The 2013 Nova Scotia election campaign is in full swing. As campaign cliches and photo ops abound, it’s difficult to know what’s really happening behind the scenes.

This week's Maritime Magazine talks to former candidates, party workers, and reporters for an inside, non-partisan look at a typical election campaign in Nova Scotia.

CBC Radio producer Christina Harnett has spent the last few weeks talking to people in the know to give the public at the election campaign machine.

Listen to the full documentary by clicking the image above.