Video conferencing is design especially for conference purposes especially in big companies when they are dealing with overseas business partners and potential clients in another side of the world where distant is the issue of meeting up. Video conferencing comprises of different components or gadgets to work. Basically it needs a video camera or webcam with microphone and a television screen as elements of communication and the ability to see and communicate lively and face to face with the other person even though distant is the main issues.
Video conferencing is dedicated for large and small group of corporation and companies where it saves time and money by travelling and meeting up potential clients in another place where else video conferencing cuts down time and money by meeting clients virtually through web conferencing and video technology while broadcasting it live. It allows multiple conferencing all at the same time with the rest of the panel allowing constant communication and contact all at one time instead of going from one person to another.
Video conferencing influence and shaped the role and types of communication that we have right now in the modern world. Video conferencing now is not just for work and big companies but it is also part of meeting and communication among the society with the rest of the people. It is one way of communicating in a more modern and fast phase world where everything is done through the power of technology. It could be part of a teaching and learning process and method of video conferencing where sharing of ideas and knowledge is made possible as it could be done anywhere and everywhere to the whole part of the world by just this method. It connects people regardless of age, culture and background where it made communication easy and enjoyable to use easily with the use of web conferencing.
The effects of video conferencing and web conferencing are that people no longer communicate face to face directly in the real world but every conversation is done virtually through video conferencing without having to meet. It cuts down the important basis of communication where face to face interaction and personal touch and gestures are important in making conversation meaningful and understood. Direct communication helps to uncover hidden body language and gestures made during conversation as they are right in front of us physically. It depends so much on connection and the ability to stream video and sound simultaneously without failure in terms of direct streaming and this could be a problem if the connection failed or failure of delivering the full speech and video meaning that could be misinterpret and miscommunication happened.