Multimedia

Web Design

In spring 2015, I took a web design class and built websites using HTML and CSS. I designed and coded a feature story website and a portfolio site for the class. In fall 2016, I further developed my programming skills, learning how to use Python, web scrapers, APIs and more to produce journalism and business intelligence.

Video

As The Kansas City Star’s first-ever digital news intern, I spent about half of my time producing video for The Star’s YouTube channel. I shot and edited 15 high-quality news videos entirely on an iPhone 6 for the paper. My video work has also been featured in La Curandera, an arts magazine in Buenos Aires, and the Columbia Missourian, a local newspaper based in Columbia, Missouri.

Ornamental plasterers restore historic Gumbel Building – August 2015

Mt. Zion Baptist Church community reflects on Charleston shooting – June 2015

Art installation in Buenos Aires – November 2014

Presentation of Desde el Pie magazine – October 2014

“Scott Boulevard closure impacts residents, businesses” – April 2014

Audio

During spring 2014, I produced audio, video and photo work every week for my convergence reporting class. “Rents to increase for public housing residents” was published on Mizzou’s Convergence Journalism website, and “Common Core opponents hold rally at state capitol” aired on KBIA News. Additional audio work can be played on my SoundCloud account. 

“Rents to increase for public housing residents” – April 2014

“Common Core opponents hold rally at state capitol” – February 2014

Photos

In addition to producing video and audio content, I have taken pictures for various publications. In fall 2014, I covered arts and culture events for an arts magazine in Argentina called La Curandera. My galleries were posted to the site’s Facebook page which has more than 8,000 likes. In summer 2014, I took pictures for the stories I wrote for Missouri Business Alert, an online business publication in Columbia, Missouri. The following gallery is a compilation of photography for those publications, as well as some additional work I produced for my classes.

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