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diff --git a/as/testimonials/index.php b/as/testimonials/index.php @@ -1,362 +1,371 @@ <?php -/* Vishwamano.com PHP snafu. - - Copyright (C) 2015 rsiddharth <s@ricketyspace.net> - - This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify - it under the terms of the GNU Affero General Public License as published by - the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or - (at your option) any later version. - - This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, - but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of - MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the - GNU Affero General Public License for more details. - - COPYING contains the full text of the GNU Affero General Public - License. If you have not recieved a copy of the file along with - this program, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>. - -*/ - - -require_once('../../templating.php'); -require_once($abs_path . '/utils.php'); - +/** + * License: CC0-1.0 + */ +require_once('../../init.php'); $title = 'Testimonials &middot; Vishwa Mano Photography Workshops'; $meta_desc = 'What Vishwa\'s students have to say about Vishwa Mano Photography Workshops!.'; -$p_title = "Testimonials"; -# testimonials +$p_title = 'Testimonials'; $testimonials = array( - 'Swathi Palavesh' => array( - 'swathi_palavesh.jpg', - 'Well, it was the day when my brother gifted me a Nikon D3300 and the next thing on my mind was to learn the basics of photography. I had to travel to chennai for a week and all I had was a week, to learn the basics. I was skeptical if there would be anybody who would be ready to schedule classes to my convenience. Then I found reviews about Viswa sir&#39;s photography - classes which had 5/5 rating. I approached him the next second and he was - kind enough to schedule a one on one class for me. His major advantage is - his patience to teach his students &#39;n&#39; number of times even if they did not - understand certain things. Very flexible, highly patient, very friendly in - terms of teaching approach. Overall it was a fantastic opportunity to learn - from him. Not just that. The good part is, he is even available for you - even after your course gets over. Amazing. Isn&#39;t it? :)', + array( + 'by' => 'Swathi Palavesh', + 'img' => 'swathi_palavesh.jpg', + 'text' => 'Well, it was the day when my brother gifted me a Nikon D3300' + . ' and the next thing on my mind was to learn the basics of' + . ' photography. I had to travel to chennai for a week and all' + . ' I had was a week, to learn the basics. I was skeptical if' + . ' there would be anybody who would be ready to schedule classes' + . ' to my convenience. Then I found reviews about Viswa sir&#39;s' + . ' photography classes which had 5/5 rating. I approached him the' + . ' next second and he was kind enough to schedule a one on one class' + . ' for me. His major advantage is his patience to teach his students' + . ' &#39;n&#39; number of times even if they did not understand certain' + . ' things. Very flexible, highly patient, very friendly in terms of' + . ' teaching approach. Overall it was a fantastic opportunity to learn' + . ' from him. Not just that. The good part is, he is even available for' + . ' you even after your course gets over. Amazing. Isn&#39;t it? :)' ), - 'Naren Hari' => array( - 'naren_hari.jpg', - 'Vishwa from Apertures and Shutters is the go-to person for photography - classes in Chennai. Some may possess teaching skills but won’t - be be an expert in what they do. Some may be an expert in what - they do but won’t have the patience to teach others. Then - there is Vishwa who is not only a master photographer but also - an excellent teacher. I took the basic photography class that - includes four class room sessions and two outdoor - sessions. The duration of the course is two weekends (3 - sessions per weekend). I can’t thank Vishwa enough for - identifying the photographer in me. I see a huge difference in - the quality of my photos after taking this course. I’m - definitely going to come back for advance photography classes - very soon.', + array( + 'by' => 'Naren Hari', + 'img' => 'naren_hari.jpg', + 'text' => 'Vishwa from Apertures and Shutters is the go-to person for' + . ' photography classes in Chennai. Some may possess teaching skills but won’t' + . ' be be an expert in what they do. Some may be an expert in what' + . ' they do but won’t have the patience to teach others. Then' + . ' there is Vishwa who is not only a master photographer but also' + . ' an excellent teacher. I took the basic photography class that' + . ' includes