january, 2019

24jan8:30 am1:00 pmGOMA Visual Messaging 101


(Thursday) 8:30 am - 1:00 pm


MSU Coastal Research and Extension Center

1815 Popps Ferry Rd, Biloxi, MS 39532

Event Details

Education and Engagement Team Winter Meeting CANCELLED
The professional development session on Visual Messaging 101 is still ON.
MSU Coastal Research & Extension Center
1815 Popps Ferry Rd., Biloxi, Mississippi
Thursday, January 24, 2019
The Team is meeting January 23-24, 2019 in Biloxi, Mississippi. Meeting topics will cover action priorities, the Embrace the Gulf campaign, and visual messaging 101 for social media. Get meeting information on the Team’s page.

8:30     Arrival, Sign-In

9:00     Visual Messaging 101

Objective: David Garraway, Director of the Mississippi State University Television Center, will lead the Team through a professional development exercise. During the session, the Team will be introduced to creating short videos with an iPhone or iPad and putting those basics into practice.

  • Introduction to theory – learning some basics
  • Real world skill application – breaking into groups and covering/creating a video story
  • Segment review & evaluation – watching our short stories and discussing what we did

The Team will be broken into groups with at least one iPhone or iPad per group. If you have your own apple device, you are encouraged to bring it and download iMovie in advance.

12:00   Lunch (provided by GOMA)

Our Instructor

David Garraway is the Director of the Mississippi State University Television Center. He has an extensive background in the technical and creative aspects of radio, television, and mass communication. Recently, David produced several well-received Gulf of Mexico Alliance videos. He is creating this workshop at the request of the Alliance.


Gulf of Mexico Alliance