IIT-Hyderabad is not only a reputed Engineering institution in India, but also one of the 15 IITs where students are selected based on a Joint Entrance Exam(JEE) conducted nation wide.
IIT-Hyderabad recently organized a cultural and technical festival, called ‘ELAN’, which is held every year. This year too it was organized with gusto and it concluded on 30th Jan, 2011. This year in particular, thy held a specific photo event called ‘FRINGES’. The event was online to address to a bigger audience and not restricted only to the Institute’s students.
The online event was open for almost a month. Manfrotto was one of the official sponsors for the ELAN and sole sponsor for the FRINGES event. The online Photo contest (FRINGES) elicited keen interest and participation, with some of the creativity comparable to professional standards. More than 600 entries from all over India were received. Manfrotto’s participation was in line with its global endeavor to encourage younger generation delve into the fascinating world of Photography. Mr Sabyasachi Dutta – India Manager (M/s Lino Manfrotto India) was the chief guest on the concluding day and also encouraged and rewarded the winners.