Al Tompkins’ “Aim for the Heart” Sponsors AWARDS

January 27, 2011 lead

I’m excited to announce that Poynter Institute faculty member (and frequent contributor to Al Tompkins is sponsoring the AWARDS. With his help, we’re keeping our free video contest running strong.

Thanks, Al…

Now everyone else go buy his book!


Order NOW, Aim for the Heart 2nd Edition by Al Tompkins, The Poynter Institute.

This is a guide for anybody who has to write, shoot, report or produce for TV and multimedia. The book contains practical advice from B-Roller favorites including CBS’s Les Rose and the head B-Roller himself, Kevin Johnson as well as NPPA and B-roller POY Darren Durlach. KARE-11’s Boyd Huppert and NBC’s Bob Dotson offer practical writing advice. NBC’s Brian Williams calls it “An indispensable guide to our craft–from an indispensable guy in our craft.” is building a companion interactive website to accompany the book.

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