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Wikimania 2017 lightning talk: 8 FLOSS tools and 4 hardware for audio, video and image editing for Commons

This lightning talk titled “8 FLOSS tools and 4 hardware for audio, video and image editing for Commons” presented by Subhashish Panigrahi at Wikimania 2017, Montreal, Canada.

The talk touch-bases some of the very user-friendly Open Source tools for image, audio and video editing that can be valuable for Wikimedians. Some of these tools include Audacity for audio editing, Blender for animation, and InkScape for vector image editing. More details for downloading the tools are given in the tools for the right operating system are given in the presentation above.

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Subhashish Panigrahi
Subhashish Panigrahi is the founder of OpenSpeaks. He is an educator; language, technology and community catalyst; author and public speaker. As a community manager over the last six years, he led Mozilla's Community Development for Asia, and played various roles at Wikimedia Foundation and the Centre for Internet and Society. He shaped Mozilla's global communications for the Campus Clubs program, launched a research to measure the state of Open Source across India's top 20 tech, law and design universities; Built and implemented the Wikimedia strategic plans for India; increased Wikipedia’s reach (readers) by more than 60% (3x global readership) in and participation (editors) by 50% [as compared to ~10% global growth] in 6 Indian languages. Winner of the 2015 People’s Choice Award for covering open source-related highlights, and awarded as "Wikimedia Advocate and Expert" by for extensively showcasing the Wikimedia community and projects. Speaker at TEDx and many international Open Source/knowledge conferences across 11 countries. Author of "Rising Voices: Digital Language Activism" “Digital Activism in Asia Reader”, and a few hundred posts on major global blogs.

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