SOC Boot Camp students visited USA TODAY headquarters in McLean, VA, on the final day of their intensive three-week training program. The Friday field trip featured meetings with key staff and executives of USA TODAY and parent company Gannett.
Bootcamp teams fanned out across the metropolitan area today aiming to shoot an array of video projects. Tomorrow, we edit!
Note: Prof. Olmsted has uploaded the PowerPoint used by Jan Schaffer, SOC’s Entrepreneur in Residence, in her presentation on the digital landscape. The PowerPoint can be found in the Content area of the course site on Blackboard.
Editing-related Homework: To prepare for tomorrow’s editing of your footage on Final Cut Pro X, it’s important for you to get acquainted in advance with interface basics. So please review the six clips cited below. They can all be found on Lynda.com. As an AU student you have free access to Lynda tutorials. First log in with your school credentials at: