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Dan Mason
Attended Loughborough Grammar School, University of Birmingham
Lived in Leicestershire
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SAN QUENTIN — The scene was almost indistinguishable from that in any other newsroom. Editors sat around chatting about the next issue and tinkering with stories. Front pages were tacked up on the walls, and family photos were taped to computer terminals.
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Wow! Amazing videography ...
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Looking forward to leading a couple more one-day social media workshops for the NUJ (National Union of Journalists) in Wales. The workshops are subsidised by the Welsh Government, which keeps costs right down.
If you know any journalists, charities or PRs in #Wales, they might just be interested ...
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Get that linkjuice working for your blog ...
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Interesting use of an infographic to tell the story of a mosque attack in Colombo. I don't altogether think it does. You?
On August 10, 2013 a well–planned attack on a mosque in Grandpass area of Sri Lankan capital Colombo was launched by armed Buddhist extremists. Sri Lankan blogger Abdul Halik Azeez shares a timeline and infographic of the events (by Rally For Unity) that took place in Grandpass between June and...
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Good heavens. The Brighton Argus down 26% to under 15k circulation. Who's kidding who?
Roy Greenslade analyses falling regional circulation figures in the light of one publisher's profit-making strategy
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More verbs, fewer nouns the secret of success on Twitter ...
What does it take to write great headlines for your blog, Twitter, Facebook and more? We've dug into the science behind writing great headlines with today's
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Fellowships open for #journalists from developing countries
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No come across this one before ... 
Apparently, we 'read' photographs from left to right (presumably RTL if you're an Arabic speaker) which makes the left of the picture the past and the right the future. So, I read, if your subject is looking or facing left the picture will have a retrospective feel and facing right means the image will burst forth with optimism. Mmm ... 
By understanding how the brain works when it first sees an image, you can produce more engaging pictures regardless of your phone, tablet or camera you use.
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How amusing. Including the quill pen ...
Canadian journalist Lori Welbourne tried to prove a point on International Go Topless Day by going topless during an interview with a local mayor.
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Journalist, media consultant and multimedia trainer
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Media consultant and multimedia trainer working with journalists, NGOs and communication professionals worldwide
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In journalism, news and communications for over 25 years. When not doing the above, you might find me walking up a mountain, playing the drums or pruning roses
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  • Loughborough Grammar School, University of Birmingham