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Wireless reporter rides wave of the future

By Steve Garfield | Steve Garfield <steve@...> | sgarfield
September 1, 2004 | Post #1046 | Topic #1046

http://www.nj.com/entertainment/ledger/index.ssf?/base/entertainment-0/ 109401893239070.xml Woo has become a footnote in TV news history. He's the first broadcast network correspondent with the title "wireless reporter." In contrast to most network reporters, who work in teams or groups and use bulky cameras and satellite transmitters, the 28-year-old Bostonian and NYU graduate carries a small video camera and tripod, microphones and a laptop with editing software. He sends his work to ABC's control room on the Upper West Side of Manhattan via a wireless card installed in his laptop. --------- [ Web Sites ] --------- Steve Garfield Video Production http://stevegarfield.com Video Blog http://stevegarfield.blogs.com/videoblog/ Weblog: Off On A Tangent http://offonatangent.blogspot.com/