By Andrew Jonathan S. Bagaoisan
“Slow news day?” was the query of the pleasantly surprised.
For how in the middle of a plane crash, fleeting low pressure areas, and robberies caught on CCTV did journalists manage to make a potentially viral music video?
Well, it is as easy as facing the camera atop the PC. Or employing an iPad app that can record and edit in shots to a song.
It took a few days last week of shadowing and persuading a cast to join. Yes, a mini-shoot. Post-work and TV shows, of course.
Jeff was the consummate director who was sold-out to his opus.
He even poked all the way to Eastern Samar where Atom Araullo and our team were wondering if we still had any post-earthquake stories left to report.
“You’re missing out on the best video of all time!” Jeff messaged us. Atom and I got on Skype and Jeff showed us the video so far. And he wanted Atom to perform one part via web cam.