Nowadays, journalists are beginning to do more than just report or film a story. They have become a “one man show.” Multimedia journalists, like Blayne Alexander from 11Alive News, take on the task to film, report, and edit a news package. The multimedia journalist does not require a videographer or editor.
Here is a link to a good article about becoming a multimedia journalist: onlinejournalismblog.com.
Multimedia journalism has been around for years, and it is only now becoming popular. It is important for the journalist to be a good story teller, know how to film and edit.