Entries from March 2008

N&O claims BOP win.

March 30th, 2008 by Travis Long | 3 Comments

N&O claims BOP win.

The National Press Photographers Associaltion’s Best of Photojournalism 2008 competition announced the Website video winners Sunday. The News & Observer’s Dail: Life Unbarred, by colleages Shawn Rocco, Mandy Locke, Rob Roberts, Tim Lee, and myself took top honors in the feature video category for Websites with more than 1 million page views per month.


Mental disorder: The failure of reform

March 26th, 2008 by Travis Long | No Comments

Mental disorder: The failure of reform

Late last month, the N&O posted Mental disorder: The the failure of reform, a multimedia interactive that accompanied a five part series on the failure of mental health reform in NC. Fellow photojournalist Juli Leonard and I worked on the project for more than a month. During the fallout, Gov. Mike Easley held a press [...]


Multimedia Mobile Assault Kit (full onslaught edition)

March 26th, 2008 by Travis Long | 5 Comments

Multimedia Mobile Assault Kit (full onslaught edition)

A few folks have asked what sorts of gear I’m using. Here’s what’s in the trunk right now: Canon XH-A1 HDV camaera 2 Canon 1D Mark II bodies 16-35, 50, 70-200 mm and 1.4 converter MacBook Pro with Final Cut Pro, Soundtrack Pro, Soundslides, Sorensen Squeeze, Photo Mechanic, CS3. Sony GV-HD700 deck OWC Firewire 800 [...]


Multimediashooter is back!!!

March 26th, 2008 by Travis Long | No Comments

Multimediashooter is back!!!

In case you haven’t heard, MMS is back. Be sure to check out the new flick from Richard Koci Hernandez. Leave it to Koci to find inspiration from being hacked. How to fix a Hack from richard hernandez on Vimeo.


Multimediashooter RIP

March 9th, 2008 by Travis Long | 1 Comment

Multimediashooter RIP

This from Richard Koci Hernandez at MMS: RIP I write this with a very heavy heart: I am sorry to report that this website is down for the count. The site was recently hacked several times this weekend and severe damage was done. I do not have the time or resources at this time to [...]