What is a video journalist?

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What is a video journalist? An event in London tackles this not so simple question.

You may think asking the question, "what is a video journalist?" would result in a simple answer. Not so. At a recent event on London's Southbank video journalists from around the world gathered to talk about video journalism.

This question raised issues including whether video journalism is simply a tool to create stories, or has an ideology attached to it. Can video journalism be art? This video was taken by the organisers to document some of the discussion.