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Production Facilities

Audio Suite

The FMMC Audio Suite includes a single seat audio control room and a recording booth. The control room is equipped with audio software including Pro Tools, Logic, Soundtrack Pro, and Amadeaus Pro.  The sound booth is centered around a high end large diaphram cardioid microphone and is surrounded by sound dampening acoustic wall treatments.  The Audio Suite is used for a variety of purposes including audio editing, mixing,  for recording voice overs, audio interviews, and musical scores.

Multimedia Labs

The Film and Media Culture Multimedia Labs consist of a six seat computer lab, a two seat advanced editing suite, and a two seat viewing room and gaming suite.  These spaces are equipped with software and hardware for audio and video editing, compositing, motion graphics, web design, animation, compression, and distribution.  All of the computers in these spaces are connected to an Xsan media storage server that provides instant access to video projects from any workstation.

Production Studio

The Film and Media Culture Production Studio is used in support of production courses such as Sight and Sound I, and Sight and Sound II as well as other Film and Media Culture courses.  It is equipped with a full lighting grid, greenscreen, black and gray backdrops, and a large television display for viewing student work and other media.

Animation Studio

The Film and Media Culture Animation Studio supports the Film and Media Culture Animation course as well as select projects in Sight and Sound 1, Sight and Sound 2, and Independent Study courses. The Studio is equipped with software and hardware designed for hand-drawn animation, 2D multiplane work, 3D stop motion, and computer generated animation. The Animation Studio is used as a classroom and can also be checked out for extended periods to work on animation projects.