Q&A: Instagram Editorial Director Pamela Chen
Instagram@Photoville: Curator Interviews

Instagram@Photoville: Curator Interviews

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in affiliations, news & updates

Press previews for Instagram’s exhibition at Photoville 2014! The Observer and Wired Magazine, among others.  

We Are What We Eat: Documenting Dinners Around the World

We Are What We Eat: Documenting Dinners Around the World

Posted by on Sep 4, 2014 in news & updates, projects

Wrote this introductory post for PROOF to launch a series of articles written by photographer and writer Matthieu Paley about his journey through our magazine story The Evolution of Diet, where we traced some of the oldest human diets across the most extreme environments for the September 2014 issue of National Geographic Magazine.

Revisiting the Rwandan Genocide: Origin Stories from the Associated Press

Revisiting the Rwandan Genocide: Origin Stories from the Associated Press

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014 in news & updates, projects

Interviewed AP photographers Jean-Marc Bouju and David Guttenfelder as well as former AP senior editor Sally Stapleton for the kick-off PROOF post of a multi-part series published on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide. More about the news feature story here.

Vox Media: Featured Creator

Vox Media: Featured Creator

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in affiliations, news & updates

Brief origin story on my journey in photography by Vox Media for Microsoft OneDrive. Terribly surreal to be on the other side of the camera for once.

Tim Hetherington Grant Jury 2013

Tim Hetherington Grant Jury 2013

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates

Served on the 2013 jury for the Tim Hetherington Grant, a joint initiative by World Press Photo and Human Rights Watch to honor Tim’s legacy with a grant to finish a photography project with a human rights theme. Photographer Olivier Jobard is unanimously selected to continue his project, “Dream of a Rain of Perfume”.

Celebrating the Courage of Children in Rajasthan

Celebrating the Courage of Children in Rajasthan

Posted by on Oct 29, 2013 in news & updates, projects

Latest blog post for PROOF featuring Stephanie Sinclair’s mobile phone GIF portraits of Indian boys and girls who refused their child marriages, the latest update in Stephanie’s continuing project, Too Young to Wed.

BJP: Around the World in 125 Years

BJP: Around the World in 125 Years

Posted by on Oct 23, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates

Joined Director of Photography Sarah Leen and Deputy Director of Photography Ken Geiger in conversation with Olivier Laurent of the British Journal of Photography for an interview on the 125th anniversary photo issue of National Geographic.

Photography as Advocacy: Origins of a Journey

Photography as Advocacy: Origins of a Journey

Posted by on Sep 20, 2013 in news & updates, projects

Wrote for PROOF to feature the archival images of Marcus Bleasdale that lead up to his new color story on conflict minerals in the Democratic Republic of Congo we worked on together for National Geographic’s Special Photography Issue, October 2013. .

The Photographers on Photography

The Photographers on Photography

Posted by on Sep 15, 2013 in news & updates, projects

Honored to author one of PROOF’s inaugural launch posts, debuting a project I’ve been working on all year long. Read about it here.

Look3 Festival of the Photograph Education Week

Look3 Festival of the Photograph Education Week

Posted by on Jun 13, 2013 in education

Taught an official class for Look3 Festival of the Photograph as part of Education Week. From the course description: It’s Not A Firehose: Curating your Content Across Multiple Platforms  Pamela Chen, Senior Photo Editor, National Geographic magazine How can photographers navigate the landscape of today’s digital publishing world without losing their souls? This session is ...

Burn Magazine Emerging Photographer Fund

Burn Magazine Emerging Photographer Fund

Posted by on May 14, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates

Juror with Olivia Arthur, Christopher Anderson and Monica Allende for the 2013 Emerging Photographer production grant supported by the Magnum Foundation. Congratulations to the winning grantee Diana Markosian for her essay ‘My Father The Stranger’; three minor grants to: Iveta Vaivode for her essay ‘Somewhere on Disappearing Path’, Oksana Yushko for her essay ‘Balklava: The Lost History’ and Maciej Pisuk for his essay ‘Under The Skin. Photographs From Brzeska Street’. ...

New York Times Portfolio Review

New York Times Portfolio Review

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates

Participated in the New York Times Lens Blog’s first Portfolio Review as a reviewer from National Geographic Magazine. Truly a great event and was nice to be reunited with so many familiar faces, and to meet new friends and see new work.  

