Dunkley Gyimah was one of the first Video journalists in the
UK (1994) and has since worked or consulted for a number of
bodies. More recently they are:
Association: The UK's only video journalism programme for training
newspaper journalists to become VJs.
• Nato's War Games: training would-be foreign correspondents
in the field of conflict
• BBC's Journalism Training College co-producing
interactive training programme.
David is the
• the 2006 International
(independent) Video Journalism Awards 2006 for his film 8 Days
about the first newspaper journalists reporting on a re-opened
*You can now see this on ITunes here.
2006 American Press (WeMedia) Institute Fellow speaking at
the Global Media Forum on Citizen Journalism.
• 2005 First Place Winner in the US' Batten Awards for
Innovation in Journallism for video journalisdriven site viewmagazine.tv
In his 20 year media career he has worked or freelanced for
BBC Newsnight, WTN, Reportage, ABC News, BBC World Service,
Channel 4 News, PowerHouse, Breakfast New, Channel One and
He is a regular conference speaker and presenter on issues
of next generation TV and videojournalism.
David has a degree in Applied Chemistry, postgrad in Journalism
and postgrad modules in International Relations. He is a member
of Think Tank, Chatham House.