Video Production Studio

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Video Production Studio
You supply the script, we supply the gear! Level Up's Video Production Studio has all you need to make your next project come to life.
 
Shoot your project with a digital HD camera, record any additional sound you need in an Audio Production Studio, then use a Digital Creativity Workstation to edit and polish your work to perfection.
 
Getting Started
In-depth lessons on video production are available free through the Library's subscription to lynda.com. Instructions for using specific equipment and software can be found below, and on Level Up’s Digital Workstations page.


Making a Reservation
Getting access to the equipment you need is easy. Just reserve the Video Production Studio with Dibs, our online booking system, set up your shots, and call “Action!” 
 
What’s Available
Here’s what’s waiting for you in your video production suite (click links for gear overviews and instructions):

Camera Setups

» Canon VIXIA HF G30

Designed with high-specification optics and extensive manual controls, this Full HD camcorder perfectly meets your needs from beginner to professional level

Overview
An overview of the VIXIA G30.

Instructions (PDF)
Instruction Manual from Canon.

Lights & Green Screen

» LED studio lights with controller board

A simple two-scene preset console that allows you to raise or lower studio lights with easy-to-use faders.

Overview
An overview of the Acclaim light controller board.

Instructions (PDF)
Acclaim User Manual.

Studio Sound

» RØDE NTG-2 condenser shotgun microphone

Designed for film, video, professionals, this lightweight boom mic is ideal for pointing directly at your action.

Overview
An overview of the NTG-2.

Instructions (PDF)
NTG-2 Instruction Manual.

» Mackie ProFX8 8-channel mixer

This compact, easy-to-use mixer allows for high-quality recording of up to 8 sound sources at once.

Overview
An overview of the Mackie 8-channel mixer.

Instructions (PDF)
ProFX8 Owner's Manual

Advanced Video Production Studio Equipment*:
(available for use in Video Production Studio only)
  • Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
  • Full-body green screen suit
  • Audio-Technica lavalier microphones
  • Manfrotto professional tripod
  • IKAN teleprompter
  • IKAN professional LED studio lights
  • Rode boom pole
*Patrons who wish to use the advanced studio equipment must first complete the Level Up Workshop "Advanced Video Production Training". 

Video Production Software

Video Editing

Video Graphics & Effects

 


Don’t see the help you need? Try Level Up’s Digital Workstations page for instructions, tutorials, and more.