New York Times Magazine Instagram Voyages

New York Times Magazine Instagram Voyages

Posted by on Feb 28, 2013 in news & updates, projects

Excited to go on assignment as an iPhone photographer for the New York Times Magazine’s annual Voyages issue.

2013 Shorty Awards

2013 Shorty Awards

Posted by on Feb 22, 2013 in awards, news & updates

I was a part of our small team as we experimented with a new model for Instagram in 2013 where the magazine photographers post unfiltered photo dispatches from the field on Instagram, and it won @natgeo the award for Best Overall Brand Presence on Instagram at the 2013 Shorty Awards. Congrats to all! Support team members: Robert Michael ...

2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games

2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games

Posted by on Feb 9, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates, projects

Joined the professional volunteer documentary team shooting, editing, and producing alongside staff media coverage of the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.   At the foot of the 2018 Olympic ski jump, Pyeongchang South Korea. iPhone photo by Nick Scott

100 Gallons: UNC Powering a Nation 2012

100 Gallons: UNC Powering a Nation 2012

Posted by on Aug 7, 2012 in affiliations, education

Had the pleasure of serving as a coach for the talented crew of students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Powering a Nation special report. You can see the resulting feature video-slash-launchpad to more content here: www.100gallons.org. From the site: “”100 Gallons” explores how our most critical resource goes far beyond traditional ...

LUCEO Images Student Project Award 2012

LUCEO Images Student Project Award 2012

Posted by on Jun 18, 2012 in affiliations, news & updates

Juror for the 2012 LUCEO Images Student Project Award, a grant made by LUCEO Images in support of a student long-term photographic project. Congratulations to Alena Zhandarova:

Alexia Foundation Website Redesign

Alexia Foundation Website Redesign

Posted by on May 17, 2012 in affiliations, news & updates

Served as supervising producer for the brand and website redesign of the Alexia Foundation, working with the talented design and development team of Mike Schmidt, Jody Sugrue, and Tom Jackson. Alexia’s mother and co-founder, Aphrodite Tsairis, welcomes all to the new site, the first redesign in the 20-year history of the foundation’s continuous support for documentary photography projects. ...

69th Pictures of the Year International

69th Pictures of the Year International

Posted by on Mar 3, 2012 in awards, news & updates

Damon Winter/The New York Times Honored to be included in the 69th Pictures of the Year International awards. Sky Cowboys was one of three pieces comprising Damon Winter’s winning Multimedia Portfolio of the Year. Too Young to Wed by Stephanie Sinclair places second for Issue Reporting Multimedia Story. Too Young to Wed by Stephanie Sinclair

Digital Ellies: National Magazine Awards 2012

Digital Ellies: National Magazine Awards 2012

Posted by on Mar 2, 2012 in awards, news & updates

Honored to be included in Wired Magazine’s win for Design: National Magazine Award for Digital Media 2012, for its Underworld Issue, February 2011 on the iPad. Presented by the American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME). Original music and sound design for the iPad video cover of the magazine.

The Sky Cowboys

Posted by on Sep 4, 2011 in news & updates, projects

Sound design and additional reporting for the New York Times Magazine from original recordings and interviews with the iron workers atop the Freedom Tower in the making. Photographs by Damon Winter. The images and soundscape were part of the Magazine’s commemorative series for the ten-year anniversary of September 11, 2001, and was also exhibited in ...

School of Visual Arts: Multimedia for Photographers

School of Visual Arts: Multimedia for Photographers

Posted by on May 20, 2011 in education, news & updates

Adjunct Instructor, Fall 2010-Spring 2011 for the School of Visual Arts’ MPS Digital Photography Program Introduction to Multimedia.

Wired Magazine: Issue #19.02

Posted by on Feb 4, 2011 in projects

Eva Midgley introduces issue 19.02 of Wired magazine, with a short film based on the theme, Underworld. The magazine promised to expose the world’s largest social network, organized crime and offered a guided tour to the dark side. Eva interpreted the theme under water, creating a murky, ominous, yet beautiful atmosphere, in which you never ...

International Center of Photography

International Center of Photography

Posted by on Jan 16, 2011 in education, news & updates

Instructor for Full-time Programs, Documentary Photography and Photojournalism. From the course description: This course integrates visual communication skills with sound, voice, and narrative storytelling and presentation. Students expand their visual vocabulary, learn the core principles of audio storytelling, integrate their vision and style with multimedia tools, and combine their photography with sound to create a ...

