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I'm Robert Newell. I'm a videographer, editor, photojournalist and drone operator. But most of all, I am a storyteller. My passion is going out in the world and using my skills in communication to share stories with everyone around the world. I love being able to collaborate with others to craft compelling, informative and entertaining pieces.
Top Projects Senior Center Valentine's Surprise - NAT Package at WKOW 27 News Video Editor - News News Shooter / Video Journalist
This is the story of a senior center in Baraboo whose social media post asking the community to
send their residents Valentines Day cards gained international attention. I was the editor,
videographer and reporter on scene conducting all the interviews
State Street Protest 1 Anniversary - Digging Deeper Package at WKOW 27 News Video Editor - News News Shooter / Video Journalist Drone Operator
In May 2020, a day of peaceful protest turned violent as people damaged local businesses and
protesters clashed with police throughout State Street. One year after those protests, we take a
look back on how those events have affected the protestors advocating for police reform, local
police department policies and the Madison Community. I was the videographer and editor for
Powering Politics - Digging Deeper Package at WKOW 27 News Video Editor - News News Shooter / Video Journalist
How much does it cost to keep the light on at Wisconsin's State Capitol building? Reporter AJ
Bayatpour and myself look into where the power comes from, how much it costs and why
Wisconsinites had to keep paying for the power even when the Capitol building was closed for
most of 2020. I was the videographer and editor for this project.
Grant Price: Setting the Standard - Documentary Documentary DP Video Editor - Documentary
This documentary covers the life and impact of Iowa broadcast news legend Grant Price. Our crew on Flash Films interviewed people he taught as well as his family to paint a picture of who he was and how his
legacy lives on today. I was one of two videographers on this project and the lead editor.
All Services Production Support HD Live Operator Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist Grip Production Assistant Audio Storyteller Corporate Videographer Documentary DP Drone Operator Mobile Journalist / Livestreamer News Shooter / Video Journalist Post-Production Video Editor - Commercial Video Editor - Documentary Video Editor - News