Would you pay $800 for a degree?

A 3-year undergraduate course for a UK university costs £9,25o. So for just shy of £30k you can walk away with that diploma paper and a big smile on your face.  Now, as I am one of those who has “invested” in myself, one of my classmates and I thought let’s take a look at […]

Deforestation rises for the first time in a decade

For over half a century the Amazon rainforest has fallen victim to deforestation. It produces over 20% of the oxygen in the world. In 2018 the rate of deforestation rose for the first time in a decade. INPE, Brazil’s leading force in special research projects, has said that in the years 2017-18 Brazil lost a […]

VT and Radio Workbook

Week 1  First introduction to VT Packages   Learned how to book out equipment   Getting used to using iPods and exporting media  Week 2   Health and safety forms  Safe practice training  GV’s and filming practice with VT group  Premier pro introduction  Week 3  Group training for voice with Vanessa  First time learning about radio etiquette.   Week […]

Brexit Blog: Filming at Parliament

On Tuesday the we visited parliament to film VT’s on the never ending topic of Brexit. It was a lovely day, clear skies and nice sunshine, so with this a lot of people were out to play. Union jacks, big red signs reading ‘betreyal’ , and the EU stars were the common sights outside the […]

The Hollywood Truth

Informationisbeautiful.net has completed a new set of research data that has analyzed how ‘true’ those big ‘based on a true story’ blockbusters really are. The data is broken down into scenes on each film, being color-coded on how true the events actually are. We can click on each scene to show the reason behind their […]

Waterloo fountain keeping passengers hydrated

Waterloo became the second train station in London to install a drinking water fountain. Following in Charring Cross’ footsteps Waterloo now provides customers with free drinking water. It can be found on the balcony above the main area on the station opposite the entrances to platforms 1&2 in-between The Cabin and Carluccio’s.  The drinking water […]

Visualising through VR

The 11 ideas chosen by the knight foundation all have potential to change the way we consume news. The one with most opportunity is ‘Dataverses: Information Visualization into VR Storytelling’ by The Outliers Collective. Their idea proposes the use of videos and sound to make the viewer feel immersed in the scene that they are […]