New York Times: The Vanishing Mind

Posted by on Nov 25, 2010 in news & updates, projects

For the New York Times’ ongoing series, The Vanishing Mind, focusing on global efforts to combat dementia, music composition for a story set in South Korea: Children Ease Alzheimer’s in Land of Aging by Pam Belluck, photography/video by Todd Heisler, produced by Nancy Donaldson and Soo-Jeong Kang.

FotoWeek DC: International Awards Competition

FotoWeek DC: International Awards Competition

Posted by on Nov 6, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

Served as a juror for FotoweekDC 2010 International Awards Competition, Multimedia Division.

New York Times Magazine: Beauty of the Power Game

New York Times Magazine: Beauty of the Power Game

Posted by on Aug 25, 2010 in projects | 7 Comments

I was commissioned to score music to film for the New York Times Magazine August 2010, in a series of videos capturing in bullet time the women of professional tennis, shot and directed by Dewey Nicks on phantom cameras, produced by the New York Times Magazine (full credits). Watch the videos, See the photos, Read ...

Maine Media Workshops

Maine Media Workshops

Posted by on Aug 6, 2010 in education, news & updates

Instructor for Multimedia Production at the Maine Workshops. From the course description: Storytelling is at the heart of multimedia. Developing compelling narratives increases the odds that viewers engage documentary content and remember it. For this workshop, students bring previously shot multimedia pieces and work directly with industry professionals to shape and craft their stories. Students ...

Cilantro Hating in the Blogosphere

Cilantro Hating in the Blogosphere

Posted by on Jun 14, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

My aggressive opinion of cilantro makes a guest appearance in food writer Regina Schrambling’s Epicurious blog. Read it here.

Three Women

Posted by on Jun 8, 2010 in projects

 Role: photographer From the Project Description: Three Women is a work of fiction. I wrote a script and I directed actors. But for me, these stories are also true. They tell the story of women in pain who struggle to make sense of their lives. Photographs tell these stories, not video, as I wanted ...

Newhouse Network: 25 to Watch

Newhouse Network: 25 to Watch

Posted by on May 25, 2010 in awards, news & updates

Featured in Syracuse University S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications’ Newhouse Network magazine’s “25 to Watch”, Spring 2010.

Photo District News: Anatomy of a Grant

Photo District News: Anatomy of a Grant

Posted by on Apr 27, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

Interviewed by Photo District News for article: Anatomy of a Winning Grant Proposal: Louie Palu’s Kandahar Project. See the proposal here.

Nominated: Top Ten Works of Journalism of the Decade

Nominated: Top Ten Works of Journalism of the Decade

Posted by on Apr 5, 2010 in awards, news & updates

Intended Consequences by Jonathan Torgovnik, produced by Chad Stevens/MediaStorm was nominated for New York University Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute’s Top Ten Works of Journalism of the Decade. Role: original music

POYi 67: Editing & Multimedia

POYi 67: Editing & Multimedia

Posted by on Mar 5, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

For Pictures of the Year International, served on the Multimedia & Editing Division judging panel with Heidi deLaubenfels, Sonya Doctorian, and Jim Lo Scalzo. Humbled with gratitude for the work of so many visions.       About Pictures of the Year International (POYi): Since its founding in 1944, POYi has become the oldest and ...

The 2009 Alexia Foundation Grant

The 2009 Alexia Foundation Grant

Posted by on Feb 21, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

Served as a juror for the professional and student grant awards The Alexia Foundation for World Peace with Tom Kennedy and Patty Reksten. About: The Alexia Foundation promotes the power of photojournalism to give voice to social injustice, to respect history lest we forget it and to understand cultural difference as our strength — not our ...

WHNPA: Eyes of History 2010

WHNPA: Eyes of History 2010

Posted by on Feb 15, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

At the White House News Photographers Association Eyes of History 2010 contest, served as a New Media judge with Meredith Birkett, MSNBC.com and Bruce Strong, Syracuse University. Amazing work to see, and congrats to all… Role: judge, New Media category

2010 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards

2010 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards

Posted by on Jan 14, 2010 in awards, news & updates

MediaStorm’s Intended Consequences by Jonathan Torgovnik and produced by Chad A. Stevens receives the first duPont Award for a Web-based production. Congrats to all! role: original music

National Public Radio

National Public Radio

Posted by on Dec 26, 2009 in education, news & updates

Worked with National Public Radio newsroom producers and reporters in workshops on conceptualizing and producing visual stories as part of the two-year long Knights in Training multimedia training program.