four class room sessions and two outdoor' + . ' sessions. The duration of the course is two weekends (3' + . ' sessions per weekend). I can’t thank Vishwa enough for' + . ' identifying the photographer in me. I see a huge difference in' + . ' the quality of my photos after taking this course. I’m' + . ' definitely going to come back for advance photography classes' + . ' very soon.' ), - 'Sharadha Krishm' => array( - 'sharadha_krishm.jpg', - 'I had met Vishwa in one of the CTC photography workshops, but hadn\'t - had the opportunity to learn from him during the camp. After - that camp, I rarely took my camera out and let it rest in my - almira for longer time. So I decided to assign for one of his - basics classes for the heck of it, I was still not very - confident of developing a passion for photography. But once - into the 1st day of basics course, I found myself intrigued - and asking so many questions. Now that\'s a very positive - sign. The classes started from the very basics even starting - up with the controls, which was exactly the way teaching - should be: strengthening the basics. Thank You Vishwa for a - photography class, that did a very important thing - igniting - interest.', + array( + 'by' => 'Sharadha Krishm', + 'img' => 'sharadha_krishm.jpg', + 'text' => 'I had met Vishwa in one of the CTC photography workshops, but hadn\'t' + . ' had the opportunity to learn from him during the camp. After' + . ' that camp, I rarely took my camera out and let it rest in my' + . ' almira for longer time. So I decided to assign for one of his' + . ' basics classes for the heck of it, I was still not very' + . ' confident of developing a passion for photography. But once' + . ' into the 1st day of basics course, I found myself intrigued' + . ' and asking so many questions. Now that\'s a very positive' + . ' sign. The classes started from the very basics even starting' + . ' up with the controls, which was exactly the way teaching' + . ' should be: strengthening the basics. Thank You Vishwa for a' + . ' photography class, that did a very important thing - igniting' + . ' interest.' ), - 'Prasad Natrajan' => array( - 'prasad_natrajan.jpg', - 'I have gone through a couple of other photography training - programs. They were mostly theory and no in-studio shooting - classes and very limited outdoor shooting classes. However, in - Apertures and Shutters Vishwa makes sure that he puts the - class through practical application of what he teaches. There - is a fair amount of outdoor shootings too and he provides - valuable feedback of your images.' + array( + 'by' => 'Prasad Natrajan', + 'img' => 'prasad_natrajan.jpg', + 'text' => 'I have gone through a couple of other photography training' + . ' programs. They were mostly theory and no in-studio shooting' + . ' classes and very limited outdoor shooting classes. However, in' + . ' Apertures and Shutters Vishwa makes sure that he puts the' + . ' class through practical application of what he teaches. There' + . ' is a fair amount of outdoor shootings too and he provides' + . ' valuable feedback of your images.' ), - 'Dinesh Ramasamy' => array( - 'dinesh_ramasamy.jpg', - 'Are you a Amateur Photographer, Photo Freak, Fond of taking photos and - love to explore the Art of photography then you are at the - right place. From the very basic scratch level to high level - photography you can learn here and u will feel so comfortable - and friendly to sharpen up your skills.I would say its worth - spending time and money to learn photography skills from - Vishwa, Not only u can learn but also u can get good guidance - from him always and a good reviews and suggestions will boost - u and your photos too :) Yo..' + array( + 'by' => 'Dinesh Ramasamy', + 'img' => 'dinesh_ramasamy.jpg', + 'text' => 'Are you a Amateur Photographer, Photo Freak, Fond of taking photos and' + . ' love to explore the Art of photography then you are at the' + . ' right place. From the very basic scratch level to high level' + . ' photography you can learn here and u will feel so comfortable' + . ' and friendly to sharpen up your skills.I would say its worth' + . ' spending time and money to learn photography skills from' + . ' Vishwa, Not only u can learn but also u can get good guidance' + . ' from him always and a good reviews and suggestions will boost' + . ' u and your photos too :) Yo..' ), - 'Mahimika Varma' => array( - 'mahimika_varma.jpg', - 'It was such a good experience. Vishwa Mano here teaches right from the - scratch and explains really well. I had fun in class and - learnt a lot about aperture and shutter, he teaches everything - practically. If