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Newtek TriCaster User Story: Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District

December 31, 2018

From School Video News Working in media can be a difficult endeavor.  Whatever your aspirations are the education needed to accomplish these goals can be overwhelming.  Getting an early start on this is priceless and that’s what the Bellmore-Merrick Central High School District on Long Island have set out to do.  At Mepham High School Read More

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By Edward Blumenthal,

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Make Every Classroom a Lecture Capture Room with Matrox Monarch

March 14, 2017

Make lecture capture a reality in every classroom. Matrox Monarch LCS lets you easily stream and record lectures by combining camera and presentation material from SDI and HDMI sources. Once configured, this versatile H.264 encoder lets professors simply walk in and teach without having to interact with the unit. Matrox Monarch LCS lets you easily Read More

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By Gary,
matrox monarch for classrooms

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NewTek Educational Video Solutions

December 30, 2016

It’s fun and educational! Educational Video Solutions Affordable production tools for the classroom—or classroom studio. Sophisticated, teachable skills for the real world. The impact of media communications has hit the academic world. And it’s hit school budgets—from grade schools to universities—even harder. NewTek’s turnkey multi-camera solutions give you the professional video tools to add a Read More

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By Jim,
Educational Sport videography

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Do VR-based STEM Labs Help Students?

June 29, 2016

There are no formal studies out yet that prove virtual reality is effective in education, but it’s easy to imagine that VR-based interactive learning could make things more fun. It’s a new frontier. Are you looking to create VR content? We’ve got 360-degree camera mounts, software and hardware to help you. Promote STEM Learning Success Read More

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By Jim,

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Top 3 Reasons to Get the new Matrox Monarch LCS

April 28, 2016

Commercial Integrator by Tom LeBlanc 3 Reasons Matrox’s New Lecture Capture Appliance Is a Big Deal Unveiled at NAB 2016, H.264 encoder Monarch LCS offers live HD video streaming and recording at a unique value. Matrox’s Monarch LCS two-input, which accepts video from any SDI or HDMI camera and presentation content over HDMI from computers, Read More

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By Gary,

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17 Resources for Teachers and Student Filmmakers

February 24, 2016

The tools to produce video content for and in the classroom are affordable and easy to use. By allowing your students to produce video, they can become not just consumers of media and technology, but producers of digital content! Edutopia put together this excellent list of valuable links for teachers and student filmakers. The only Read More

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By Gary,

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Future Broadcaster’s Success from Learning Avid Workflows

June 4, 2015

I’ve been saying it for years. If you are planning on going into the film or broadcast industry you need to learn Avid. A few years ago that just meant learning  Media Composer.  Today it means all of the Avid workflows, better known as Avid Everywhere.  In today’s fast paced, I need it done yesterday, broadcast enviroments learning Read More

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By Gary,

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Teach Your Children Well, Teach them Avid Media Composer

October 9, 2014

Avid is the NLE tool of choice for Hollywood, Broadcast Television, Film Makers and Post Production facilities. While other NLEs may claim to be used for a few select programs, almost every Oscar adn Emmy winning program was cut on an Avid. Being an Avid editor still means something, and if you want your students to have the best real world training and experiences to launch their career, you need oto make sure you are teaching them Avid Media composer. I’m not saying it’s the only NLE to tea

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By Jim,

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100+ Video Sites Every Educator Should Bookmark (Updated for 2012)

August 10, 2012

Accredited Online Colleges Bringing multimedia into the classroom is a great way to engage students in learning. Supplementing lessons, opening up new interests, and offering inspiration, online videos make for an incredible teaching tool. In 2010, we covered our favorite 100 video sites for educators, and we’ve now updated our list for 2012 with more Read More

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By Jim,

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Avid Media Composer 6 – Is it Right for Your School

December 8, 2011

School Video News by Albert Dupont When Avid released its new and improved version of Media Composer Version 6 they really meant “new and improved.” It was a complete re-write of the “under the hood” code to bring MC6 into the 64-bit world and a freshening up of the user interface. For those familiar with Read More

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By Jim,