Mangaluru: Nitte Institute of Communication’s (NICO) five day workshops started promisingly on the 27th of June at Paneer Campus. The three workshops are aimed at beginners and intermediates alike, and are going to teach participants about photography, video editing, and radio jockeying (RJ). The first ever NICO summer workshop has seen participants from Bengaluru, Mysore, Kochi, Kundapur, and Mangaluru. More than thirty participants have registered for a five day session that are meant to lay a basic foundation in each of the separate streams. The sessions were inaugurated on the 27th July by Dr. U S Krishna Nayak, Dean of the A B Shetty Institute of Dental Sciences, with a lighting of the lamp. Dr. Nayak said he was happy to see a young institution like NICO showing so much promise and that he was envious of all the young participants at the workshop who were getting to learn about the exciting new developments in the media world. The photography workshop is being conducted by Prof. Raviraj, Head – Nitte Institute of Communication, the video editing workshop by Rahul Ganesh, filmmaker and faculty at NICO, while the RJ workshop is being conducted by Wilma Serrao, Asst. Professor at NICO.