Senior Lecturer Grant Scott has been working with the first year’s on a moving image module since the beginning of February. Just before he begins to mark their finished work Grant will be in Amsterdam for a week judging the World Press Photo’s multimedia awards.
His fellow judges include Jassim Ahmad: Global head of multimedia innovation Reuters, United Kingdom. Gabriel Dance: interactive editor Guardian US, USA. Award winning photographer Ed Kashi, USA. Marianne Levy-Leblond: Head of web productions and transmedia projects ARTE France, France. Award winning photographer and filmmaker Luis Weinstein from Chile and Alan Stoga: President Zemi Communications and consultant to Dr.Henry Kissinger, USA.
As well as being part of such a prestigious panel Grant will also be giving a short presentation for World Press Photo in association with the Dutch Photographers’ Federation on trends in online journalism to four hundred invited guests from the European media.