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Fascination by Nancy Graham Holm

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3 Articulate Pictures

Radio stories rely on NATURAL SOUND and descriptive language to open the imagination of the perceiver. Television uses pictures, which become part of the communication. Pictures in TV journalism are not just merely images, however. They have to say something. They have to be articulate.

Avoid Wallpaper Video

This is American slang referring to pictures with relevance yet little meaning to the main point of the story. They are close enough to the subject, however, that they might be interpreted as illustrations. Wallpaper video is usually the result of lazy work.

Two Types of Pictures for Storytelling

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