How do stories come together? Was it a tip or breaking news? How did the team of journalists find the right people and tools to tell the story? With "How the Story Got Made," we get a chance to learn how great stories are put together.
Episode #3: Central European Flooding
October 14, 2021 | 1 hour
As the European Union was announcing plans to spend billions of euros to contain climate change, massive clouds gathered over Central Europe to unleash an unprecedented storm that left death and destruction in its wake. Multimedia journalists Lucy Hough, Luke Hanrahan and Jack Parrock will walk us through what it was like shooting, editing and reporting on this devastating weather event in July.
Episode #2: Covering the Olympics
August 3, 2021 | 1 hour
With international fans and families unable to attend the Olympics in Tokyo due to COVID-19, journalists covering the action and storylines are more vital than ever. Reporters Aaron Nolan, Lex Gray and latakoo’s Erin Cargile walk us through their long and exciting days at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Episode #1: Hurricane Katrina
April 6, 2021 | 1 hour 15 minutes
Get a chance to learn how great stories are put together. In this first episode, we hear about the historic, first, wall-to-wall HD coverage of Hurricane Katrina and the challenges faced by journalists Will Wright, Dave Barker and latakoo co-founder Jade Kurian.