you are interested in photography and want to - learn right from handling your camera well to taking good - pictures and editing, he is the guy. I thank him for those - wonderful classes.', + array( + 'by' => 'Mahimika Varma', + 'img' => 'mahimika_varma.jpg', + 'text' => 'It was such a good experience. Vishwa Mano here teaches right from the' + . ' scratch and explains really well. I had fun in class and' + . ' learnt a lot about aperture and shutter, he teaches everything' + . ' practically. If you are interested in photography and want to' + . ' learn right from handling your camera well to taking good' + . ' pictures and editing, he is the guy. I thank him for those' + . ' wonderful classes.' ), - 'Jayashree Kesavan' => array( - 'jayashree_kesavan.jpg', - 'This is a great place to start our photography journey ... I joined - aperture &amp; shutter .. Since I had a great passion for - photography !!! I learned the basics so clearly ... Which - increased my interest !!! Even after the completion of - course... Vishwa guides me by giving reviews to my fotos - ... This is a wonderful start for my photographic journey - ... If u wanna start ur journey ... Join apertures &amp; shutters - :) Thank u Vishwa ! :)' + array( + 'by' => 'Jayashree Kesavan', + 'img' => 'jayashree_kesavan.jpg', + 'text' => 'This is a great place to start our photography journey ... I joined' + . ' aperture &amp; shutter .. Since I had a great passion for' + . ' photography !!! I learned the basics so clearly ... Which' + . ' increased my interest !!! Even after the completion of' + . ' course... Vishwa guides me by giving reviews to my fotos' + . ' ... This is a wonderful start for my photographic journey' + . ' ... If u wanna start ur journey ... Join apertures &amp; shutters' + . ' :) Thank u Vishwa ! :)' ), - 'Pradeep Jayaprakash' => array( - 'pradeep_jayaprakash.jpg', - 'An old saying goes that a picture is worth a thousand words, however - to comprehend a photograph in its entirety requires a very - special approach. An approach that not only makes you think - the way your camera thinks but also makes you look into the - aesthetics of your photographs. Photography is much more than - a mere play of ISO/Aperture/Shutter speed..Every photo has to - have a pay-off to the audience. Thats exactly what Vishwa - teaches you in his class..Thanks Vishwa for kindling my - interest in photography. This is just my first review as i am - a newbie. many more to come :) cheers!!', + array( + 'by' => 'Pradeep Jayaprakash', + 'img' => 'pradeep_jayaprakash.jpg', + 'text' => 'An old saying goes that a picture is worth a thousand words, however' + . ' to comprehend a photograph in its entirety requires a very' + . ' special approach. An approach that not only makes you think' + . ' the way your camera thinks but also makes you look into the' + . ' aesthetics of your photographs. Photography is much more than' + . ' a mere play of ISO/Aperture/Shutter speed..Every photo has to' + . ' have a pay-off to the audience. Thats exactly what Vishwa' + . ' teaches you in his class..Thanks Vishwa for kindling my' + . ' interest in photography. This is just my first review as i am' + . ' a newbie. many more to come :) cheers!!' ), - 'Siddhartha Pulugundla' => array( - 'siddhartha_pulugundla.jpg', - 'Apertures and Shutters,a great place to start your photography - journey...i have attend the basic session...It was such a - great experience... a very good way to understand the basics - of photography... those were the best weekends ever...Vishwa - bro thank you so much for giving many tips, and clearing all - my doubts patiently ... You are a wonderful photographer, - great teacher and a good friend...Thank you :)', + array( + 'by' => 'Siddhartha Pulugundla', + 'img' => 'siddhartha_pulugundla.jpg', + 'text' => 'Apertures and Shutters,a great place to start your photography' + . ' journey...i have attend the basic session...It was such a' + . ' great experience... a very good way to understand the basics' + . ' of photography... those were the best weekends ever...Vishwa' + . ' bro thank you so much for giving many tips, and clearing all' + . ' my doubts patiently ... You are a wonderful photographer,' + . ' great teacher and a good friend...Thank you :)' ), - 'Rajagopal SM' => array( - 'rajagopal_sm.jpg', - 'I am new to this field &amp; I have attended the basic photography classes - conducted by Vishwa. Came to know about his classes through - google search engine only. Really, i liked his class, the way - he takes the practical sessions, the way he explained the - techniques very patiently. If you are a beginner &amp; you need