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Eileen McManus

Multimedia Journalism Student

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My name is Eileen McManus and I'm a multimedia journalism student. I have experience with Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Audition, Adobe Indesign as well as experience with CP Style and writing for broadcast. I am experienced with photography and videography. With my photography and videography skills I hope to start a career as either a photo journalist or marketing/PR person for a company. I have marketing/PR relevant experience creating promotional videos for a Mississagua based company. My skills in Adobe InDesign include creating a newspaper, resume, letterhead, or magazine layout, copy fitting text and using InDesign to create promotional tools like ads, business cards and Facebook banners.

Portfolio
Conestoga College Journalism
02/08/2019
Classic Albums Live

This is an article I wrote for my Multimedia News Writing Course, we had to attend an event and write an article about it. The picture is my own as is the written article. I also formatted it in a Newspaper Layout in InDesign to make it a PDF.

Journey to the Centre of my Library By Eileen M.
03/17/2019
A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore

This is a Book Review I did that I copied into a Spoke Template in InDesign in order to make it look like a newspaper book review. I did all the work for this assignment, the pictures are taken by me and the review was written by me, I also did the layout work in Adobe InDesign. It was published on my book review blog here: https://eileen-the-reading-journalist.blogspot.com/2019/03/a-dirty-job-by-christopher-moore.html. I was inspired to review this book because, as I mentioned, my friends...

Conestoga College Journalism
Punk Never Dies

This is a (slightly) abridged version of an album review I was assigned. It was to be written in the style of an article from Rolling Stone Magazine so it is in the style of a news article from that year (1979). I did the all the research myself wrote (and abridged) the finished essay as used my Skills in Adobe InDesign to set it up in a newspaper article style. It hasn't been published but it was given to my professor for marking. What inspired it was my love for The Clash, when I saw London...

Conestoga College Journalism
03/14/2019
Beat Reporting

**Picture of Guelph Mercury Rising courtesy of Jessica Lovell.** https://www.guelphmercury.com/whatson-story/7309686-guelph-mercury-staff-s-short-story-collection-launches-this-saturday/ This is a reporter profile I did for my my reporting class on Brian Williams, the current reporter of the Arts and Life Column at the Waterloo Region Record and Editor of Grand Magazine. I attended the guest speaker session and used quotes and notes I took at that session to create my story and the I set in...

Conestoga College Journalism
04/08/2019
Final Spoke Layout

This is a spoke layout I did for my Advanced Digital Design Course as my final assignment. All the written pieces and pictures are my own from various assignments, blogs and transposed from videos I have done for other courses. The Spoke Template was done by my Professor for our use for the assignment but the layout itself is completely my own.

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