Encyclopaedia of Journalism

What is Visual Journalism? And what are the most important aspects of Virtual Reality Journalism? ViSmedia researchers Astrid Gynnild and Turo Uskali elaborate on the terms in The International Encyclopaedia of Journalism Studies, recently published online by Wiley & Son.

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Thomas Wold
Professor Black Mirror

Professor Øyvind Vågnes uses the speculative fiction of Black Mirror to teach his students about script writing, and to reflect on questions concerning surveillance and human interaction with technology. 

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Thomas Wold
Can Deepfakes Impact the US Elections?

Deepfake technology can be used to make compelling videos and audio clips of individuals doing and saying things they never did or said. In an article for Nieman Lab, ViSmedia-researchers Nicholas Diakopoulos and Deborah Johnson elaborate seven scenarios for how deepfakes can be used to impact the US elections.

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Thomas Wold
Students at the Vanguard of Innovation

Students are the true explorers of new technological terrain in the context of media and communication. 

On Tuesday May 28 an audience of academics and media industry people could learn about the productions that students made in collaboration with Vismedia in the winter of 2019.

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Lars Nyre