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Jeffrey Blackwell is a five-tool player in the media business. He is a classically-trained and award-winning journalist, editor, photographer, videographer, and online content producer and manager. He is a pioneer in the field of multimedia journalism and was the first “backpack reporter” at Gannett’s Democrat and Chronicle in Rochester, New York. His work has been featured in newspapers, magazines, television and many online websites.

Today, Jeff is a communications specialist at Harvard University as well as a freelance writer, photographer and documentary filmmaker. He lives with his family in Boston, Ma.

For my latest personal work and stories for The Harvard Gazette check out:

A playful turn for libraries

The less-traveled path

A childlike vision artfully redefined

History in the making

Video: Chickens in the Mist

Innovative faculty receives support

Getting to the finish

Ukraine comes into focus on film

A closer look at “Who Choosin’ Who?’

Challenges remain, but connections are key

Prospects for digital humanities