A workshop on print, publishing and layout designing was conducted by Mr Saroj Jha, Associate Producer, News24 television channel ,on Thursday (22nd March). Mr Jha has wide experience in print and TV especially in designing and layout. The workshop began at 10 am and ended at 5pm with a lunch break. Students of ASCO, both post-graduate and under-graduates, participated with enthusiasm.
Detailing practical work situations Mr Saroj Jha explained to students what they should do under the circumstances. He dealt with various situations that were relevant to print, TV and internet media. His lecture was interspersed with anecdotes and his reminiscences of his own experience. The students responded enthusiastically and asked many questions. His presentation was lucid and easy to understand and he thoughtfully dealt with many topics that were in the students’ syllabus but added new information and new perspectives. .Especially relevant and useful was his observation on colour mixing and use of various software like Adobe Ilustrator, Adobe Photohsop, Coreldraw, Adobe Indesign.
.In between his speeches and demonstration a contest was held for on-the spot designing of layout and logos. A number of students found this most interesting and entertaining. It was a most significant workshop among the many events held by ASCO in recent times.
The day ended when Asco’s director, Professor (Dr) Manish Verma, presented a a token of gratitude to Mr Jha and thanked him for his pains.
Chief Guest(s) : Mr Saroj Jha (Associate Producer) News 24 News channel
Resource Person : Mr Saroj Jha
Coordinator/ Facilitator : Mr Rajesh Sharma & Mr Gautam Bhattacharya