Equipment Tutorials: Home

This is a listing of the media production equipment that you can check out from the Media Resources Center. We are adding tutorials on this equipment all the time – check back soon!

What Is in this Guide

Canon VIXIA M400​ - Introduction to the basic functions of the Canon M400 video camera, including screen navigation, recording modes/settings, and transferring footage to a computer

Panasonic HMC40​ - How to transfer footage from the Panasonic HMC40 video camera to a computer

Zoom H4​ - Introduction to the basic functions of the Zoom H4 audio recorder, including menu navigation, recording settings, using external microphones, and transferring footage to a computer

Zoom H1​ - Introduction to the basic functions of the Zoom H1 audio recorder

Wireless Mics​ - Introduction to the basic functions of wireless lavaliere microphones, including how to use them with a video camera

Shotgun Mics - Introduction to the basic functions of the shotgun microphone, including how to use the mic with video cameras and audio recorders

Headphones - How to use headphones with video cameras to check audio levels during recording

Light Kit - Introduction to lighting equipment and the basics of three-point lighting

Green Screen - Introduction to filming with a green screen and editing that footage in a video project

Media Librarian

Winifred Fordham Metz
Contact:
Media Resources Center in the Undergraduate Library
(919) 962-4099

Media Lab Manager

Greg Klaiber
Contact:
919-962-2559
  • Last Updated: Aug 14, 2015 2:26 PM
  • URL: http://guides.lib.unc.edu/mrc/equipment