Audio/Video production is no longer done solely by the trained media professionals, even the ordinary folks with a computer and Free Software tools like Open Movie Editor and a cheap camera produce and publish content on wikis, forums, blogs and social networking sites like Friends Reunited, Facebook and eBay
If you are interested to join the new media wave, you should head to this one day Multimedia workshop at Sarai, CSDS New Delhi. The event is organised by G.I.S.S. project , ILUG-D, Freed.in and Sarai,CSDS on 11 Oct 2008
We will start at 11am, and continue till about 6-7pm, depending on the level of interest. Food, snakes, and chai will be provided.
Presentations by Yves from the G.I.S.S. collective:
- G.I.S.S. project, and live streaming: 1.5 h See, e.g., the distributed multimedia database
- Pure data, and computer vision: 1.5h See, Pure Data, and openCV
Other potential topics, from Niyam Bhushan's list in the multimedia section here:
- Edit, Produce and Publish Your Personal TV Programs on the Internet, with 100% FOSS.
- How To Forge A Career in Digital Creativity with FOSS: Graphic Design, New Media, Multimedia.
- Digital Photography Techniques using FOSS Software.
- Do-It-Yourself iPod-wannabe [self-assembled hard-disk in a multimedia USB casing].