Taris Hirziman is a Multimedia Journalist. Worked multi-platform for Television, Radio & Web/Social Media contents. Granted PPIA-VOA Fellowship 2019-2020 to work at the Voice of America head office in Washington, D.C. as International Multimedia Journalist. Pursued career as a news reporter in Metro TV Indonesia from 2015 to present; focusing on natural disaster, riots & conflict related issues. Striving to work on momentum & quality footage, assertive video editing and extraordinary contents.
Vlog reporting in Lebanon UNHCR Refugee Camp for Metro TV & Medcom.id.
Live on Tape for VOA Indonesia affiliates on George Floyd protest in Washington, D.C. This was aired in Metro TV but other TV affiliates aired it as well.
News package on vandalism impact to Indonesian diaspora from the George Floyd protests in Washington, D.C. I worked on the footage, interview, voice-over & editing. Published in VOA Indonesia & aired in its television affiliates.
Working as the camera person in covering the George Floyd protest in front of the White House area, Washington D.C. The footage is used by VOA White House Correspondent to elaborate the story.
VOA Live Report on Coronavirus impact in New York, US for Metro TV Indonesia. I looked up the b-rolls from wires and set up the connection using Skype & utilizing the camera equipment along with the audio & lighting as needed during stay-at-home order.
Wrap-up explanation package on early COVID-19 spread in the United States in Bahasa Indonesia. I worked on the stand-up, script & editing. Published in VOA Indonesia & aired in its television affiliates.