to - learn photography, I will recommend Vishwa Mano Photography - Workshops. Cheers.', + array( + 'by' => 'Rajagopal SM', + 'img' => 'rajagopal_sm.jpg', + 'text' => 'I am new to this field &amp; I have attended the basic photography classes' + . ' conducted by Vishwa. Came to know about his classes through' + . ' google search engine only. Really, i liked his class, the way' + . ' he takes the practical sessions, the way he explained the' + . ' techniques very patiently. If you are a beginner &amp; you need to' + . ' learn photography, I will recommend Vishwa Mano Photography' + . ' Workshops. Cheers.' ), - 'ANISH G' => array( - 'anish_g.jpg', - 'Are you a budding photographer, want to learn more and have thirst for - photography and want to reach next level. Here you have Vishwa - Mano, who makes you feel different from other budding - photographers.I totally loved the class , the way he explains - the things with practical examples is awesome :). Once you are - done with the classes, you will feel the money well spent on - useful purpose. I suggest his workshop on scale of 10/10. - Thanks Vishwa for the wonderful workshop.', + array( + 'by' => 'ANISH G', + 'img' => 'anish_g.jpg', + 'text' => 'Are you a budding photographer, want to learn more and have thirst for' + . ' photography and want to reach next level. Here you have Vishwa' + . ' Mano, who makes you feel different from other budding' + . ' photographers.I totally loved the class , the way he explains' + . ' the things with practical examples is awesome :). Once you are' + . ' done with the classes, you will feel the money well spent on' + . ' useful purpose. I suggest his workshop on scale of 10/10.' + . ' Thanks Vishwa for the wonderful workshop.' ), - 'Praveen Jayakaran' => array( - 'praveen_jayakaran.jpg', - 'it was a time when I had fluctuating ideas and confused about choosing - a career as education didn\'t justify to my dreams and passion. once i - decided to take photography as a fultime career, i rang up vishwa mano - who i know him personally for around 6 years as a friend, we spoke for - a while on the phone about the career possibilities and market about - the photographer\'s life. and then intimated about the 8 weekends - course on basic and advance level in photography he was - conducting. there are too many professionals and senior most - photographers of various genre across the cities today who charge - hefty amount just for two days workshop and they just put up a - presentation on their photograph they took and share experiences but - vishwa\'s course seems to be cost effective and also covering many - kinds of genre and topics. i decided to take up the course. the class - was interactive and productive as we had many different sessions on - studios shoots with models, field work like strobist, macro, star - trails, bird photography etc which added more fun and hands on - experience on the topic covered. we use to have revews and discussion - on the next day after every field shoot each and every topic was - covered indepth with patience providing an amazing platform to learn - and trained to be a pro. taking up his course was a one among best - decision i have ever done before and any day i will recommend to my - friends and other people I know i hereby sincerely express my - gratitude to vishwa mano for his awesome service, thanking you :)', + array( + 'by' => 'Praveen Jayakaran', + 'img' => 'praveen_jayakaran.jpg', + 'text' => 'it was a time when I had fluctuating ideas and confused about choosing' + . ' a career as education didn\'t justify to my dreams and passion. once i' + . ' decided to take photography as a fultime career, i rang up vishwa mano' + . ' who i know him personally for around 6 years as a friend, we spoke for' + . ' a while on the phone about the career possibilities and market about' + . ' the photographer\'s life. and then intimated about the 8 weekends' + . ' course on basic and advance level in photography he was' + . ' conducting. there are too many professionals and senior most' + . ' photographers of various genre across the cities today who charge' + . ' hefty amount just for two days workshop and they just put up a' + . ' presentation on their photograph they took and share experiences but' + . ' vishwa\'s course seems to be cost effective and also covering many' + . ' kinds of genre and topics. i decided to take up the course. the class' + . ' was interactive and productive as we had many different sessions on' + . ' studios shoots with models, field work like strobist, macro, star' + . ' trails, bird photography etc which added more fun and hands on' + . ' experience