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Communications educator , scholarly writer

Herbert Lorenz Zettl, American communications educator, scholarly writer. Recipient Emmy award National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, 1958, San Francisco State University Outstanding Teacher award California State Legislature, 1966. Member Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget, Bureau of Economic Analysis/National Association of Broadcasters.

Background

Zettl, Herbert Lorenz was born on July 15, 1929 in Augsburg, Germany. Came to the United States, 1950. Son of Carl and Anna (Bowdrexel) Zettl.

Education

Bachelor, Stanford University, 1953; Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1956; Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1966.

Career

Production assistant Station KOVR-television, Stockton, California, 1954. Producer, director Station KPIX-television, San Francisco, 1955-1961. Professor broadcast and electronic communications arts San Francisco State University, since 1959.

Academy specialist various international broadcast companies, since 1975. Director Institute International Media Communications, San Francisco State University, since 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (textbooks) Sight Sound Motion, 3d review edition, 1998, television Production Handbook, 6th review edition, 1997, Video Basics 2, review edition, 1997, Video Basics Workbook, review edition, 1997. (Civil Defense-ROM) Zettl's Video Lab 2. 0 (numerous awards).

      Represented in permanent painting collection City of San Francisco.

Membership

Member Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget, Bureau of Economic Analysis/National Association of Broadcasters.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: painting.

Connections

Married Erika I. Tronicke, July 18, 1953. Children: Renee, Alex.

father:
Carl Zettl

mother:
Anna (Bowdrexel) Zettl

spouse:
Erika I. Tronicke

children:
Alex Zettl

Renee Zettl