statistical information such as age, sex, income, nationality, and marital status.
include CD's of entire songs that can be played on-air or in audio projects
create natural environment
sound effect stinger
individual, short, sharp sounds that capture immediate attention
holding a dramatic pause too long can result in listener thinking there is a technical problem.
blueprint for program. Have beginning, middle and end
title of the story
lists items in the order they are supposed to occur and gives an approximate timing for each
if you are producing audio + video, one column for audio and one for video
for guests - gives you right to use and edit their contributions
highness or lowness of your voice and lower-pitched voices are more pleasant to listen to. everyone has a natural pitch
number of words you speak in a given period of time. Typical "out loud" delivery is 160words per minute.
essentially the quality of sound that is made
loudness level of your voice and contributes to energy or enthusiasm that your voice communicates to the listener.
using a system of graphic symbols to help you interpret the copy; adding supplementary punctuation to the script
a language that, in context, depicts or describes, in terms patently offensive as measured by contemporary community standards for the broadcast medium, sexual or excretory activities or organs.
depiction of sexual acts in an offensive manner, lacks serious artistic, literary political or scientific value
saying something unfavorable and false about a person
public figures must prove reporter acted w/ actual malice in libel cases
acceptance of money or gifts in exchanged for favoring certain records. against the law.