April 2nd, 2015
This eBook is about journalism at the extreme. Gathering footage for worldwide International News broadcasts in a West African war zone. 360 Pages, 53 000 Words, 240 Clip frames, 20 Maps / graphics / photographs, 13 Short sorties, 4 Chapters. Comments on the book :
“I’m totally captivated. It feels like I’m running along beside you. I’d forgotten what that adrenalin wrapped in fear felt like. It’s great stuff - every budding video journalist should be made to read it!”
Sandy Macintyre, Vice President, AP Global Video News.
“Alistair Lyne is one of the greatest reporters I ever worked with. Brave as a Lion, talented as the best in the world and a man with the greatest heart!”
Antonio Mateus, Television anchor and editor, RTP World Newsmagazine "Olhar o Mundo".
“A gripping taste of life on the front line. Your words are as compelling as your pictures. Any aspiring war correspondent should read this book.”
Nigel Baker, CEO, Thomson Foundation.
“A never ending Gautrain on steroids - like a bullet. Chapter three is … well, hardcore. Maybe a bit of polishing here and there, but it’s rawness makes it
Claude Colart, coverafrica.com / Senior Producer, Sky News.
“An amazing e-book about working in wartime Liberia. Alistair has combined words, photos and clip frames from his award-winning video in a download unlike anything I've ever seen. He puts you right next to him on Bad Man's Corner where you'll feel his adrenalin, his fear, his passion and his humanity. This is what it's like to report on a war in Africa.”
Karin Davies, veteran AP Africa Correspondent.
"This book is great. Gripping stuff!"
Karel Prinsloo, award winning independent Freelance Photographer.
“I’m hooked already on page 3 and it hasn’t even begun yet.”
Amanda Fox, Strategic Communications Consultant.
“I have had the privilege to have worked with some badass cameramen and women from all over the world. This guy is the biggest badass of them all.
Buy this. Read this.”
Mike Miller, Executive Producer.
“I’m emotional - it’s a phenomenal read that had me gripped. The use of the footage is spot-on.”
Deon Du Preez, Entrepreneur.
April 2nd, 2015
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