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Carren Jao Pineda
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Narrated Slideshows of La Raza Photographers
One of the cool things about my work is experimenting with new kinds of contents. This one required audio editing, finding great photos and putting it all together. It took many hours, but the results were well worth it. In the end, we have an archive of pr...
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How a Small Lincoln Heights Church Energized the Chicano Movement
I love stories like this that have a lot of heart and speak to the power of the people.  ~*C Father Luce gives mass | Courtesy of the Church of the Epiphany Nothing signals “Revolution HQ” about the Church of the Epiphany in Lincoln Heights. Its chocolate b...
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The Ten Commandments of Japanese Cooking
This was such a pleasure to edit. I was basically hungry every time after working on this video. Enjoy! ~*C
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What to Order Besides Pho
I'm super proud of this video I made because of the generosity of my family. The voice is an authentic Vietnamese one that my brother-in-law's mother graciously lent us and the food is just mouthwatering. At least I'll be able to order some really amazing V...
What to Order Besides Pho
What to Order Besides Pho
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What an Indian Restaurant Is Really Like
One of the cool side perks of my job these days is learning how to edit. Here's my first one with "Big Bang Theory" actor Kunal Nayyar talking about real Indian restaurants. It was a revelation to hear. ~*C
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Photo essay: Chicano Redefined
Defining people is by its nature very difficult. In this case, photos do more than words can.  ~*C Text by: Carren Jao Published: 14 Sept 2017, KCET When photographer Harry Gamboa Jr. began his portrait series, “Chicano Male Unbonded” in 1991, the word “Chi...
Photo essay: Chicano Redefined
Photo essay: Chicano Redefined
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Inside the Indiana Jones-like World of Cactus Explorers
I don't get to write as much because of work, but it was a pleasure to do the interviews and to discover this hidden subculture of cacti right in Los Angeles! ~*C Text: Carren Jao Edited by: Carla Pineda Published: 25 August 2017, KCET Joël Lodé has almost ...
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Remodeled to welcome a stunning ocean view
I would love to live in a house like this, but as it is, I'll just have to settle for writing about it. :) You have to click on the "Read More" link. The layout online is gorgeous. ~*C Text by: Carren Jao Edited by: Rene Lynch Published: 26 May 2017, Los An...
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One of my last stories as a full-time freelancer. It was a lot of work getting these people to recall decades of history, but the end product was worth it.  ~*C Text: Carren Jao Edited by: Chris Clarke Published: 14 April 2017, KCET It was Wednesday, August...
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Carren's Pitch
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This house used to look kind of like Darth Vader’s helmet.
There are rare opportunities to include a little pop culture in a home and garden story and this is one of them. The Force was with me on this one.  ~*C Text by: Carren Jao Edited by: Rene Lynch Published: 01 July 2017, Los Angeles Times When architect Chri...
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