Dimapur, September 13 (NEx): The Department of Computer Science, St. Joseph University, Dimapur, conducted a two-day International Webinar on Video Editing from September 10-11, 2020.
A press release by the SJU Dimapur said that the program was attended by over 150 attendees from 8 different countries, spanning three continents and from 15 states of India. The program started with a prayer by Fr. L. Anish.
Dr.J.Robert Edwin Chester, the Registrar, in the keynote address highlighted the importance of learning and keeping abreast of quickly evolving modern technology and advanced video editing techniques. The Co-ordinator of the Webinar, Mr. P. Deepak, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, explained the purpose of the webinar in detail.
The Resource person Dr. D. Samson, a renowned corporate trainer and
freelancer, explained in detail the basics of multimedia editing like cropping the video and audio, techniques in audio editing, video colour management, video slideshow making and adding of text and effects as well as advanced level of video editing including VFX. Later, he clarified all the questions raised by the virtual participants.
The students of BCA, namely Mendan Konyak, Langshen, Kevithuvol Rhetso and Yimkumer Pongen, hosted the webinar, delivered the welcome address and vote of thanks.
Finally, Dr. S. Pradeep Kumar Kenny, the Head of the Department, thanked Dr. D. Samson for enlightening the participants with his vast knowledge in video editing and the participants for their enthusiasm to learn. He further acknowledged the fact that computer science being a vast field, all techniques and technologies cannot be taught through prescribed curriculum and thanked the co-ordinator for arranging such a prolific program for the benefit of the participants.