Media Communication: Featured Books

6Featured Books

  • Multimedia Foundations

    Core Concepts for Digital Design, 2nd Edition

    By Vic Costello

    Understand the core concepts and skills of multimedia production and digital storytelling using text, graphics, photographs, sound, motion, and video. Then, put it all together using the skills that you have developed for effective project planning, collaboration, design, and production. Presented…

    Paperback – 2016-07-25
    Focal Press

  • The Elements of Blogging

    Expanding the Conversation of Journalism

    By Mark Leccese, Jerry Lanson

    Becoming a blogger takes practice, hard work, and, ultimately, a passion for the craft. Whether you plan to blog on politics or parenting, The Elements of Blogging is designed to give you the skills and strategies to get started, to sustain your work, and to seek out a robust audience. This book is…

    Paperback – 2015-07-07
    Focal Press

  • The Entrepreneurial Journalist’s Toolkit

    Manage Your Media

    By Sara Kelly

    Today’s journalism and communication students need the tools to develop and maintain their own media businesses and freelance careers. In addition to mastering the basics of converged journalism practice, they need training in business entrepreneurship, mass communication and business law, and…

    Paperback – 2015-02-18
    Focal Press

  • Feature and Narrative Storytelling for Multimedia Journalists

    By Duy Linh Tu

    Feature and Narrative Storytelling for Multimedia Journalists is the first text that truly focuses on the multimedia and documentary production techniques required by professional journalists. Video and audio production methods are covered in rich detail, but more importantly, various storytelling…

    Paperback – 2015-01-20
    Focal Press

  • The TV Presenter's Career Handbook

    How to Market Yourself in TV Presenting

    By Kathryn Wolfe

    You can present to camera, speak to time, read autocue, conduct an interview, write and memorise scripts; you have a showreel, headshots and a CV—but what next? How do you decide which genre to go for, market yourself and establish your career? The TV Presenter’s Career Handbook is full of…

    Paperback – 2014-08-26
    Focal Press

  • A Broadcast Engineering Tutorial for Non-Engineers

    4th Edition

    By Skip Pizzi, Graham Jones

    A Broadcast Engineering Tutorial for Non-Engineers is the leading publication on the basics of broadcast technology. Whether you are new to the industry or do not have an engineering background, this book will give you a comprehensive primer of television, radio, and digital media relating to…

    Paperback – 2014-03-27
    Focal Press