There I was, third year journo student, who had managed to secure a pretty big interview with a ‘real life’ journalist. One that turned out to be a completely down to earth person who was happy to help out someone who also cared about the future of our generation. HTBJ was and is an inspiration… Read More When Kirsty met HTBJ
I had the chance to meet the pretty incredible Alena Jascanka for my New Kids on the Block column for Suitcase Magazine online. I think it was the best interview I’ve ever done, but judge for yourselves. Only a year and a half out of her LCF Fashion Journalism degree, she has already shot for Vice,… Read More Alena Jascanka for Suitcase
(For uni) I always knew that I wanted a visual dialogue to whatever I created for my personal project rather than written or audio based. I would like to document a person of our time, like Intel’s Visual Life campaign, which is a series of documentaries about the lives of inspirational bloggers. I particularly liked their… Read More Video Idea
I’m still massively in shock, but I am the newly appointed Talent Scout for Suitcase magazine! It’s bonkers how I ended up with the role but I am so excited about the prospects that are on the horizon, and I’m also honoured to be representing the young up and coming talent in London today in… Read More Suitcase Magazine’s New Talent Scout
Reporter Kirsty Beckingham interviews Jennifer Barnes from Centrepoint homeless charity, in the Centre House offices in London, about the growing problem of homelessness in today’s society and what we can do to raise awareness of it. I asked how can we make people care and understand more about the devastatingly real issue of homelessness, and… Read More Raising awareness of homelessness in today’s society.
This is my first interview and edit for my Audio assessment, again part of my Multimedia Journalism module. I chose to talk to a fellow student about the Kony video and her interpretation of it and the truth in it. Here is the video if you haven’t seen it. If you can spare 30 minutes,… Read More Exploring the truth behind the Kony video