“Launch” Exhibition

“Launch” Exhibition

Posted by on Oct 27, 2009 in affiliations, news & updates

Co-curated with Susanne Miklas/Newsweek and Melanie McWhorter/Photo-Eye the Women Photojournalists of Washington’s “Launch” exhibition at Honfleur Gallery during Fotoweek DC 2009 Festival, opening November 7, 2009. Thanks to all, photographers! PHOTOGRAPHERS: Astrid Riecken, Allison Shelley, Abby Greenawalt, Ashley Twiggs, Algerina Perna, Amanda Lucidon, Andrea Bruce, Carol Guzy, Gabriela Bulisova, Jamie Rose, Katie Falkenberg, Laura Elizabeth ...

30th National Emmy Awards

30th National Emmy Awards

Posted by on Jul 14, 2009 in awards, news & updates

Intended Consequences by Jonathan Torgovnik and MediaStorm (produced by Chad A. Stevens) was nominated in the 30th Annual Emmy Awards for New Approaches to News and Documentary: Documentaries! Role:original music.

Look3: Greenroofs

Posted by on Jun 19, 2009 in news & updates | One Comment

Slideshow featurette on the Green Roofs story in May 2009 National Geographic Energy Issue debuts at Look3 Photography Festival in Charlottesville, VA. Photography and narration by Diane Cook and Len Jenshel. Production by Blair Madigan. Role: original music

NPPA Multimedia Immersion Seminar

NPPA Multimedia Immersion Seminar

Posted by on Jun 19, 2009 in education, news & updates

National Press Photographer’s Association, Seth Gitner and Will Sullivan host a massive weeklong adventure of people and knowledge and gear in Las Vegas. Role: coach, speaker

Partnering with NGOs to Produce Meaningful Work

Partnering with NGOs to Produce Meaningful Work

Posted by on May 30, 2009 in education, news & updates

Guest speaker at Jonathan Torgovnik’s workshop, “Partnering with NGOs to Produce Meaningful Work” on collaborating with NGOs and Non-for-Profit organizations to communicate issues of contemporary social significance at the International Center of Photography.

2009 Webby Awards

2009 Webby Awards

Posted by on May 7, 2009 in awards, news & updates

Congrats to all–MediaStorm’s Intended Consequences wins 2009 Webby Award for Documentary: Individual Episode. Role: original music.

Hulu.com

Posted by on Apr 7, 2009 in news & updates, projects | 2 Comments

Wrote the music for this public service announcement on the Coal River Mountain Wind Project in conjunction with the upcoming film by milesfrommaybe. The PSA had its debut on Hulu.com. Role: original music

Special Olympics World Winter Games

Special Olympics World Winter Games

Posted by on Feb 16, 2009 in education, news & updates

Coaching a small army of students to film, edit and post video footage of every athlete in every heat of every event at the 2009 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Boise, ID.

Beyond Bootcamp Workshops

Beyond Bootcamp Workshops

Posted by on Jan 5, 2009 in education, news & updates

Spoke on multimedia strategies for the Open Society Institute and original music composition for storytelling at the inaugural Beyond Bootcamp Workshops at the University of Miami.

INAFU6059: The Wired World

INAFU6059: The Wired World

Posted by on Nov 15, 2008 in education, news & updates

Had the pleasure of serving as a reoccurring guest speaker on video advocacy strategies and production at Columbia University’s School for International Affairs (SIPA) in The Wired World, taught by professors Tom Glaisyer, Jed Miller and Anya Schiffrin. From the course description: Students will learn the practical skills of new media, including blogging, audio and ...

The Book of Peoples

Posted by on Oct 24, 2008 in news & updates | No Comments

From the Book Description: As cultures and languages disappear from the Earth at a shocking rate, it becomes all the more urgent for us to know and value the world’s many ethnic identities. At once a comprehensive reference, an appreciation of diversity, and a thoughtful look at our instinct to belong, National Geographic’s Book of ...

The Town of Clay

Posted by on Oct 19, 2008 in news & updates | No Comments

The Fall Workshop 2008 for Syracuse University photojournalism and military students descended on Clay this weekend. A tradition continues.