on the topic covered. we use to have revews and discussion' + . ' on the next day after every field shoot each and every topic was' + . ' covered indepth with patience providing an amazing platform to learn' + . ' and trained to be a pro. taking up his course was a one among best' + . ' decision i have ever done before and any day i will recommend to my' + . ' friends and other people I know i hereby sincerely express my' + . ' gratitude to vishwa mano for his awesome service, thanking you :)' ), - 'Dinesh Kumar' => array( - 'dinesh_kumar.jpg', - 'The photographic techniques and features taught for DSLR was very - informative from handling the camera to making interesting - compositions on lighting,depth of field and aligning the - frame.Mainly Vishwa his in-depth knowledge in - lenses,lights,composition with classic teaching skills were - really good.The sessions are crisp and to the point,it will be - good for a beginner.Go learn and you will not be - disappointed.Value for money.', + array( + 'by' => 'Dinesh Kumar', + 'img' => 'dinesh_kumar.jpg', + 'text' => 'The photographic techniques and features taught for DSLR was very' + . ' informative from handling the camera to making interesting' + . ' compositions on lighting,depth of field and aligning the' + . ' frame.Mainly Vishwa his in-depth knowledge in' + . ' lenses,lights,composition with classic teaching skills were' + . ' really good.The sessions are crisp and to the point,it will be' + . ' good for a beginner.Go learn and you will not be' + . ' disappointed.Value for money.' ), - 'Rajesh Kumar' => array( - 'rajesh_kumar.jpg', - 'I have attended both of his course, the basic as well as - advanced. This guy here teaches everything from the scratch, - gives importance to every minute detail which u might miss out - in any other one day photography class in the city. With loads - of experience, this guy guides ppl in the best possible - way. His course has been designed in such a way that you even - get on field experience to level one has to master the - concepts learnt. Photography is an art, but one has to learn - the art with the modern equipment available in the - market. This guy teaches almost everything related to - photography. right from the basic camera controls, flashes, - lightbox, metering, photoshop to everything. The best thing - is, even after your course gets completed, this guy helps in - reviewing you pics and all possible guidance. you got the - interest to learn the art of clicking, that is more than - enough to learn from this guy :) Happy learning and happy - clicking :)', + array( + 'by' => 'Rajesh Kumar', + 'img' => 'rajesh_kumar.jpg', + 'text' => 'I have attended both of his course, the basic as well as' + . ' advanced. This guy here teaches everything from the scratch,' + . ' gives importance to every minute detail which u might miss out' + . ' in any other one day photography class in the city. With loads' + . ' of experience, this guy guides ppl in the best possible' + . ' way. His course has been designed in such a way that you even' + . ' get on field experience to level one has to master the' + . ' concepts learnt. Photography is an art, but one has to learn' + . ' the art with the modern equipment available in the' + . ' market. This guy teaches almost everything related to' + . ' photography. right from the basic camera controls, flashes,' + . ' lightbox, metering, photoshop to everything. The best thing' + . ' is, even after your course gets completed, this guy helps in' + . ' reviewing you pics and all possible guidance. you got the' + . ' interest to learn the art of clicking, that is more than' + . ' enough to learn from this guy :) Happy learning and happy' + . ' clicking :)' ), - 'Varun Vasudevan' => array( - 'varun_vasudevan.jpg', - 'A very good experience to understand the basics and advance techniques - of photography, apertures and shutter offers you with all the - world that you need to learn in photography. With an excellent - mentor in vishwa, he guides you the best possible ways and is - at your service all the time when it comes to clearing your - doubts or teaching various techniques or during practical - application in various photo walk sessions that he takes you - during the course sessions. He guides you as much as - possible. Personally i can brag about that you can\'t learn - that much of practical and theoretical knowledge in - photography for the fee you pay anywhere in chennai other than - here. Totally a worthy learning experience and guidance for - every penny that you shell out.', + array( + 'by' => 'Varun Vasudevan', + 'img' => 'varun_vasudevan.jpg', + 