Title

Bring Extra Batteries
Produced
Rob Rosenthal

Presented

Third Coast Conference, USA, 2006
Collection
Conference Audio
Tags
How to
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Story

Attention new producers! Before heading out into the world with headphones on and mic facing forward, what do you need to know? Here's where you find out.

Armed with a multitude of audio examples, Rob Rosenthal discusses story-making preparations - from research and interview planning to thinking in scenes and collecting ambient sound - and shares thoughts on making a go of radio for a living. 

Producer

Rob Rosenthal is the director of the radio program at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies in Portland, Maine. He has received awards for his work as an independent radio producer from the National Federation of Community Broadcasters and the Maine Association of Broadcasters. 

Extra

Have a look at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, where Rob directs the radio program.
Or give a listen to the Saltcast, he produces.

Comments

Thank you so much for posting this talk. I'm beginning a stint at a Pacifica affiliate soon, and this helps tremendously. Thanks!!!!!
Posted by Ryan from Normal, IL at 07/21/2011