In this series, NPR’s Training team asks reporters, editors, engineers and producers, “How did you make that?”
It’s the time of year when few local and regional news outlets (including public radio) are spared consumer-oriented, holiday-centric journalism. Here’s how to do it as best as it can be done.
It’s no secret that pre-taped interviews on public radio are edited, sometimes considerably. What’s OK to take out? And when is it better to leave something in?
We are looking for a current student or recent graduate to join us as an editorial illustration intern on the NPR Training team this winter/spring. We make sure our interns have fun and get to work on meaningful projects that will serve their portfolios long after they’ve left us.
Add these to your digital cookbook.
There are right ways and wrong ways to write question headlines. Right?
You’re probably using these ubiquitous journalistic crutches without even knowing it.
Smile, remember to breathe and be prepared to improvise when you’re a reporter on a two-way.
What if the pronunciation of a name has you stumped — and you have to say it on air? Here’s how to do it accurately and understandably.
Here’s what we’ve learned from our experimentation with 360 audio recording.
This is the technical lingo you need to know as an audio producer.