'text' => 'A very good experience to understand the basics and advance techniques' + . ' of photography, apertures and shutter offers you with all the' + . ' world that you need to learn in photography. With an excellent' + . ' mentor in vishwa, he guides you the best possible ways and is' + . ' at your service all the time when it comes to clearing your' + . ' doubts or teaching various techniques or during practical' + . ' application in various photo walk sessions that he takes you' + . ' during the course sessions. He guides you as much as' + . ' possible. Personally i can brag about that you can\'t learn' + . ' that much of practical and theoretical knowledge in' + . ' photography for the fee you pay anywhere in chennai other than' + . ' here. Totally a worthy learning experience and guidance for' + . ' every penny that you shell out.' ), - 'Wnmukund Wudali' => array( - 'wnmukund_wudali.jpg', - 'Apertures and Shutters - probably the best place in the city to learn - the art of photography with an affordable fee. The learning - experience was very interactive and fun. Vishwa is not only - concentrating on just the. course but even after that, he also - helps his students out with reviews and guideline tips etc - constantly. Such reviews and tips I consider are the most - essential for one to improve any skill. Clicking pictures also - needs skill ! We are taught how to look at this world with a - different eye - cameraTheoretical part of photography which - includes composition, aesthetics etc are made very interesting - by our mentor and taught to all the students.At the end of the - day - it is the practicals that matter in any art form! We had - field sessions and studio sessions which gave us a perfect - idea about what will be the conditions we as photographers - will face in real life situations. I guarantee that you will - emerge out to be a very good photographer and will learn to - look at things in an artistic manner.I firmly believe that - Vishwa has the tact of getting things into his students minds - very easily and is a great communicator :) Please enroll - yourselves to apertures and shutters if you have a thirst to - learn photography.', + array( + 'by' => 'Wnmukund Wudali', + 'img' => 'wnmukund_wudali.jpg', + 'text' => 'Apertures and Shutters - probably the best place in the city to learn' + . ' the art of photography with an affordable fee. The learning' + . ' experience was very interactive and fun. Vishwa is not only' + . ' concentrating on just the. course but even after that, he also' + . ' helps his students out with reviews and guideline tips etc' + . ' constantly. Such reviews and tips I consider are the most' + . ' essential for one to improve any skill. Clicking pictures also' + . ' needs skill ! We are taught how to look at this world with a' + . ' different eye - cameraTheoretical part of photography which' + . ' includes composition, aesthetics etc are made very interesting' + . ' by our mentor and taught to all the students.At the end of the' + . ' day - it is the practicals that matter in any art form! We had' + . ' field sessions and studio sessions which gave us a perfect' + . ' idea about what will be the conditions we as photographers' + . ' will face in real life situations. I guarantee that you will' + . ' emerge out to be a very good photographer and will learn to' + . ' look at things in an artistic manner.I firmly believe that' + . ' Vishwa has the tact of getting things into his students minds' + . ' very easily and is a great communicator :) Please enroll' + . ' yourselves to apertures and shutters if you have a thirst to' + . ' learn photography.' ), - 'Ram Ganesh' => array( - 'ram_ganesh.jpg', - 'Apertures and Shutters has shaped me a lot in Photography. I did both - Basic and currently doing my Advanced level in - photography. Vishwa Mano teaches every step practically and - makes us learn with fun and moreover the cost is affordable - compared to others Photography Academy. We the students, also - share our photo in a closed facebook group and get our - pictures reviewed by Vishwa and other students of the - academy. This make me to improve more in my photography - career!', + array( + 'by' => 'Ram Ganesh', + 'img' => 'ram_ganesh.jpg', + 'text' => 'Apertures and Shutters has shaped me a lot in Photography. I did both' + . ' Basic and currently doing my Advanced level in' + . ' photography. Vishwa Mano teaches every step practically and' + . ' makes us learn with fun and moreover the cost is affordable' + . ' compared to others Photography Academy. We the students, also' + . ' share our photo in a closed facebook group