The Netherlands – Germany – Italy – France in 360

It has been a long long wait for this video! When I was in The Netherlands (May – June 2014), I tried to do a 360 video shooting in all places I went to. Fun and a great way to walk  on the memory lane, once in a while. Spoiler: embrace yourself for more than…

Cabin in the woods

No, not the movie. I am talking about RNTC, the journalism institution I went to in Hilversum, the Netherlands. I have posted on how to get from Bastion Hotel to RNTC, but what about from RNTC to Bastion Hotel? Yes, you can take the bus (boring), or you can simply walk for three kilometers and…

Cool class: Online Journalism RNTC 2014

Pardon me for not introducing these great, firstly strangers and now dear friends, class members of Online Journalism at RNTC 2014. They are more than classmates as we went by bus together, ate, studies, shared ideas, debated, even slept together in the same hotel (different room, of course). Thank you guys for all  the laughter and sweet memories!

Do you have time to shop in the Netherlands?

This is also what I did for the blog assignment, about shops’ closing time in the Netherlands 😀 By Galuh — “Sorry, we are closed!” is the answer you will get when you are trying to shop in The Netherlands after 18:00 most days of the week. Coming from Indonesia, a country where malls open until…

“Heal Zimbabwe through music” Oliver Mtukudzi

We were asked to make a dossier of someone else’s national hero. I did Gamu on Oliver Mtukudzi, a very famous musician in Zimbabwe.  By Galuh —  With more than 61 albums and nearly four decades in music industry, Zimbabwean musician Oliver Mtukudzi proves his dedication as an artist to his country. Oliver Mtukudzi, known as…

Return journey to 17th century

This is what I wrote for my blog assignment By Galuh – Again, I checked the Netherlands’ public transport site. It was a gloomy morning, yet it did not stop me rushing to the bus station for my first time visit a medieval castle. Muiderslot is a castle from the middle ages in Muiden, a town about…

Revenge is better served cold, says Netherlands

Just finished watching one of the most anticipated match by the Dutch in World Cup 2014! They really had their “revenge” after losing to Spain at final of World Cup 2010 by scoring magnificent FIVE goals into Casillas’s sacred place! But that is not why I am here. I want to share a video I made BEFORE the…

Is this journalism?

That is the question when we had a special guest from RNW (Radio Netherlands Worldwide) Ikenna Azuike, the man behind What’s Up Africa, a satirical news and pop-culture about Africa. This is his latest video and before you click, bear in mind the question “Is this journalism?” I personally love the guy and for me, this…

Insight from NRC online department

Monday, 26th May 2014, we were divided into two groups for an excursion to two national newspapers. My group went to NRC in Amsterdam, one of the biggest newspapers in the Netherlands (around 250.000 copies per day) to know their online department better. We interviewed its chief online, Wieland van Dijk, and learned more on how he runs nrc.nl….

Bussum Assignment

May 25th 2014 we were given an assignment to make a multimedia feature on a particular subject in Bussum area. Myself and Manoj went to a climbing hall called Rock Steady around 7 PM. We met Tyass, the manager, to learned more about this place (through interview, pictures, video).  Afterwards, I went home and tried to make…

How to: from Bastion to RNTC

During the course, we stay at Bastion Hotel, Bussum Zuid. While RNTC is located at Witte Kruislaan, Hilversum. Yup, both are not in the same town but it is easy to go to RNTC from Bastion Hotel. Let me tell you how. Easy! Now take a closer look at RNTC

Sport time!

Yesterday we learned about taking and cropping photos using iPad with Elvira Van Noort. After an hour in class, she decided that we should got out of the class and do a bit of sports! In this case, volley ball and jue de …. something. It’s a ball game from France. So, here we were,…