A correspondent’s blog on reporting from Amsterdam

Posts tagged "editing"
Three sides to every story

Three sides to every story

Everyone has heard the expression: there’s three sides to every story – yours, mine and the truth. I recently came across this photo and claims of how it had been misused. It’s been suggested that Al-Jazeera and CNN cropped it to their liking with Al Jazeera making use of the first part of the picture...
Two sets of eyes too much?

Two sets of eyes too much?

I learned early on that having a second set of eyes going through my work was key to produce a balanced and clear report. Sometimes we know too much about our story and just can’t make ourselves clear for the readers/listeners. In fact when editors don’t ask me for a script beforehand for them to...