and get our' + . ' pictures reviewed by Vishwa and other students of the' + . ' academy. This make me to improve more in my photography' + . ' career!' ), - 'Mohideen Basith' => array( - 'mohideen_basith.jpg', - 'I would say Apertures and shutters photography academy is the best - place to learn photography. And more importantly right on your - budget. I learnt both basics and advanced levels here. I had - many practical classes which really helped to improve my - skills. And I regularly share pictures and get reviewed by - Vishwa Mano. He\'s one amazing teacher with lots of skills and - more importantly patience. I can assure you one thing for - sure. You will definitely feel the difference in your - composition after a&amp;s classes. Keep up the good work bro.Go - for it guys :)', + array( + 'by' => 'Mohideen Basith', + 'img' => 'mohideen_basith.jpg', + 'text' => 'I would say Apertures and shutters photography academy is the best' + . ' place to learn photography. And more importantly right on your' + . ' budget. I learnt both basics and advanced levels here. I had' + . ' many practical classes which really helped to improve my' + . ' skills. And I regularly share pictures and get reviewed by' + . ' Vishwa Mano. He\'s one amazing teacher with lots of skills and' + . ' more importantly patience. I can assure you one thing for' + . ' sure. You will definitely feel the difference in your' + . ' composition after a&amp;s classes. Keep up the good work bro.Go' + . ' for it guys :)' ), - 'Hari Krishna' => array( - 'hari_krishna.jpg', - 'Had a great learning experience !! Best thing is that, the journey not - only stops within the classroom, but you would even be able to - attend photography trips to different places !!,', + array( + 'by' => 'Hari Krishna', + 'img' => 'hari_krishna.jpg', + 'text' => 'Had a great learning experience !! Best thing is that, the journey not' + . ' only stops within the classroom, but you would even be able to' + . ' attend photography trips to different places !!' ), - 'Aparajithan Krishnakumar' => array( - 'aparajithan_krishnakumar.jpg', - 'Attended both the Basic and Advanced Photography with Vishwa. The Best - Person to learn from. Explains concepts in a way where everyone - understands and confirms that it has reached.....Dont know if I would - have gained knowledge if I had joined elsewhere.... The Best place to - enter as a DUMMY and exit as a EXPERT...... Looking forward to have a - lot of photo walks with you..... ALL THE BEST!', + array( + 'by' => 'Aparajithan Krishnakumar', + 'img' => 'aparajithan_krishnakumar.jpg', + 'text' => 'Attended both the Basic and Advanced Photography with Vishwa. The Best' + . ' Person to learn from. Explains concepts in a way where everyone' + . ' understands and confirms that it has reached.....Dont know if I would' + . ' have gained knowledge if I had joined elsewhere.... The Best place to' + . ' enter as a DUMMY and exit as a EXPERT...... Looking forward to have a' + . ' lot of photo walks with you..... ALL THE BEST!' ), - 'Madhu Barath' => array( - 'madhu_barath.jpg', - 'My experience with Vishwa started before 2 years when I met him at a - CTC event.He shows in depth focus to technical details.At his age he - is a sound planner,focuses and specializes into areas he is confident - about(Macro).Honestly in a world where people start Photography by hit - and trail Vishwa helps us by providing his Knowledge/technical skills - so as to stream line us and our photography. His basic approach is - not to blindly ask but to understand the scenario and post your - doubts. He shows great encouragement if photos meet all the critial - criterias to a good photo. He is a lively person.he suggests good - gears to our accessories which are economical. I wish i could have - his interest at an early age to achieve some height. My suggestion : - 1) Reviews of Photos taken by each persons and spending time to - Improve the same. 2) More Case studies of Photographers so as to have - some motivation. 3) Some Links of Articles which has direct coherance - with our subject or discussions.', + array( + 'by' => 'Madhu Barath', + 'img' => 'madhu_barath.jpg', + 'text' => 'My experience with Vishwa started before 2 years when I met him at a' + . ' CTC event.He shows in depth focus to technical details.At his age he' + . ' is a sound planner,focuses and specializes into areas he is confident' + . ' about(Macro).Honestly in a world where people start Photography by hit' + . ' and trail Vishwa helps us by providing his Knowledge/technical skills' + . ' so as to stream line us and our photography. His basic approach is' + . ' not to blindly ask but to understand the scenario and post your' + . ' doubts. He shows great encouragement if photos meet all the critial' + . ' criterias to a good photo. He is a lively person.he suggests good' + . ' gears to our accessories which are economical. I wish i could have' + . ' his interest at an early age to achieve some height. My suggestion :' + . ' 1) Reviews of Photos taken by each persons and spending time to' + . ' Improve the same. 2) More Case studies of Photographers so as to have' + . ' some motivation. 