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New Challenges in Screen Media for Amateurs and Individuals

The role of the amateur or individual in screen media has drastically changed over the past few decades, due to the introduction of the internet. Amateurs now have the power to influence the media landscape. As a result, the lines between amateur and professional have been blurred. This development has occurred due to the availability of… Continue reading New Challenges in Screen Media for Amateurs and Individuals

citizen journalism · commentary · social media

How Citizen Journalism is reshaping our view of Aleppo

In the midst of World War II, families in war zones huddled around a radio or newspaper, hoping to hear news of the allies winning or that the war was over.  Today, the media landscape has drastically changed war coverage, due to citizen journalism. With advances in technology, people around the world can instantly post… Continue reading How Citizen Journalism is reshaping our view of Aleppo