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#Editing & Production Fees

RATES: Sub-editing Editing and production Sub-editing with HTML coding: per day 240.00 Sub-editing/day 160.00 Notes: Allegedly simple sub-editing for the web and other database-like media is almost always more demanding than for print media. Whether the freelance is striving to write headlines of precisely 48 characters for old-skool Teletext, or is dealing with tagging articles with keywords selected from a “controlled vocabulary”, they’re doing things that sub-editors of normal language do not have to do. If the work involves markup – whether the <em>simple codes</em> that determine the appearance of…

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#Broadcasting Fees

RATES: Commercial radio These rates are from the last agreement we have, uplifted by the same amount as BBC rates. Shift (incl. reporting), day rate (between 4 and 8 hours) 104.00 College student or leaver within 6 months of completing course: day rate (for a day or half-day’s exclusive engagement) 80.00 Ordered match report coverage (incl. previews, flashes and summaries) 55.00 Shift (incl. reporting), half-day rate (up to 4 hours) 52.00 News report (voice), first 2 min 30.00 Ordered calls for running match reports 19.05 Ordered calls for running match…

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#Public Relation Fees

Public Relations covers a wide variety of tasks with an equally diverse range of clients. Surveys of NUJ members find them working in government and public affairs, education, entertainment, health, industry and commerce, trade unions and political parties, not-for-profit organisations and charities. The day-to-day work may involve writing press releases, speeches or film scripts. It could also involve producing brochures or annual reports or co-ordinating studio or location photography. It could include organising special events such as news conferences, conferences, or exhibitions. Public relations work of course makes extensive use…

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#Writing & Research Fees

RATES: Writing and research 1000 words – intense research or background required 350.00 1000 words 275.00 Researching links/day 220.00 Resarching and compiling a database, per day 160.00 Writing/day 160.00 Notes: Fees for specialist copy written by an expert should include a premium of at least 10 per cent extra. The freelance may wish to throw in a little very basic markup – some of us use HTMLin letters to friends – but the above rates do not include design, detailed markup or structuring a database – see Online and digital…

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#Videography Fees

RATES: Commissions by the day Videography Please do send more market price information for comparison, using the link above. Day shooting – including equipment 500.00 Editing/production day 500.00 Notes: Note that under UK law copyright in freelance videography belongs to the videographer, as the person responsible for the video production. See Videography advice, linked above, for further advice on your rights. When comparing rates with traditional TV practice, note that day rates for TV freelances are generally quoted not including equipment hire. RATES: TV news footage Videography Please do send…

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Photography Fees

RATES: Commissions: extended use Public relations category: High budget There are very few jobs – especially, perhaps, in Public Relations – that really take only half a day. See Advice: day rates. Day rate 830.00 Half-day rate 430.00 RATES: Commissions: extended use Public relations category: Low budget Day rate 430.00 Half-day rate 275.00 Notes: These rates for extended use include further use over the medium to long term, for instance in brochures, websites, exhibition stands or an annual report. RATES: Commissions: single or limited use Public relations category: High budget…

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