This collection of DVDs about Sports Reporting for Television & Radio covers various aspects of the broadcast journalism.
Disc One deals with the story and how two reporters go about getting it on the air.
Disc Two is about the bosses who turned Broadcast media into the profession it is now. Covered pros include: Bill Lord, WJLA Washington DC, Steve Cohen, News Director KUSI San Diego, Christine Miceli Exec Producer-KTLA Los Angeles, John Coleman Weatherman KUSI San Diego (55 years in business- created the Weather Channel) Andrew Wyatt GM, KWST Yuma, AZ. Shannon Maze ND KWST Yuma, AZ and David Plummer VanderPloeg News Operations Manager, KUSI San Diego.
Disc Three is about Making It -The Rookie and the Veteran. You'll learn how a veteran earned his status in the field as well as hearing from a rookie reporter and how she struggled to become a successful reporter.
Disc Four is about "Covering the Big Story". Kevin Reece Reporter KHOU CBS Houston Texas is interviewed on location at the site of Hurricane Ike. Learn how that big break can come from a that one big story that puts you in the spotlight.
Disc Five covers the contract. Getting the job is one thing - signing on with a station is quite another. In this program, the pros tell you what the contract is all about and give you valuable information to consider before putting your signature on the bottom line.
Disc Six is about Stan Chambers - a man who with more than 61 years of news experience talks about how he got into the business and how he changed the face of broadcaset journalism.
Disc Seven is about sports and how it is very different from traditional hard core news. Veteran Paul Rudy discusses his share of the market and how he brings sports to the air.
Disc Eight is all about editing. Featuring Joshua Sheehan Chief Editor, XETV San Diego, Austin Hill 2nd year news editor, XETV, and Andy Neil, former Chief Editor XETV, now Hollywood Editor, you'll find how the anchors may get all the glory but how it's the editors who bring the stories to the screen.