Video Production Studio

Video Production Studio
 
You supply the script, we supply the gear! Level Up has all you need to make your next project come to life.
 
Shoot your project with a digital HD camera in the Video Production Studio, record sound in an Audio Production Studio, then use a Digital Creativity Workstation to edit your work to perfection.
 

Getting Started

In-depth lessons on video production are available free through the Library's subscription to lynda.com. See instructions for Studio equipment and software below, or on Level Up’s Digital Workstations page.
 

Making a Reservation

Getting access to the equipment you need is easy. Just reserve a Video Production Studio with Dibs, our online booking system, set up your shots, and call “Action!” 
 

What’s Available

Choose from the equipment below for links to overviews and instructions.
 
Camera Setups

▶ JVC 4K Ultra HD Camera

Designed with startlingly crisp 4K optics and extensive manual controls, this Ultra HD camcorder perfectly meets your needs from beginner to professional filmmaker.

Overview
An overview of the JVC 4K Ultra HD camera.

Instructions (PDF)
Instruction Manual from JVC.

Lights & Green Screen

▶ LED studio lights with controller board

A simple two-scene preset console that allows you to raise or lower studio lights with easy-to-use faders.

Overview
An overview of the Acclaim light controller board.

Instructions (PDF)
Acclaim User Manual.

Studio Sound

▶ Audio-Technica AT897 Condenser Microphone

Designed for film, video, professionals, this lightweight boom mic is ideal for pointing directly at your action.

Overview
An overview of the AT897.

Specification Sheet 
AT987 List of specifications.

▶ Mackie ProFX8 8-channel mixer

This compact, easy-to-use mixer allows for high-quality recording of up to 8 sound sources at once.

Overview
An overview of the Mackie 8-channel mixer.

Instructions (PDF)
ProFX8 Owner's Manual

Advanced Video Production Studio Equipment*
(for use in Video Production Studio)
  • Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
  • Full-body green screen suit
  • Audio-Technica lavalier microphones
  • Manfrotto professional tripod
  • IKAN teleprompter
  • IKAN professional LED studio lights
  • Rode boom pole
*Use advanced studio equipment after completing Advanced Video Production Training Workshop
Video Production Software
Video Editing
Video Graphics & Effects

Don’t see the help you need? Try Level Up's Digital Workstations page for instructions, tutorials, and more.