Intended Consequences

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | 2 Comments

Role: original music From the Project Description: An estimated 20,000 children were born from rapes committed during the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. Intended Consequences chronicles the lives of these women. Their narratives are embodied in portrait photographs, interviews and oral reflections about the daily challenges they face today.

Gorilla Massacre

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | One Comment

Role: producer From the Project Description: Gorilla Massacre is a story that takes place in the heart of Africa, where humans and animals alike have long suffered a history of violence and instability. It is the home of the endangered mountain gorillas, and where Dian Fossey conducted her intimate research on their world. Photographers Michael ...

Crisis Guide: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | One Comment

Role: producer From the Project Description: The Council on Foreign Relations and MediaStorm collaborated to produce Crisis Guide: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. Using a comprehensive array of audio, video, imagery, and text, the guide offers an in-depth look at the history of the conflict and its geopolitical repercussions. Crisis Guide: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict was produced in ...

Living Without the Enemy

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | No Comments

Role: producer Photographer Donna Ferrato, MediaStorm, and Red Design collaborated on AbuseAware.com, a visual resource and communication center on domestic violence. From the Project Description: Back in the 80′s and early 90′s, photographer Donna Ferrato’s book Living With The Enemy took form as she searched for the truth behind domestic violence with her camera. She ...

Love in the First Person

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | No Comments

Role: contributing photographer From the Project Description: One year ago Matt Eich, 20, and Melissa Turk, 19, were typical college students. Then, everything started changing. Matt won the prestigious College Photographer of the Year contest, Melissa found out she was pregnant, they got married and moved from Ohio to Portland, OR, for Matt’s summer internship. ...

Finding the Way Home: Two Years After Katrina

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | No Comments

Role: production assistance From the Project Description: Two years after Hurricane Katrina hit Louisiana on August 29, 2005, the story is no longer about leaving. It’s about coming home. For many, that process has not been easy. Tens of thousands of houses still remain empty, a majority of them belonging to the poor. In New ...

Crisis Guide: Darfur

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | No Comments

Role: producer MediaStorm collaborated with the Council on Foreign Relations to produce, design, and implement Crisis Guide: Darfur. The six-chapter project includes a multimedia narrative, interactive maps and timelines, and extensive information on the situation in Darfur. CFR’s Crisis Guides is an ongoing, interactive series that seeks to bring context and historical perspective to the ...

Ivory Wars: Last Stand in Zakouma

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | No Comments

Role: producer From the Project Description: Zakouma National Park in Chad is home to one of the world’s largest remaining concentrations of elephants. Zakouma’s armed guards have ensured sanctuary for the hundreds of species that reside within the park. At great personal risk, the guards fight a dangerous war against poachers who hunt the animals ...

BLOODLINE: AIDS and Family

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | No Comments

Role: producer From the Project Description: The AIDS pandemic continues to devastate sub-Saharan Africa. Two million people died from the disease in 2005 alone. Twelve million children have lost at least one parent. The statistics are staggering. “But we are not only talking of numbers here,” says Paddington Mazarura of Zimbabwe, a career professional infected ...

Blighted Homeland

Posted by on Oct 17, 2008 in projects | No Comments

Role: producer From the Project Description: MediaStorm worked with award-winning Los Angeles Times photojournalist Gail Fisher to produce a four-part multimedia series entitled Blighted Homeland. Excerpt from latimes.com: From 1944 to 1986, 3.9 million tons of uranium ore were dug and blasted from Navajo soil, nearly all of it for America’s atomic arsenal. Navajos inhaled ...

29th National Emmy Awards

29th National Emmy Awards

Posted by on Sep 23, 2008 in awards, news & updates

Congrats to all! Crisis Guide: Darfur by MediaStorm and the Council on Foreign Relations wins the 2008 Emmy for New Approaches to News and Documentary: News Coverage. Role: producer

NPPA Multimedia Immersion Seminar

NPPA Multimedia Immersion Seminar

Posted by on Jun 12, 2008 in education, news & updates

A massive weeklong movement of people and knowledge and gear in Low-ah-vill, KY. Role: faculty, speaker

2008 Webby Awards

2008 Webby Awards

Posted by on Jun 10, 2008 in awards, news & updates

Congrats to all! The Open Society Institute’s Katrina: An Unnatural Disaster produced by MediaStorm wins the 2008 Webby Award for Charitable Organizations Non-Profit Website. Role: web producer MediaStorm was nominated for the 2008 Webby Award in the Broadband Website category. Role: multimedia producer Finding the Way Home by Brenda Ann Kenneally and produced by MediaStorm ...

