It took me more than an hour and a half to get home on Monday, when I usual don’t spend more than 1o minutes driving back from work. Instead of becoming frustrated I started taking pics out the window, recorded some video footage, the sounds of the rain, the radio, and the traffic. I documented […]
This morning Justin and I did a presentation at RedCube, a PR agency here in Jo’burg, about The Times’ Multimedia, its use, implementation, and role it plays in conjunction with social media, on a local, as well as international level. The presentation went well and we left with many RedCubers pondering about the potential endless […]
During today’s presentation which I gave to the Sunday Times photographers, entitled “Beyond the Printed Picture”, I outlined where the future of news photography lies, and the potential to make use of online media to produce effective digital visual narratives.
Print traditionally has limited photographers. Only their best images, if that, are used. Unless a photographer […]
Tonight The Times Multimedia implemented its revised style guide. It’s been in the pipeline for a while and needed some further refinement and the right timing for its implementation.Drafting-up and designing the guide proved to be a very worthwhile experience since the process did not only demand time but a lot of patience. The reason […]