Ten guild members and relatives have enrolled in the Film Academy of the Philippines’ workshop on Basic Computer Operations, Internet and Emailing. They have gone through the first of three weekends of hands-on training.
Te next two weekends are set for December 1 and 2, 8 and 9.
The workshop, which is conducted by Alex Socorro, is the fourth workshop to be held this year. Three of the workshops dealt with basic computer operations while the last workshop dealt with advanced computer operations.
The topics for discussion include the following: concepts of computing; hardware functions; storage media, proper usage and conservation; software applications (MS WORD processing hands-on and EXCEL spreadsheet hands-on; internet concepts and techniques, full hands-on; and Emailing, full hands-on.
The workshoppers are the following:
Seated: Lita Duguran of the Screenwriters’ Guild of the Philippines, Vicfrehn G. Rubion, Lorielam Pastrana. Standing: Wally Nepomuceno of GMA-7, Romulo Araojo of Filipino Society of Cinematographers, Domingo Bautista (legman), Edrien Mañalac, Edzen Mañalac, Eddie Mañalac (stuntman), Vincent Allan Nota.