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Video Tutorials

Saving iMovie and FPCX Projects with an External Hard Drive
Directions for saving in FCPX are at 2:20 if you want to skip ahead.

Software Support

Our software pages list out each software and all available ebooks and other resources related to using that particular software.

Hardware Support

Our hardware pages offer manuals, images, and coming soon brief videos on how to use our equipment. If you have any questions please ask the Student Media Consultant that checks out the equipment from the desks in the Walter and Wilson SMART Learning Commons.

Additional Resources

General Media Ebooks

The Digital Filmmaking Handbook 4th Ed.The Digital Filmmaking Handbook 4th Ed. CS5.5 Update: Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 Classroom In a BookCS5.5 Update: Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 Classroom In a Book Adobe® After Effects® CS5 Classroom in a Book®Adobe® After Effects® CS5 Classroom in a Book® Motion Graphics with Adobe Creative Suite 5 Studio TechniquesMotion Graphics with Adobe Creative Suite 5 Studio Techniques
Photoshop for VideoPhotoshop for Video Adobe Photoshop CS5 One-on-OneAdobe Photoshop CS5 One-on-One Real World Illustator CS5Real World Illustator CS5 Adobe Acrobat X Classroom in a BookAdobe Acrobat X Classroom in a Book
Apple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro XApple Pro Training Series: Final Cut Pro X iMovie '11 & iDVDiMovie '11 & iDVD The iMovie '11 Project BookThe iMovie '11 Project Book Podcast SolutionsPodcast Solutions
Beginning Blender: Open Source 3D Modeling, Animation, and Game DesignBeginning Blender: Open Source 3D Modeling, Animation, and Game Design Blender For Dummies®Blender For Dummies® Mastering BlenderMastering Blender SPSS for DummiesSPSS for Dummies


Other Media Skills Websites

  • Media & Visual Literacy Training: Coming soon this is website designed specifically as a training site for learning media skills and how to teach them.
  • Adobe TV: Adobe has great video tutorials created by Lynda.com on all of their software.
  • Apple: Find tutorials and active forums at Apple's Support page.
  • Creative Cow: Higher end tutorials for software such as Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro, etc.