Video Journalism

Web site of professor Chris Shumway, Grady College of Journalism, University of Georgia

About Me

Chris Shumway

Current Position
Senior Academic Professional, Henry W. Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Georgia.  I teach classes in Video Journalism and manage Grady’s video production facilities, which include a digital newsroom, TV studio and field equipment supply room.

Teaching Experience
University of Georgia  Athens, GA  2011 – present
Capital University  Columbus, Ohio  2004 – 2011

Journalism Experience
The New Standard,  2004 – 2005 (digital publication)
WBNS-TV, Columbus, OH 1996 – 2000
KTBC-TV, Austin, TX 1992 – 1996
WSFA-TV, Montgomery, AL 1991 – 1992
WRBL-TV, Columbus, GA 1990 – 1991
WJSU-TV, Anniston, AL 1985 – 1990

Publications
Digital Dilemmas: Ethical Issues for Online Media Professionals (co-author with Robert I. Berkman). 2003, Wiley-Blackwell.

Professional Certifications
Avid Certified Instructor – Avid Media Composer, Level 1 and 2
Apple Certified Pro – Final Cut Pro 7

Education
M.A., (Media Studies) New School University, 2003
Certificate in Broadcast Meteorology, Mississippi State University, 1995
B.A., (General Studies) Jacksonville State University, 1988
My complete CV

Production Reel
Clips from videos I’ve produced, shot and edited since 2005. Includes educational videos, sports highlights and client videos.

Broadcast News Highlights
Old clips (like really old, from the 1990s) of my work as a broadcast meteorologist and news reporter. This is low-res stuff dubbed from original Betacam SP tapes to DV, then imported for editing.

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