Blake Deffenbacher

About Blake Deffenbacher

Second year Feather staffer, Blake Deffenbacher, ‘20, spends his second year on the Feather team as a video journalist. In his first year, Deffenbacher developed his camera skills as a photojournalist, learning the workflow and concept of media in journalism. Over the summer, he used those skills in his church, CrossCity Christian Church, working alongside the churches creative arts and media team to produce numerous marketing and promotion videos. Deffenbacher spent this time with his church practicing and perfecting his filming, directing and editing skills. This year, Deffenbacher hopes to use those skills to benefit the video team. Outside of The Feather, Deffenbacher spends time practicing to play for his schools golf team. After winning the league championship as a team and finishing second place overall in the league individually last year, Deffenbacher hopes to lead the team to the Valley Championships this year. Upon graduating, Deffenbacher plans on moving out of Fresno to attend a four year university. His hopes are to major in business management or marketing. With that expertes, Deffenbacher sees many career opportunities in marketing and business. Deffenbacher knows that the skills that he learns on The Feather team will benefit him in his future careers, both in media and writing.

The Feather takes SoCal: Recap #1

By |2019-08-23T11:34:23-07:00April 26th, 2019|Videos 2018-19|

Feather staffers travel to Anaheim, CA for the NSPA Spring National Higschool Journalism Convention, April 23.  The following day, the staff tours Warner Bros. Studios, and the ABC 7 Eyewitness newsroom.  Prior to the beginning of the conference, staffers enjoy a full day at Disneyland and California Adventure.

‘Fly Me to The Moon’ Valentine’s Concert 2019

By |2019-04-02T10:26:06-07:00February 14th, 2019|Media, Videos 2018-19|

The fourth annual Valentine’s Day concert is held in the Student Ministries Center, Feb. 11. Concert choir and ensemble members sing a variety of love, breakup and friendship songs, all celebrating valentines day.