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Tom Compagnoni

Video Editor, HuffPost Australia


Voyager 1 Is 40 Years Into Its 40,000 Year Journey

The last photo Voyager 1 took before leaving our solar system showed every thing we've ever known, "on a mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam." The space probe is now 40 years into it's 40,000 year journey to our nearest star. Video by Tom Compagnoni.
06/09/2017 3:51 PM AEST

Hindus Descend On Stanwell Park Beach For Ganesh Chaturthi

Stanwell Park beach in NSW was the scene of colourful celebration on the weekend as hundreds of Hindus marked Ganesh Chaturthi, birthday of the Hindu God Ganesha. Clay sculptures of the elephant headed god are carried in a procession to the ocean, and believed to return to Mount Kailash to Parvati and Shiva. Video by Tom Compagnoni.
28/08/2017 3:17 PM AEST

Meet Sydney's Inner City Breakdance Crew

We spent an evening with the 143 Liverpool St Familar Crew to check out their impressive moves and talk about how hip-hop culture shapes their lives. Crew members Bboy Noxy, Bgirl Raygun and Bgirl TNT are competing in Red Bull BC One, the world's premier breakdancing competition. Video by Tom Compagnoni.
25/08/2017 12:00 PM AEST

'Racism Is Evil' - Trump

US president Donald Trump said "racism is evil" as he condemned the KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists as "criminals and thugs". Mr Trump spoke in the White House after meeting US attorney general Jeff Sessions and FBI director Christopher Wray about the racially-charged violence on Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia, which left one woman dead.
15/08/2017 9:52 AM AEST

Martin Place Tent City Prepares To Pack Up

Residents and volunteers of a controversial tent settlement at the steps of Australia's Reserve Bank are preparing to pack up, after the state government gave themselves the power to turf them out. Interviews by Eoin Blackwell. Video by Tom Compagnoni.
11/08/2017 12:43 PM AEST

Penny Wong Savages Plebiscite In Blistering Speech

Labor senator Penny Wong has launched a blistering attack on the Government's proposed plebiscite, saying it would open up children in the LGBTQ community to "hatred" and slamming the idea as being born of "weakness and division".
09/08/2017 12:18 PM AEST