An industrial talk on title “ICT in Photography Industry” had been successfully conducted by Faculty of Computing, University Malaysia of Computer Science and Engineering (UniMy). This talk was held on 28 September 2016, starting from 2.30 pm to 5.00 pm at Dennis Ritchie Lecture Room, UniMy. The talk was attended by 20 UniMy students. The objective of this event is to expose students on how ICT/Computer Science disciplines can be exploited in photography industry.
Mr. Noor Azam Md Sheriff, Managing Director of Mayada Imagina Sdn Bhd was a guest speaker at this event. He had delivered his enlightening and inspiring speech by initially introducing two high quality brands of his company, that are, “Neurmaya Photography” and “Professional Photography and New Media Academy (PPNM)”. Then, he started his knowledge sharing by exposing students with the specific workflow in the photography industry that his company is applying for the past few years. A step-by-step process in the workflow had been clearly explained and the mutual relationship between ICT and Photography industry had been justified. Mr. Noor Azam also presented a number of software tools that can be used for enhancing and editing the captured images as well as for making album’s layout. Several examples of attractive photos and videos created for his high-level clients are shown to the attendees.
The Q&A session were smoothly conducted where the students were able to ask the guest speaker regarding the photography business, skills and experiences as well as the challenging issues relating to the Computer Science/ICT discipline with photography industry.