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links 03

In Links on September 3, 2009 at 1:35 am

6 links for week 6

A Blogger that aspires to fulfill: “What we need is a critique of visual culture that is alert to the power of images for good and evil and that is capable of discriminating the variety and historical specificity of their uses.” – W.J.T. Mitchell. Picture Theory (1994). http://politicstheoryphotography.blogspot.com/

MIND BLOWING SOCIAL MEDIA STATISTICS (This one is a quick read)
http://econsultancy.com/blog/4327-20-+-mind-blowing-social-media-statistics

A BETTER LOWER THIRDS: FOR FINAL CUT PRO
http://masteringmultimedia.wordpress.com/2009/04/24/a-better-final-cut-lower-thirds-title-generator/

WRITING FOR PICTURES: Mindy McAdams has highlighted some important sections of the Reuters handbook for Journalism students on her blog http://mindymcadams.com/tojou/  See Blog post: http://mindymcadams.com/tojou/2009/how-to-gather-shoot-write-for-video/

Students from the University of North Carolina and the Universidad Catholica de Santa Maria worked in Southern Peru to produce these audio/visual stories:
http://www.whitecitystories.org/?loc=shrimp

Audio-slideshows that ROCK!
http://www.innovativeinteractivity.com/2009/08/13/eight-inspirational-audio-slide-shows/

Lastly, If you want to do some extra-credit…this will keep you clicking. http://photojournalismlinks.com/