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16
Mar

Jobs Around the World: March 2018

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NOTE: Please don’t send your job applications to NGO Storytelling. We aggregate these postings as a service to you. To apply for a position, click the “Learn more about this job” link beneath each listing. Thank you! Officer, Digital Content Analytics for the International Rescue Committee in New York Deadline: […]

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08
Mar

Negotiating Creative Fees With Clients

Posted by | · · | Business · Nonprofits · Photography · Video & Film · Writing

(Note: I’m writing this from the point of view of someone who is often negotiating a creative fee with clients. But I understand the hiring side, too: in my last full-time job I contracted with lots of freelancers. So, although this information is targeted more toward freelance creatives, I hope it […]

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12
Feb

How to Produce and Edit Videos in Languages You Don’t Speak

Posted by | · · · · · | Video & Film

When I read the scope of work, I knew the job would be interesting and challenging: produce a series of five technical instruction videos in French, Bariba, Fon, and Nagot. That made for a total of 20 videos, all in languages I didn’t speak (though I did understand a bit […]

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06
Feb

The Photo Editor’s Take On… The Future of Storytelling

Posted by | · · · · · · · | Photography

By Thomas Patterson for NGO Storytelling I was waiting in line at a camera store last month when it struck me: I was waiting in line at a camera store. Here I was, with two customers in line ahead of me at Citizen’s Photo in Portland, Oregon. Come to think of […]

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24
Jan

Jobs Around the World: January 2018

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NOTE: Please don’t send your job applications to NGO Storytelling. We aggregate these postings as a service to you. To apply for a position, click the “Learn more about this job” link beneath each listing. Thank you! Creative Associate at the Syrian American Medical Society in Washington, D.C. Deadline: March […]

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11
Jan

Virtual Reality and the Future of Storytelling

Posted by | · · · · · · · | Storytelling · Video & Film

I’m a newbie to virtual reality storytelling so I’m always looking for inspiring VR stories to learn more about the craft. I haven’t been impressed. Too often I’ve watched films that don’t use the full 360-view or showcase the technology without a story. But then this past October I visited […]

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16
Nov

Jobs Around the World: November 2017

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NOTE: Please don’t send your job applications to NGO Storytelling. We aggregate these postings as a service to you. To apply for a position, click the “Learn more about this job” link beneath each listing. Thank you! Director and Editor-in-Chief at Reproductive Health Matters in Flexible Location Deadline: January 8, […]

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05
Nov

Radi-Aid Awards Fighting Visual Stereotypes With New Social Media Guidelines

Posted by | · · · · · | Ethics · Photography · Social Media

You’ve probably seen the picture on social media before: a young man or woman, typically from Europe or the United States, holding a baby in Africa and feeling #thankful. The visual trope is so ubiquitous that it’s satirized and parodied in places like the the Barbie Savior Instagram account and […]

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26
Oct

A Flowchart to Help You Find the Right Medium for Your Story

Posted by | · | Infographic · Photography · Social Media · Storytelling · Video & Film · Writing

Do you ever get stumped about what kind of story to create? Let our story flowchart help you! Click on it to see it larger with links and all. Flowchart made with SmartDraw.

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