Binoy V. S.
Binoy V. S. has 13 years of experience as a Multimedia Designer and Academician. He was conferred with NDFA, DCA, Diploma in Photography and Advanced Diploma in Multimedia. Having worked as a designer with Breakthrough, Ernakulam, Binoy joined Amrita University in 2001 in the capacity of Animator in the Amrita Multimedia Division.
In 2002, Binoy took over as a Multimedia Developer at the interactive media group of Amrita University. From 2008 onwards he started working with the Amrita School of Communication as its Media Instructor where he handles modules on Video Editing, Video Production, Camera Operation, Photography and Videography for postgraduate and undergraduate students.
He is also a Visiting Faculty at the Visual Communication Department, Sree Narayana College Chengannur, Kerala.
Binoy has successfully undertaken several academic project works in design and 2D animation and has also organized photography and fine arts exhibitions and camps in Kerala. His photographs were published in Times of India, Deccan Chronicle, The Hindu, Indian Express, Malayala Manorama, Mathrubhumi, Dinamalar Dinakaran and Dinamani, etc.
Binoy has completed Certificate Courses on Photography Design titled Always Carry on Camera at the National Institute of Design, Ahmadabad, 2012, and Basic Sound Recording Techniques for TV production at the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune, 2012. He also done a Continuing Education Program (CEP) on Expo CD conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, 2013.
Apart from teaching, he has been actively involved in several social and charitable activities. He has been acted in a weekly program, Swanthwanam telecasted by Amrita Television. Binoy has been involved in extensive relief and rehabilitation operations of the Mata Amritanandamayi Math at Nagapattinam, the worst affected Tsunami district. He has also coordinated various media related activities of this relief effort with premier television channels like BBC, CNN and Headlines Today.
- Won two photography awards from the international photography portal www.dailyawards.com
- Caught Snapping Award of the Hindu daily newspaper published on Saturdays, February 2010
EXHIBITIONS / CAMPS / INDUSTRY TRAINING
- Organizing committee member for the three day Short Film Making Workshop held at Amrita University Coimbatore from March 27-29, 2014.
- Organizing committee member for the one day workshop on Sound Engineering – Aesthetics of Sound in Cinema. The workshop was delivered by Academy and BAFTA award winner, Padmashri Dr. Resul Pookutty, on March 25, 2014.
- Organized a Short Film & Photography Competition and a three day exhibition at Amrita University Campus Coimbatore during February - March, 2014.
- Organized a three day Photography Exhibition in Anokha 2014, three day technical fest of Amrita Viswha Vidyapeetham held at Coimbatore Campus during March 20- 22, 2014.
- Organized a group Photography Exhibition at NID AHEMADABAD during November 2012.
- Organizing committee member for the three day Short Film Making Workshop held at Amrita University, Coimbatore during March 2012.
- Organizing committee member for We Care International Film Fest 2011 & 2012 at Amrita University, Coimbatore.
- Organizing committee member for one day National Seminar on Conflict Reporting & Peace Journalism held at Amrita University, Coimbatore on Friday 16 September 2011.
- Attended one month Training Program at Amrita television Trivandrum on TV News, TV Production, News Burro, graphics and Editing during June 2011.
- Organized a Short Film/ Photography Completion and a two day Exhibition at Amrita University Campus Coimbatore 2010.
- Organized ‘Drisyam 2010’, Group photography Exhibition at Russian Cultural Centre (Gorky Bhavan), Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala on 2010. The event was conducted by Flickr Kerala Group.
- Organized ‘Drisyam 2009’, Group photography Exhibition at Museum Auditorium, Thiruvnanthapuram, Kerala on 2009. The event was conducted by Flickr Kerala Group.
- Organized a Group Photography Exhibition at Amrita University 2009.
- Organized ‘Drisyam 2008’, Group photography Exhibition at Durbar Hall Art Gallery, Lalithakala Academi, Kochi, Kerala on 2008. The event was conducted by Flickr Kerala Group.
- Attended a camp on Bronze Sculpting, conducted by Central Lalithakala Academy Madras at Govt. Raja Ravi Varma College of Fine Arts Mavelikara, 2000.
- As a student committee chairman organized All Kerala Children’s Painting Competition at Raja Ravi Varma Fine Arts College, Mavelikara, 1996.
- Organized All Kerala Art students State Festival Exhibition at R.L.V College, Thripunithura, Ernakulum, 1998.