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About Adrian Ma

Adrian Ma is an award-winning journalist and an assistant professor at the Ryerson School of Journalism in Toronto. He has spent most of his journalism career as a reporter and digital producer and specializes in teaching multimedia storytelling and personal branding.
Latest Posts | By Adrian Ma
Top 4 interactive coverage styles of the 2020 U.S. election
3 weeks ago

Top 4 interactive coverage styles of the 2020 U.S. election

The apps, maps, VR and robots that told the story of a very long Tuesday
Digital journalism innovations on the pandemic beat
4 months ago

Digital journalism innovations on the pandemic beat

Explanatory reporting, drone journalism and VR help tell the story of the COVID-19 era
Can reported soundscapes foster deeper audience connections?
6 months ago

Can reported soundscapes foster deeper audience connections?

Adrian Ma breaks down binaural audio and how it enriches the listener experience
Edward Madojemu on innovation, agency and shared experience in the world of VR
9 months ago

Edward Madojemu on innovation, agency and shared experience in the world of VR

By  •  Columns
What 360-graphic novels can teach us about non-fiction storytelling
Tech trends that could change news media in 2020
10 months ago

Tech trends that could change news media in 2020

From 5G to 3D, 360 video, here are some exciting tech developments rife with potential for news content producers
Working Media Podcast: Wellness and Meditation
2 years ago

Working Media Podcast: Wellness and Meditation

By  •  Work, Field Notes
This week, hundreds of thousands of Canadian students returned to their college and university campuses. For many it’s both an exciting and extremely stressful time. With this in mind, we’re bringing you a special episode that looks at a deceptively…
Working Media Podcast: Eternity Martis
2 years ago

Working Media Podcast: Eternity Martis

By  •  Work, Field Notes
Eternity Martis spoke to us about the thrills - and consequences - of sharing her personal life in her work.
Working Media Podcast: Angie Lau
2 years ago

Working Media Podcast: Angie Lau

By  •  Work, Field Notes
Adrian Ma talks to Angie Lau about her career.
Working Media podcast: Elamin Abdelmahmoud
3 years ago

Working Media podcast: Elamin Abdelmahmoud

By  •  Work, Field Notes
In our third episode, we chat with Elamin Abdelmahmoud. He’s a editor of news curation for BuzzFeed and a social media editor for BuzzFeed Canada. He tells host Adrian Ma how not getting into a school for public policy led…
Working Media podcast: Lindsay Michael
3 years ago

Working Media podcast: Lindsay Michael

By  •  Work, Field Notes
The producer and co-host of CBC Radio’s Podcast Playlist Lindsay Michael explains how she approaches networking.