Below is one of the essays I wrote whilst at Bournemouth. I’m rather proud of this piece as it is an area of radio that I am extremely passionate about plus I managed to achieve a distinction for it. I believe the concepts discussed are still pertinent to today’s radio with the ideas of convergence… Continue reading Critically Assess the Idea that Changes in Technology (Including Web Radio, DAB and Podcasting) have Fundamentally Changed the Nature of Radio
Monday was a big day for us on the radio production course at Bournemouth University, as it was our first day taking over the reigns properly for BIRSt. BIRSt is the internet station just for our course and last year’s group did fantastically well winning a silver award at the Student Radio Awards, so it’s… Continue reading BIRSt Begins!
Yesterday evening, our course was given the opportunity to go observe sound effects being recorded for an upcoming local production of Macbeth. Naturally, I jumped at the chance as it meant being able to see the multitrack Tascam recorder in use which we have not used yet and the setting up process along with the… Continue reading Macbeth sound recordings
At the start of the year during our induction, the whole production framework (directors, cinematographers, sound effects, scriptwriters, television producers, etc) were given a project to come up with a soap opera based at the university. There was to be eleven episodes of a television strand and eleven episodes of a radio strand. We were… Continue reading Be You- The first radio project!
It has been a very long time since I have updated this blog and I’ll admit it was due to feeling I didn’t really have anything to say plus the added strain of final year work, especially the dissertation. Now that I have handed in everything, I can look forward to another year in Bournemouth… Continue reading Looking forward