • Versha Sharma
  • Valerie Lapinski

You watch video. You love video. But do you know how to make a good video? For organizations that publish direct to platforms, watch time and views are the central indicators of...

ONA19

New Frontiers in Visual Storytelling: Telling Stories with Emerging Tech

  • Matt MacVey
  • Clàudia Prat

This immersive session will demonstrate hands-on tools for working in 360, 3D and AR, cover new-batch software and hardware making immersive storytelling accessible to every field...

ONA19

VR in Paradise: Behind the Scenes on a Radioactive Atoll

  • Mika Makelainen
  • Päivi Koskinen

Learn how to film with high-tech cameras in a remote, demanding and extreme location with this immersive look at the Finnish Broadcasting Company’s groundbreaking VR project...

ONA19

Shooting for Vertical

  • Sarah Frank

“Vertical” is not an unhappy consequence of phone design but a fundamentally new way of storytelling, requiring strategies for maximizing top- and bottom-frame and a shift...

ONA18

Drones: Innovative Storytelling Tools

  • Dale Blasingame
  • Sara Shields

Much more than a shiny, new toy for photographers and videographers, drones are an innovative, increasingly popular storytelling tool that journalists and newsrooms are using in a ...

ONA18

360 Video as a Reporting Tool: How and When to Break News with Immersive Video

  • Veda Shastri

Using 360 video and virtual reality is, plainly, different from flat video coverage, with production time, editing and file size challenges, among others. It is also an...

ONA17

Stories are the New Story: Making Vertical Content Work

  • Fernanda Braune-Brackenrich
  • Jake Grovum

Vertical content — think Snapchat Discover or Instagram and Facebook Stories — is becoming ubiquitous. We’ll dive into a mix of theory and practical tips for getting your...