Second Year Media Production Student is now a Reporter at Liverpool FC

Building on her experience as the presenter of one of the second year TV Studio programmes (see earlier blog), student Amy Currie has now been employed as a reporter/presenter covering home games at Liverpool FC. An ardent Liverpool fan, Amy says this about her new dream role: I have always wanted to test myself as […]

“Appearing on British Television – the British Film Industry!”

“I think British television has been very good for a long time. When people in Hollywood used to ask me how the British film industry was, I would say: ‘It is alive and well and on television’.  Dame Helen Mirren, quoted in The Guardian, February 2014 http://www.theguardian.com/culture/2014/feb/16/helen-mirren-british-television-bafta-murder-women)   I was reminded of this comment by […]

TV Studio module

Media Production second years have the option to choose the TV Studio module in which they learn to produce an as-live multi-camera TV Studio programme, which also incorporates how to interpret and script a multi-camera shoot of a live local band using the BBC method of bar-counting, in LJMU’s state of the art TV Studio. […]

Director of Photography Masterclass

A regular guest lecturer for Media Production is Director of Photography, Paul Mortlock, who has the precious qualities of not only being talented and experienced, but also able to communicate his knowledge and enthusiasm with ease to our students. His latest masterclass session, delivered to our second years, featured an in-depth look at the contrasting […]