Post 12: Video (Worth 75 points)
Can be posted anytime between now and Sunday, April 27 at 10 p.m.
-Cover an event, person, or story suited for video (i.e., action/emotion/opinion)
-Use headline and text for background and context; use video for visuals
-Shorter is better (Maximum length 2 min.)
-Posted to YouTube or Vimeo and embedded on your blog
-No webcam interviews (i.e., sitting and talking to your computer). Get out and shoot something.
-It must be worth watching and sharing with others.
Grading (75 points):
- Headline, intro text, tags. Is it descriptive? Does it provide needed context and compel reader to click and watch? (5 points)
- Content is well suited for video (ie action, opinion, emotion, or something audience wants to see and hear. Is it worth watching and sharing with others? (30 points)
- Shooting technique. Attention to framing, focus, steady, variety of shots, etc. (20 points)
- Editing and/or presentation (20 points)