End of March the regional reporters and cameramen of OTRK attended training on production of expanded report.
The training was delivered by Southern Regional Technical Manager of Internews Tairjan Tursunaliev and TV journalist Chynara Tokonova.
Director of OTRK Training Center Adelya Laisheva explained that the training was organized aiming qualitative increase of the special reports of OTRK regional reporters.
Since recently the journalists from Naryn, Talas, Issyk-Kul and Batken prepare reports for “Serep”, analytical program about life and household of Kyrgyzstan citizens in the country regions. For regional correspondents, who are used to make only news items, — expanded format of reports is something new. That’s why most of the participants mentioned the usefulness of the training.
«It was good that they explained the difference between reports for Ala-Too and Serep, and the structure of the expanded report. There were also good practical classes on text writing. Program Editor Chynara Tokonova is working together with us the whole week», — noted journalists.
«Tair Tursunaliev is experienced cameraman and film editor, master of his craft. We learned a lot from him on film editing and studio lighting. If there were more people like him not only in OTRK, but also in the country, we would develop», — emphasized the cameramen.
Training of OTRK staff is being done on job, as usual. According to training plan, all teams should hand in their reports by the end of the week. In spite of work load of the participants, many of them wished to have such kind of trainings for cameramen and correspondents more often.