3) Some Links of Articles which has direct coherance' + . ' with our subject or discussions.' ), - 'K.R. Gopalan' => array( - 'k_r_gopalan.jpg', - 'I have completed both the basic and advanced photography here. There - is no words to explain his talent. Such a talented person and a - amazing teacher. Few people might have stuff in them but would not be - good in explaining it to others but you are good in that too. Lot of - techniques would be there but people would not be ready to teach it - but you taught that too. All the best for your future... :-)', + array( + 'by' => 'K.R. Gopalan', + 'img' => 'k_r_gopalan.jpg', + 'text' => 'I have completed both the basic and advanced photography here. There' + . ' is no words to explain his talent. Such a talented person and a' + . ' amazing teacher. Few people might have stuff in them but would not be' + . ' good in explaining it to others but you are good in that too. Lot of' + . ' techniques would be there but people would not be ready to teach it' + . ' but you taught that too. All the best for your future... :-)' ), - 'Madhu Vinodh' => array( - 'madhu_vinodh.jpg', - 'No word to describe about your mentoring Vishwa Mano and you makes me - feel different from other budding photographers. The way of teaching - is really awesome.. and every one can easily understand your teaching - style and you have a very good leadership quality.. Now i can say - boldly & proudly i am a professional photographer..... All credit goes - to Vishwa Mano the GREAT!!!! Thanks for your awesome - workshop......Vishwa Mano.', + array( + 'by' => 'Madhu Vinodh', + 'img' => 'madhu_vinodh.jpg', + 'text' => 'No word to describe about your mentoring Vishwa Mano and you makes me' + . ' feel different from other budding photographers. The way of teaching' + . ' is really awesome.. and every one can easily understand your teaching' + . ' style and you have a very good leadership quality.. Now i can say' + . ' boldly & proudly i am a professional photographer..... All credit goes' + . ' to Vishwa Mano the GREAT!!!! Thanks for your awesome' + . ' workshop......Vishwa Mano.' ), - 'Suprajha Rajan' => array( - 'suprajha_rajan.jpg', - 'It was a great experience learning under him. He encouraged us to - start our own ventures. Every patient teacher and also allows us to - experiment. Would love to go back and learn more from him.', + array( + 'by' => 'Suprajha Rajan', + 'img' => 'suprajha_rajan.jpg', + 'text' => 'It was a great experience learning under him. He encouraged us to' + . ' start our own ventures. Every patient teacher and also allows us to' + . ' experiment. Would love to go back and learn more from him.' ), - 'Swagata Chakraborty' => array( - '', - 'Brilliant photographer and teacher. He has the knack of making lessons - very simple by using laymen terms. My husband and I had gone for the - beginner\'s course. We came away very satisfied. Vishwa is very - accommodating, very patient. No question is silly enough! He taught - those with DSLRs and took time to teach us to use our regular digital - camera as well. We hope to go back for more such workshops', + array( + 'by' => 'Swagata Chakraborty', + 'img' => '', + 'text' => 'Brilliant photographer and teacher. He has the knack of making lessons' + . ' very simple by using laymen terms. My husband and I had gone for the' + . ' beginner\'s course. We came away very satisfied. Vishwa is very' + . ' accommodating, very patient. No question is silly enough! He taught' + . ' those with DSLRs and took time to teach us to use our regular digital' + . ' camera as well. We hope to go back for more such workshops' ), ); +$col_limit = floor(count($testimonials) / 2); -$smarty->assign('testimonials', $testimonials); -$smarty->assign('col_limit', floor(count($testimonials) / 2)); -$smarty->assign('p_title', $p_title); -$smarty->assign('title', $title); -$smarty->assign('meta_description', $meta_desc); -$smarty->display('testimonials.tpl'); +require(PARTS . 'header.php'); +require(PARTS . 'testimonials.php'); +require(PARTS . 'aside.php'); +require(PARTS . 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