So can we say "I edit Wikipedia in English Language ? "
Does that count ? ;)

-TC

On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 5:10 PM, Subhashish Panigrahi <su...@wikimedia.org>wrote:

> Yes, they are also being invited to participated, it's about Indian
> Editors and Indian faces.
>
>
> On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 5:06 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan <
> parakara.gh...@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> And what about participation of the Indian English Community?
>>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 3:33 AM, Subhashish Panigrahi <su...@wikimedia.org
>> > wrote:
>>
>>> Here are the answers I have to all of you.
>>> @Noopur: nice points, I am including them all and here is draft for the
>>> community which I will be posting in the respective Wikipedia Village
>>> pumps. (http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Subha_WMF/sandbox1)
>>> @Ashwin, the videos you, Nitika and Swaroop are working will be hardcore
>>> outreach videos to teach how to edit Wikipedia.
>>> @Konarak, thanks a lot buddy, let us get the footages and we would
>>> definitely seek your support for the post production. Moover, we would be
>>> more than happy if you lead the event to get the videos done in your place
>>> from the community members.
>>> @Srikanth, the final video will be in Commons and obviously with .ogv
>>> format. But the raw footage will be in .mov/avi/mpeg, they are the formats
>>> used before editing. After editing we will convert the final video into
>>> .ogv.
>>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, Feb 8, 2012 at 4:05 PM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan <
>>> parakara.gh...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> 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;
>>>>> >> wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.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
>>>>> >> >
>>>>> >> >
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>>>>> >> >
>>>>> >>
>>>>> >>
>>>>> >>
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>>>>> >> Arts and Aesthetics
>>>>> >> Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
>>>>> >> Ph: 9650567690
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>>>> Srikanth Ramakrishnan.
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