Are you an artist and seeking for the best platform to showcase your talent? If yes, then your search ends here – Tumbhi.com. An online talent showcase platform, Tumbhi.com, aims to provide art lovers and art seekers with the access to exclusive, hidden talent that just the Internet can permit. Tumbhi (“You too”) let aspiring artists to generate and host multimedia portfolios on the portal and display their artistic talent. The different areas of interest at the site mainly span poetry, writing, photography, filmmaking and fine arts. They help to change life of people and bring disconnected artists and art lovers together. Moreover, it provides the jobs opportunity to artistic New-comers to work in TV serial, movies, short films, and to make career in Bollywood industry.
Tumbhi was launched on 31 August, 2010, and well-known people from the industry are thinkers and makers behind this talent search tool for artists. The website is a LC Singh (Producer & Writer) initiative backed by Anurag Kashyap, Javed Siddiqui, Om Katare, Pankuj Parashar, Nirav Shah, Sameer, Kalki, Uday Singh and Neeraj Roy. Nowadays due to the huge competitive factor in every field, it is a very difficult task that is almost una ttainable for the ordinary person to have one’s talent published and brought to the mainstream of public awareness. Don’t be upset, Tumbhi is here to help you. The portal aims to target artists such as aspiring photographers, singers, music composers, short-film-makers, lyricists, writers, models, actors, and poets. It brings together hopeful, patron-starved artists to appropriate patrons and art lovers internationally. It already has artist portfolios from above 1000 cities in 135 countries.
Access/navigate the website
As soon as you visit the website for the first time, you will see that different topics nicely placed on the homepage. One can toggle the website language to observe a committed Hindi website, through which all the menu options are translated to Hindi. The site presents a list of featured artists across different disciplines. As well, it permits one to browse through portfolios across diverse categories and refine search by the sub-category, popularity, rating as well as freshness of the portfolios. One can also go through particular portfolio on the portal to see a sample work from the artist and get more info regarding the artist. The sample work expectedly differs based on the category of the artist.
There is a keyword-based search box on the top, which lets one to search portfolios of a range of artists. The other topics mentioned on the website include announcements about the ongoing contest, read latest news, know details about the events, go through spotlights and get info about the opportunities.
Register and make portfolio
Register/sign up on the site right now for free and enjoy its offered benefits and services. Registered member can showcase their talent, portfolio through photos, audio and video, plus increase their chances of selection; hire artists and get hired; as well as promote their entertainment, television, production associated business and services.
Once you have registered using an email address or your Facebook account, you can start to create online multimedia portfolio. You will reach at the dashboard, where you can find major 4 options including Visit your Profile, Upload Portfolio, My Favorites and My Showcase. Click on the Upload Portfolio link and select Skill Level (amateur/professional), Main category (fashion, music, etc.) and then submit the portfolio. One can upload maximum ten files at a time with diverse file sizes and format based upon the discipline selected. Then follow the directions like give title to portfolio, choose sub-category, add description and tag words, read terms and conditions, etc. Your work is over now.
A specialist from Tumbhi team of highly trained industry veterans carefully review all portfolios that are submitted to the portal. Screenings and Review takes almost 5 days. Portfolios that make the grade will be directly published on Tumbhi and one could keep track of the portfolio status on their account. Thus, come and enjoy the Tumbhi experience!
The website is truly user-friendly, making it simple for also non tech-savvy people to take advantage of this website. Artists have full control over the listing so they could anytime start, change, edit, remove any part of their listing without any difficulties. Artists get a chance to show their talent to an audience through ‘My Showcase’ option. You, your friends and fans can rate and post comments on your portfolio, and this showcase page will become your identity to the world. Furthermore, one can add the portfolio page to their favorites or share the portfolio page through email and social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.
- A comprehensive entertainment place for the media industry
- A platform to discover, nurture and leverage talent
- Aims to reach out to artists everywhere
- Both the signup procedure and uploading portfolios is wholly free
- Just follow few steps for creating and submitting portfolio
- Portfolio can contain photos, videos, images, audio and external URL’s
- Upload up to 10 files at a time
- Artists have absolute control over the listing
- Show your talent to a wider audience through ‘My Showcase’ option
- One can rate and post comments on portfolio
- Artworks are reviewed by popular personalities
- Portfolios that make the grade will be directly published on Tumbhi
- Share the portfolio page through email and social networks