This is a quick tour of the Convergence Center which will go over its
equipment and capabilities
You will learn how to take 35mm slides and convert them into images that
can be used in Powerpoint presentations or even place them on website.
The Convergence Center uses a Microtek scanner that can scan slides in
at up to 2400DPI (Dots Per Inch)
With this service you will learn how to take files and
make them available in either a CD or DVD format. This allows you to take
large image files with you.
Non-Linear Video Editing
This type of editing is described as allowing random access to both audio
and video material. The Convergence Center uses Adobe Preimere for editing
purposes and has the capability to export to multiple formats including
MiniDV, VHS, and DVD.
Using Adobe After Effects you can learn how to add simple animations to
your presentations. In addition you can learn how to add 3D animations
through the use of Lightwave.
Image Editing Software
Through the use of Adobe Photoshop CS you can learn to manipulate images.
You can learn how to remove certain aspects of a digital image as well
as add material which may be beneficial.
Using Adobe Encore you can turn movie clips, digital images, and animations
into a DVD that is viewable on DVD players. This powerful technology allows
you to package your material into something that is easily viewable and