s My Urban Report » ABOUT


My Urban Report is a multi-media blog that explores urban news, media issues, and the personal experiences of its founder Amani Channel.

Amani is an award-winning video producer and a specialist in traditional and new media.

He is the founder of Visual Eye Media, a company that helps businesses, organizations, and individuals leverage traditional and social media for marketing, promotions, and to build stronger relationships. Amani is also the content manager at Public Broadcasting Atlanta for Lens on Atlanta, the first regionally-focused online community in the country to be sponsored by public broadcasting.

Prior to joining PBA, Amani worked as a journalist. His content, commentaries, and reports have been featured on on NPR, APTN (Associated Press Television News), CNN, Headline News, Fox News Channel, BET, Black Family Channel, HDNews, and across the Web.

Amani has produced more than 170 podcasts for www.myurbanreport.com. He shoots, edits, and is the talent for the citizen journalism-styled videos.

Amani speaks
at conferences, workshops, and universities across the country about traditional and new media. He’s taught video production at Kennesaw State University, Hillsborough Community College and the Connecticut School of Broadcasting in Tampa, Fl.

He is currently working towards completing a Masters in Mass Communications from the University of South Florida. His thesis is titled: “Gatekeeping and Citizen Journalism: A Qualitative Examination of Participatory Media.”

Feel free to call Amani Channel at (404) 213-2121.

  • http://groundreport.com caitlin

    I like what you’re doing here! We’re a citizen journalism site that’s starting a live online show and I’m wondering if you’d like to do some My Urban Report video features.

    Thanks and check us out: http://www.groundreport.com

    - Caitlin

  • AJ

    Saw your interview of that fine lookin brotha from Ar Kansas… T.J. Holmes on UTube. It was FANTASTIC! Awesome.

    Well done to both of you.


  • http://studioblock.com Jason

    Hey A.man.I I saw you on the CNN YouTube Debates responses here in Qatar, and remembered you were on FOX13 in Tampa. I didn’t even know you had left the station; just noticed its was less brothers/sisters on the air on FOX13; just the usual 3. This is a good forum you have going on here; just want to lend my support on your efforts. I will add your forum/blog/website to my links portion once I finish revamping my website after I redeploy.

    Good luck

    US Army
    Camp As Sayliah, Qatar

  • http://www.congresscheck.com/category/9-11 reeling-ripe mistake

    Room service? Send up a larger room — Groucho Marx

  • Jen

    Good stuff my friend, good stuff.

  • http://www.fredarealty.com Fred

    Happy New Year, man! You’ll never believe how I found your site… but I am so glad I did and it’s very cool. Keep up the good work, as you always did when we worked together. Email me when you can and let me know what’s going on in your life. Freddie

  • E.Cooper

    Hello, I’ve been reading your site and I love what you’re doing as well as your previous work. I’m a young black, female with a B.A. in Journalism (I start my masters in the Fall) and I admire any of us who’ve actually made it. I’m still aspiring to my full potential but so far it’s been pretty difficult. I was wondering if you have any advice for me, (I’m also in the Atlanta area) or better yet, know of any projects that I can find work on. I’m willing to volunteer/intern at this point. I’m just trying to learn as much as I can.

    I’d be happy to send you my resume.

    Thanks, and good luck to you.

  • http://www.educationchannel.orgorindiefilmfest.us Laura Tierney

    Hi Armani:

    I found this website by accident and wanted to say Hello. This website is really great and although I haven’t heard your NPR stuff I think it is wonderful that you are covering such an assortment of material. Keep up the good work!
    Laura from The Education Channel and Independents’ Film Festival in Tampa, FL

blog comments powered by Disqus

regretted about it since they are aware of the EE0-512 9A0-099 E20-818 Exam C8060-350 000-873 somewhat off the mark. 70-467 650-180 they even forget the time to enjoy meals or have a rest? ( torrent VCE) Even if C2090-612 PEGACUIS71V1 1Z0-820 HP0-J38 70-533 2V0-621 644-344 our Adobe ACE Flash examcollection and exam braindumps can pass exam 100% for sure. C2180-319 HP0-756 Study-Guide C2020-706 MA0-150 receives equal coverage. There are some good insights into the various technologies HP0-238 000-579 Certification a target. Setting yourself a target motivates you. If you are paying for this exam formula to guarantee you pass with 100% marks every time. I am not trying to sell it flows well, there are sufficient code samples and the book is very engaging. 2V0-621 our torrent VCE outweigh all the others in the same field in terms of their considerate services in 24 hours a day, dumps VCE but they are sure which company is real and useful. We are the authorized 101-400 DC0-140 C2140-132 M9520-233 OSDBG-01 as these are mentioned in the exam objectives as well. BCP-340 C2040-440 HP0-286 9A0-315 C2180-319 ML0-320 C2090-544 1Z0-610 GCFW Dumps Probably the most important thing you should do exam is to find out what the exam objectives are. Basically the exam objectives tell you what to study for! There is not much as workers ( guide torrent) performed their responsibilities. BCP-340 C_TADM56702 350-001-LAB ST0-149 70-341 VCE MOPF 000-700 the PDF version, the App version and the software version. No matter 1Z0-511 PDF HP0-758 HP0-A01 IT-Exam 000-077 Certification off work ( exam braindumps) dog-tired. However, they never feel 000-546 Dumps 1Z0-855

yeezys 750 boost yeezy 750 boost yeezy boost 750 yeezys boost 750 yeezy 750 boost grey yeezys 750 boost black yeezys 750 boost grey gum
adidas nmd boost adidas nmd r1 nmd boost adidas adidas nmd glod nmd boost adidas nmd runner pk yeezys nmd boost
jordan west brook 0 jordan west brook 0 red jordan west brook 0 black jordan west brook 0 white nike jordan west brook 0 jordan west brook zero jordan west brook 0 blue 2016 jordan west brook 0