Hello, i'mCraig LordJournalist

/ About Me

I’m an award-winning reporter, an editor, videographer  — a creator — from Ottawa, Ont.

Here's what I do:

450Bylines
80Live interviews produced
20Hours of content

Career highlights

Carleton UniversityB. Journalism (HON)2016

Graduated with distinction from Canada’s most prestigious school of journalism

TechopiaWeb editor2015

Launched the Ottawa tech site Techopia with Great River Media while still a student

Globe and MailContent editor2016

Managed all video traffic on Globe and Mail channels in summer, would return a year later as freelance videographer

Ott. Business JournalReporter2016-present

Full-time reporter, video producer and web editor for Ottawa’s premier business publication

Skills

Video

Filming + editing
iMovie – Final Cut Pro X – DaVinci Resolve

Audio

Recording + editing
Audacity – Adobe Audition

Data storytelling

Excel + MySQL + QGIS
Data sorting, filtering, charts.
Finding stories in the numbers.

Content Management/Website building

WordPress + SquareSpace + Drupal 8 + Expression Engine

Coding

Working knowledge of HTML + CSS languages
Build and stylize newsletters and web articles

Design

Pixlr + Pablo + InDesign
Photo editing, stylized pull quotes, newspaper flow and design

Contact me

My headshots were taken by Anaïs Voski, whose work you can see here.