myVU is designed to provide a platform for video producers from around the world to contribute stories. The world is full of interesting people who are changing the world by simple acts, we want you to capture these moments and share them with this network. Get creative, use technology to your advantage and share some good news stories! There will be a variety of categories in the Assignment area which you can produce videos for. Visit our Assignment area to find out about the current stories we are looking for.
To shape the content of the stories on this website and potential content for CCCI/CTS productions Crossroads Citizen Journalist need to operate under these guidelines:
1. Who can participate?
You must be an approved Crossroads Citizen Journalist to upload any content to this site. The criteria for becoming a Crossroads Citizen Journalist are the following:
- must be 18 years old or have parental consent
- own a HD quality Pro-Sumer video camera and high speed internet connection
- strong communication skills
- committed to a Christian world-view and willing to tell stories from that perspective
2. What kind of content we are looking for?
Content must be yours. Your videos must be created with your own words and images or those that you have the rights to use. The content also must be true. The video should be of real events, or real opinions. We are looking for good news stories from your community, family and church.
3. What kind of content is not welcomed
We don’t welcome the following; content that intrudes on other’s copyrights and human rights. Violent, explicit, obscene content is not tolerated.