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Library Macs

Library Macs

We now have a place where UMW student media producers can go to get creative. Announcing 4 new iMacs at our Simpson Library (near the circulation desk)!

We’ve certainly had Macs available before to students, but they have been within specific depar…

Video One-Man Band

Video One-Man Band

There’s a bit of history surrounding “The Kit”. It all started with a presidential initiative back in 2006. We worked with a company to provide live streaming of lectures, and “boxes” that included all of the hardware needed to accomplish … Continue reading

Podcasting – Busting the myths

Podcasting – Busting the myths

Myth #1 – You need an iPod to podcast In theory you don’t really even need to own an MP3 player, let alone an iPod. Podcasting gets it’s name from the iPod (Start with the word Broadcasting, take out Broad and…

What to look for in a camcorder

What to look for in a camcorder

Shopping for a camcorder in days past was not an easy experience, but there has been constant improvement in the quality of video that can be obtained. You won’t need the most expensive camera since most do at least high definition (HD)…