Pankaja Date

Video Editor & Animator

Pankaja has a B.A in Home Economics from SNDT Women's University. Thereafter she completed a 3 year course in Animation from Arena Multimedia, Mumbai. During this time, she joined IIT Bombay as an Animator in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, initially for OSCAR (Open Source Computing Animations Repository). Later Pankaja worked as an Animator in the AAKASH project which involved Educational content creation for LCAD Project / Low Cost Access Device. Skills used include 3-D modeling, texturing, lighting, storyboarding, editing, audio/video/photo editing and creation of animated scientific content. In parallel, Pankaja was also doing video and photo assignments for MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) and edX (edX is an massive online learning platform founded by MIT and Harvard University). Pankaja joined the Tata Centre for Technology and Design, IIT Bombay as Videographer, Video Editor and Photographer. Pankaja is well versed with the following software: Premier Pro, Photoshop, Combustion, 3D Max, Maya, Blender, After Effects, Sound Forge, Audacity, Camtasia Studio and Adobe Lightroom.