Additional tabs above are links to knowledge base for software packages/hardware available in the NCAT.
- Adobe Creative Suite 6 -
- Help and support from Adobe – http://www.adobe.com/support/creativesuite/
- New ideas/tutorials from Peachpit Press http://www.peachpit.com/articles/index_rss.aspx?n=3894e30b-6c4d-41cd-b339-3c9067c62b3f
- Adobe Acrobat Pro
- Adobe Flash
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe InDesign
- Delicious: social bookmarking browser plugin – installed by each user and is local account specific
- Final Cut Pro X
- Compressor on some workstations
- Motion on some workstations
- Flickr Uploader
- iLife ‘11 Suite
- Logic Pro
- Microsoft Office 2011 Suite – manufacturer support
Hardware available in the lab
- Wacom Intuos3 Pen Tablet
- HP ScanJet 5590 Scanner
- Epson 10000XL Graphic Arts Scanner- accommodates up to 12.2 x 17.2 inch reflective media
Hardware available to borrow. Most loans are on a 2 day rotation but that is subject to change as necessary.
- Canon VIXIA HF20 Camcorder
- Canon VIXIA HF M30A Camcorder
- Sony DCR-HC46 Camcorder
- Sony DCR-HC65 Camcorder
- Sony Cybershot DSC-W100 8.1Mpx still cameras – also can record movies but files must be downloaded via cable between camera and computer (not with media card reader). iMovie will launch and movies are imported into event.
- Zoom H4 digital audio recorders
- Zoom H2 digital audio recorders
- Zoom H2N digital audio recorders Instruction Manual (pdf download) Great video introduction to features and operation
- Feature overview – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMsOJVBz-uA
- Basic use – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_KnVzQlJh4k&feature=related
- Azden SMX-10 Directional Stereo Video Microphone – 177mm long, dual uni-directional, electret-condensor mic is powered by a single AAA battery and features a built-in cable with a 3.5mm stereo mini plug.
- Snowball USB microphone -professional USB mic, with dual capsules and three settings (cardioid, cardioid w/-10dB pad & omni); perfect for podcasting and music recording.
- VHF Wireless Lavalier Microphone System – Audio-technica PRO 88W VHF Wireless System with battery-powered receiver and transmitter for camcorder use
- Wired Lavalier Microphone – Audio-technica ATR3350
- Manfrotto Modosteady Videocamera Stabilization System Instructions (pdf download)
Various other accessories for audio and video recording are also available including multimedia USB headsets with microphone, a dolly, a cobra crane (link here for demonstration), tripods, external hard drives, lighting system including soft light boxes, and green screen kit (suggestions for using). Some of these are for use in the NCAT only. Inquires can be made of the NCAT staff.