NGOs and Documentary Photography

NGOs and Documentary Photography

Posted by on Jun 8, 2008 in education, news & updates

Guest speaker at Jonathan Torgovnik’s workshop, “Partnering with NGOs to Produce Meaningful Work” at the International Center of Photography.

65th Pictures of the Year International

65th Pictures of the Year International

Posted by on Mar 20, 2008 in awards, news & updates

Congrats to all! Multimedia Awards in the 65th Pictures of the Year International: MediaStorm places first for Best Use Multimedia – Small Markets. Role: multimedia producer Gorilla Massacre by Brent Stirton and Michael Nichols, produced by MediaStorm for National Geographic places second for Best Multimedia Feature Story. Role: producer

Workshop: Photography as Advocacy

Workshop: Photography as Advocacy

Posted by on Mar 15, 2008 in education, news & updates

Guest speaker at Lori Grinker’s workshop on documentary photography as a tool for advocacy at the International Center of Photography.

Get this Dumpling Party Started

Get this Dumpling Party Started

Posted by on Mar 5, 2008 in affiliations, news & updates

Our Brooklyn dumpling gathering featured in the LA Times, written by guest and illustrious foodie Regina Schrambling. Picture courtesy of Tim Klimowicz.

Magazine Publishers of America Digital Awards

Magazine Publishers of America Digital Awards

Posted by on Feb 27, 2008 in awards, news & updates

2007 Magazine Publishers of America Digital Awards Gorilla Massacre produced by MediaStorm for National Geographic Magazine places second for Best Online Video Standalone in the 2007 Magazine Publishers of America Digital Awards. Role: producer  

The Alexia Seminars

The Alexia Seminars

Posted by on Feb 20, 2008 in education, news & updates

Guest speaker at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications as part of a series of seminars for the Alexia Foundation. Congrats to 2008 grant winners Stephanie Sinclair and Matt Eich!

28th National Emmy Awards

28th National Emmy Awards

Posted by on Sep 24, 2007 in awards, news & updates

Kristen Ashburn BLOODLINE: AIDS and Family by Kristen Ashburn and produced by MediaStorm was nominated for the 2007 Emmy Award for Outstanding Documentary/Nonfiction Programming! Role: producer

Special Olympics World Summer Games

Special Olympics World Summer Games

Posted by on Sep 20, 2007 in education, news & updates

Coaching 200+ Chinese students to film, edit and post video footage of every athlete in every heat of every event for the 2007 Special Olympics World Summer Games.

2007 Knight-Batten Awards

2007 Knight-Batten Awards

Posted by on Sep 17, 2007 in awards, news & updates

CFR.org’s Crisis Guides, produced by MediaStorm for the Council on Foreign Relations was awarded first place in the 2007 Knight-Batten Awards for Innovations in Journalism. Role: producer

2007 Webby Awards

2007 Webby Awards

Posted by on May 1, 2007 in awards, news & updates

MediaStorm wins the 2007 Webby Award for the Magazine category! Role: multimedia producer

64th Pictures of the Year International: Multimedia

64th Pictures of the Year International: Multimedia

Posted by on Mar 8, 2007 in awards, news & updates

64th Pictures of the Year International Multimedia Awards Multimedia publications recognized: MediaStorm places first for Best Use Interactive Publication/Small Media. Role: multimedia producer BLOODLINE: AIDS and Family by Kristen Ashburn places second for Best Multimedia News Story or Essay. Role: producer Congrats to all!

64th Pictures of the Year International: Photography

64th Pictures of the Year International: Photography

Posted by on Mar 7, 2007 in awards, news & updates

Pamela Chen An image from an essay I made on a migrant family in Shanghai placed second for Feature Picture, Magazine Division in the 64th Pictures of the Year International competition.

Casey Medals for Meritorious Journalism

Casey Medals for Meritorious Journalism

Posted by on Feb 12, 2007 in awards, news & updates

Blighted Homeland by Gail Fisher and produced by MediaStorm for the Los Angeles Times earned honorable mention in the 2007 Casey Medals for Meritorious Journalism by the Journalism Center on Children and Families. Role: producer