Jess Winans is a writer, reporter, blogger and photographer from Bethlehem, NY currently located in San Diego, CA.
Jess has been published by The Times Union, The Long Island Press, San Diego Uptown News, San Diego Downtown News, Mission Times Courier, Gay San Diego, The Odyssey Online and The Delphian. Check out some of her clips below:
Jess has been shooting photography since she was in high school, first with 35mm black and white film, sometimes with a digital camera and now more often than not with a smart-phone. As the web intern for The Times Union, she took photos at concerts and local events for SEEN galleries for timesunion.com. Jess also takes mostly all of her own photos for the stories she writes, like one which was featured on the front cover of the Mission Times Courier. Here are some photos she's taken:
TELEVISION AND VIDEO
As an intern for PATV Long Island, Jess hosted a live four-hour program for World Art Day. She recruited all of the talent who appeared, conducted the interviews and read off-of a teleprompter for the first time. Here are some of the interviews:
Also as an intern for PATV Long Island, Jess worked on the set of The Brick Wall, a live talent show with a coffee-house vibe that airs on Wednesday nights. She recruited and managed talent for the show, worked on graphics and ran the teleprompter for the host. Check out some episodes of The Brick Wall:
As a student at Adelphi University, Jess collaborated with her peers to film, edit and produce a video for The Freeport Trailer, a non-profit on Long Island.