A Backpack Journalist Summer Camps – 2012


The Writing Lab!

A Backpack Journalist – 101 CAMP – 5-day (Monday to Friday)

Writing, (Reporting and Broadcast), Song Writing, Digital Photography(Portraits and Environmental), Digital Storytelling and Filmmaking wrap up each day’s rotation of modules. “101” is our beginner’s journalism and multimedia camp, encouraging creatively using cutting-edge digital technology.  Closing includes project per module.

A Backpack Journalist – Taste of Backpack – Weekend only (2 ¼ days)

Come rested.  These two days are intense with rotations of the 4 key modules:  Writing, Photography, Song writing and Filmmaking.  This is designed as an overview allowing each student to experience the creative elements that are at the foundation of  A Backpack Journalist.  Closing includes a portrait session, and one project. This weekend session is recommended for youth who love technology and would like to discover their own creative zone!

A Backpack Journalist – 101 FILMMAKING – 5-day (Monday to Friday)

Digital Storytelling to the basics of Filmmaking.  Bring your interests and passions and  spend the week with us as you learn the basics to creating  a final film.  Recommended you take the Taste of Backpack or the 101 Camp prior to this module of filmmaking.  The writing basics are most helpful in creating your first film!

To view examples of our workshops with youth, please visit the links here or you may log onto:  http://vimeo.com/28688686

  CAMP DATES/LOCATIONS  404-314 8007 – office line

 [email protected]https://www.abackpackjournalist.com

www.thenfi.com   The Nashville Film Institute, Franklin, Tennessee

A Backpack Journalist, Atlanta, Georgia