Technical Standards   PRHS Teams 

Contest Descriptions

Local

Nov 8 4-6 p.m.

2017: Choose important current non-fiction stories at the school, local, and state levels to make a 2-minute (120 second) newscast for a 16-18-year-old audience. Be sure to have one roll-in news package in the show. 

You must turn in your Rundown Script and 3Cs Planning (cast, crew + equipment, calendar).

Local Scorecard

Regionals

Feb 3rd 7:45-12

Costs: Complete Form 1 & Pay $15

Deliver your short newscast and rundown script based on regional expectations.

State

April 19-22

Write, organize, practice, and shoot your 3 minute rundown script based on state expectations-all while on location in a provided studio environment.
Nationals

June 25-29

Write, organize, practice, and shoot your 3-5 minute rundown script based on state expectations-all while on location in a provided studio environment.

 

Resources

Be Pro

Professional attire (Local & Regionals, State & Nationals)

Resume (Samples, Draft Resume)

Scripting

Writing for Broadcast Intro by Dr. Bock (9 min)

Script vs Rundown by Prof. Mark Harmon (7 min)

Writing Broadcast Copy by Anthony Adornato (29 min)

Creating a Live Voice Over by Kurt Muller (5 min)

Video Switcher

Switcher Basics

Broadcast Pix Tutorial (Keying!)

DSLR Basic Training gClassroom Code: pqwi1e

Professional Control Room

Equipment Op

Package-Building (7 min)

Creating a TV News Package 1 (16 min)

Creating a TV News Package 2 (19 min)

 

 

Examples

2014-15 CA PRHS TVN Team

2014-15 CA all TVN Teams

2016 Nebraska Gold

2016 Nationals

2016 National Silver

 

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