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Bria White

Reporter

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   About   

FREELANCE REPORTER

Atlanta Black Star

   National

 

Jul 2020 – Current

  • Bria is a freelance multimedia reporter in nationally  for the Atlanta Black Star. ABS is the largest black-owned digital media company that reaches over 8 million unique visitors per month. 

MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST

WUSA9 

   Washington, DC

 

Nov 2017 – May 2019

  • Breaking news coverage: live shot offering for CBS affiliates.

  • Write and shoot daily stories distributed locally, digitally, and to the CBS affiliates.

  • Investigate breaking news developments, such as disasters, crimes, or human-interest stories. 

  • Research and report on specialized fields such as immigration, health, science and technology, politics, foreign affairs, sports, arts, consumer affairs, business, religion, crime, or education. 

  • Photograph or record events.

  • Edit or assist in editing videos for broadcast.

  • Integrates social media in day-to-day aspects of reporting.

  • Used visual and auditory storytelling techniques to explain, educate, and inform the audience on a wide variety of topics and breaking news. 

REPORTER/ FILL-IN ANCHOR

WCAV 

  Charlottesville, VA

 

Jan 2017 – Nov 2017 

  • General assignment reporter covering local politics, human interest, and investigative news.

  • Covered national news such as; KKK rallies, the Unite the Right Rally, and more. 

  • Fill-in anchor for the noon show.

  • Arranged interviews, wrote, and edited all stories.

  • Breaking news coverage: live shot offering for CBS affiliates.

  • Set up multiple live shots regularly.

  • Investigate breaking news.

  • Transmit news stories or reporting information from remote locations. 

  • Present live or recorded commentary via broadcast media. 

  • Edit or assist in editing videos for broadcast. 

  • Report on green technology or environmental issues, such as pollution, energy efficiency, recycling, or renewable energy. 

PHOTOJOURNALIST

WBFF

  Baltimore, MD

 

Nov 2015 – Dec 2016 

  • Used visual and auditory storytelling techniques to explain, educate, and inform the audience on a wide variety of topics and breaking news. 

  • Shoot and edits sports packages and highlights. 

  • Integrates social media in day-to-day aspects of reporting.

  • At the 2015 NPPA Large Market Station of the Year, Bria conduct interviews, shoot, and edit short and long-form news packages. 

  • ​Set up and operate electronic newsgathering (ENG) microwave vehicles to gather and edit raw footage on location to send to television affiliates for broadcast. 

  • Use traditional or digital cameras, along with a variety of equipment such as tripods, filters, and flash attachments. 

  • Edit video for broadcast productions, including non-linear editing. 

  • Set up and perform live shots for broadcast. 

  • Assemble studio sets, and select and arrange cameras, film stock, audio, or lighting equipment to be used during filming. 

PHOTOJOURNALIST

WTVR

 Richmond, VA

 

Dec 2014 – Nov 2015 

  • Edit video for broadcast productions, including non-linear editing. 

  • Operate television or motion picture cameras to record scenes for television broadcasts, advertising, or motion pictures. 

  • Confer with directors, sound and lighting technicians, electricians, and other crew members to discuss assignments and determine filming sequences, desired effects, camera movements, and lighting requirements. 

  • Set up and perform live shots for broadcast. 

Bria White is a highly adaptable professional who has developed skills including live reporting, digital media, creative thinking, and writing. She is currently in the Washington, DC area. Below is an elaboration on Bria’s specific work experience.

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