Working in visual and social media, Robin Lubbock works on making images and videos for WBUR, and contributing to the stations Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Tumblr, Flickr and Pinterest feeds (and a few others!), and he works with WBUR staff to develop the station’s digital media stories.
Robin also curates Curious Boston, a project that gathers your questions and tries to find answers to some of them.
Prior to joining WBUR in 1999, Robin Lubbock worked in new media at the Christian Science Monitor on the newspaper’s website, csmonitor.com. He worked as senior producer for Worldwide Television News’ Nairobi bureau before that time, traveling throughout Africa to cover news stories including the U.S. intervention in Somalia, the genocide in Rwanda, and conflict in Burundi, Liberia and numerous other countries. He also worked in Central Europe, covering the end of the war in Bosnia. Robin started his career in journalism as a photojournalist and radio reporter, covering stories in Europe, South East Asia and Central America.
From the winter’s (many) snowstorms, to the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon, to the installations of Boston’s new public art, here are our best photos of the year.
The Lynch Family Skatepark in Cambridge is finally set to open this Saturday. Its lead designer tests it out.
Five church bells were hoisted to their new home in the bell tower at Boston’s Cathedral of the Holy Cross.
Strandbeests — wind-powered kinetic sculptures that were created by the Dutch artist Theo Jansen — strolled across Boston City Hall Plaza Friday afternoon.
Around 200 swimmers headed to the Fiedler Dock on the Esplanade Tuesday to take part in the first of two sanctioned Charles River swimming events this summer.
In a sort of groundbreaking ceremony, USS Constitution staff marked the beginning of a two year refurbishment project by gently prying off the first of 3,400 copper sheets that line the bottom of the historic battleship.
For planned repairs, the USS Constitution rode the late evening tide to a dry dock Monday night at the Charlestown Navy Yard.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh released Romeo and Juliet into the garden’s lagoon Thursday.
A closer look at the shimmering urban sculpture that rose over the Rose Kennedy Greenway in downtown Boston this weekend.
“It’s turning really slowly,” Carlos Amorales says. “When you look at it you feel static, but when you look back one minute later you notice it moved
Watching workers raise Carlos Amorales’s musical mobile inside the Harvard Art Museums’ newly restored Calderwood Courtyard.
Frederick Ilchman, co-curator of “Goya: Order and Disorder” at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, talks about two masterpieces in three ARTery videos.
On Nov. 4, voters will find four statewide ballot questions at the polls. Here’s a short summary of each question.
Yes, there is a largely forgotten performance hall underground in the center of Boston, and you may well have walked by it.
It’s time to vote in our “Getting Around Our Fair City” round of Curious Boston questions.