Andy Dickinson Andy is a Senior lecturer in Journalism at Manchester Metropolitan University where he is the program lead for the MA Multimedia Journalism.

Final Salute wins awards

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Final Salute – an special report from Denvers Rocky Mountain News has won several awards; rightly so.

I showed the multimedia part to my students a while back as they got started on their own multimedia projects. I have rarely heard a class so quiet when it finished.

I'm over at one of our regional newspapers next week to start some training for their new multimedia news room and I think I will show them this as a benchmark.

The power of good actuality and pictures combined. Go and take a look and see if you agree.

Keyword headlines

Journalists, they say, would be wise to do a little keyword research to determine the two or three most-searched words that relate to their subject–and...

China’s new regulations to curb media

An interesting article from Reuters about China’s increasing attempts at media regulation, reveals a worrying imapact on online resources …news Web sites collectively agreed to...   Never miss a story from, get updates in your inbox.