Inside Resources

Infrastructure

Seminar Halls

 These are provided with overhead LCD projectors and public-address systems.

 Screening Rooms
These are acoustically sealed, split air-conditioned mini-auditoriums with wall-to-wall carpeting
and provided with overhead LCD projection systems and Dolby / DTS 7.1 surround sound
system.

Shooting Floor
The shooting floor along with a Production Control Room (PCR) is acoustically sealed and air-
conditioned. The same is equipped with lighting equipment including Canara overhead moveable
lighting grid with cool flood lights, spotlights, Kino lights, shadow casters & light meters. It has
multiple digital cameras (Panasonic DVX102, Panasonic AG-AF100 & Canon 5D Mark III with
lenses). It also has a Teleprompter for news reading apart from a multi-channel digital audio
mixer.

 Post-Production Suite & Laboratory
Four air-conditioned cubicles, as well as a post-production laboratory, are equipped with non-
linear edit systems to provide professional level post-production facilities. The same has the
following facilities – Four MacPro machines with FCP and 10 iMac machines with Adobe
Premier CS5. Additional software includes Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, & FCE.

 Sound Recording Suite
 The air-conditioned and acoustically balanced practical-demo suite has an industry-standard
multi-track sound recording and reproduction set-up. It is equipped with audio mixing consoles
like Yamaha MG166cx, Xenyx 802, Yamaha MG82cx & Eurorack UB880. The suite also has a
pair of powered audio monitors - Yamaha HS80M and two pairs of Yamaha MSP3. Nuendo 5 is
the preferred audio software used to record and reproduce recorded audio files here.

Photography Studio
 The air-conditioned photography studio combines both manual and digital facilities.  It has the
latest SLR & DSLR cameras with all types of professional lenses, tripods & other accessories.
The studio is equipped with professional studio lights, light meters and other essential lighting
equipment apart from a motorised backdrop changer. It also has an iMac with contemporary
photo editing software for digital imagery.

 Developing & Printing (Dark) Room
 The air-conditioned D&P room is equipped for manual black & white film developing and
printing. It has a chemical laboratory for negative film development apart from & enlargers for
photo printing.

 Computer Laboratory
The air-conditioned computer laboratory has 39 terminals equipped with Pentium IV processor
driven CPUs connected to LCD screens / overhead LCD projector. The laboratory is fully
networked and provides high-speed broadband connectivity, with power back-up. A variety of
Publishing, Post Production and Design Technology software are available. The entire campus is
Wi-Fi enabled. All desktops and server are fully protected with upgraded anti-virus software.

Library
 The library has a well-stocked collection acquired since its inception, and covering a broad span
of technical and nontechnical subjects pertaining to mass media and communication
management. The library is using Koha software which provides instant access facility for any
book, by title, author, publisher, or ISBN number. The library also subscribes to a wide
assortment of national and international newspapers, magazines and journals, besides some other
publications. The library also subscribes to two online databases – TVAD Index and United
News of India.

 Audio-Visual Library
 The audio-visual library has a comprehensive collection of Indian & foreign classic films,
documentaries, radio & television programmes in English, Hindi and other Foreign / Regional
languages.