Subha, What about the Indian English Community? Noopur, Thanks for the ideas, but one small suggestion. Format- Keep it OGV. We can't be promoting an open project with a closed format video no?
Konark, Good to see young brains like you volunteering on this. Ashwin, Can I have a link please? On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 9:41 AM, Ashwin Baindur <ashwin.bain...@gmail.com>wrote: > Nitika & MikeLynch & some others have just begin working in this field > and a prototype video on how to create an account has been made. Imho > these efforts should be combined. > > Warm regards, > > Ashwin Baindur > ------------------------------------------------------ > > > > On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 10:59 PM, Konarak Ratnakar <konarak...@live.com> > wrote: > > Hey, > > +1 to this, I can help(composing, editing). > > Konarak. > > > >> Date: Tue, 7 Feb 2012 22:10:06 +0530 > >> From: noopur.ra...@gmail.com > >> To: wikimedia-in...@lists.wikimedia.org; > >> firstname.lastname@example.org > >> Subject: Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-in-en] Creating video of > Indian > >> Editors "We Edit Wikipedia" > > > >> > >> Hey Subhashish, > >> I think it's a great idea. In case people are thinking of recording > >> such a video, I would love to help you edit and here are some > >> suggestions for community members: > >> > >> 1) Put it on your next meetup agenda. Do it in the meetup itself > >> 2) It could be one single person saying "I edit wikipedia" or a group. > >> More than 1 is welcome > >> 3) For editing purposes, it is better if you record video in room with > >> LESS noise and MORE light > >> 4) Try and keep video in MPEG, Avi or MP4, so that while editing we > >> don't have to convert and lose quality. > >> 5) You can use any normal digital camera, even your (iphone) camera :P > >> Just try and minimize shaking. > >> > >> Cheers > >> Noopur > >> > >> 2012/2/7 Subhashish Panigrahi <su...@wikimedia.org>: > >> > Deal all, > >> > > >> > As a part of helping the community to reach out to more people apart > >> > from > >> > the presentations, handouts, FAQs and mailing list support we also > have > >> > need > >> > for more visuals. Audio/Video clips containing Indian Wikipedians > >> > sharing > >> > their message "I EDIT WIKIPEDIA" or "I EDIT AN INDIAN LANGUAGE > >> > WIKIPEDIA" or > >> > "WIKIPEDIA IS HELPING ME DOCUMENTING MY HERITAGE" will create impact > >> > among > >> > people and motivate them to contribute to Wikipedia. Many people use > >> > Wikipedia in a daily basis without being aware of they can also [Edit] > >> > it, > >> > social media, Youtube, mails containing link to such a video can be > used > >> > to > >> > reach this message to them. Moreover, such videos which are already > >> > there in > >> > Outreach (outreach.wikimedia.org) Bookshelf might make some people > feel > >> > it's > >> > project being managed by some foreigners. Seeing some real Indians > >> > editing > >> > Wikipedia with the Main page of an Indian language background will > >> > definitely make this message clearer. > >> > > >> > If there is a fairly good no of community members located in anywhere > in > >> > India (e.g Pune, Bangalore and Mumbai community) we can ask the > >> > community > >> > members say it altogether aloud apart from one/two community members > >> > speaking in their own language. I will be posting the details in the > >> > community village pumps, you are allowed to send as many people's > >> > footage as > >> > you can provided the video and audio quality are reasonable good. We > >> > will be > >> > collecting footage from all the communities and do a post production. > >> > > >> > Subha > >> > Community & Program Support, India Program > >> > Wikimedia Foundation > >> > > >> > > >> > _______________________________________________ > >> > Wikimedia-in-en mailing list > >> > wikimedia-in...@lists.wikimedia.org > >> > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-in-en > >> > > >> > >> > >> > >> -- > >> Noopur Raval > >> Student > >> Arts and Aesthetics > >> Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi > >> Ph: 9650567690 > >> > >> _______________________________________________ > >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > >> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com > >> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > > > > _______________________________________________ > > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > > Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org > > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > > > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > -- Regards, Srikanth Ramakrishnan. Wikipedia Coimbatore Meetup on February 12th. http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Meetup/Coimbatore Aliens invaded Tamil Nadu, left their Spacship and now it is a Toll Plaza. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:IVRCL-Vijayamangalam-Toll-Plaza.JPG
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