Skip navigation

Caption: In a story on bed bugs on CBS News Sunday Morning one of the subjects can be seen crawling around the camera’s lens — upper right.

At first I thought it was an added graphic — just for effect. But it isn’t and wasn’t used anywhere else in the extended segment. The legs of this bug are actually “walking” whereas the animated bugs used at the end of the story are clumsy and not overlaid on actual footage.

Just to be sure I’ve written to Charles Osgood for his input …

Charles Osgood
sundays@cbsnews.com

CBS News Sunday Morning
Sun Sept 12th, 2010

Dear Charles,

In your “The Bed Bug Blues” story (about 15 minutes in from the top of the hour): Is that a real bed bug crawling around the upper right corner of the camera’s lens?

Harry Brindley

Link: CBS News Sunday Morning story Bed Bug Blues 4min 56sec into the segment.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s