Creating Digital Video for the Classroom with Microsoft MovieMaker

Summer 2005

Class Links

Teacherworld.com's "Introduction to Digital Video"
http://teacherworld.com/digitalvideoinfo.html

Exploring MovieMaker Home Page
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/moviemaker/default.asp

MovieMaker Tutorials - 20 minutes
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/moviemaker/getstarted/default.asp

Teacherworld.com's "Digital Video Resources"
http://teacherworld.com/dv.html

Buyer's Guide to Digital Camcorders
http://www.pcworld.com/resource/printable/article/0,aid,102518,00.asp

Digital Media File Types: Survey of Common Formats
http://www.itl.nist.gov/div895/isis/filetypes.html

Videohelp.com
http://www.videohelp.com

File Formats and Extensions
http://teacherworld.com/formats.html
List different types of files and file extensions

File Formats and Extensions
http://www.learnthenet.com/english/html/34filext.htm
An overview of file extensions on the web from Learn the Net

Comparison of Video Software for the Web
http://www.neatware.com/nlbp2001/web/compare.html
A comparison chart designed to sell a program titled "Ladybug Player."

iMovie 2 Home Page
http://www.apple.com/imovie
The Apple Computer Company web page with information about iMovie

CanonDV.com
http://www.canondv.com
The Canon digital camera home page!

Pinnacle Systems
http://www.pinnaclesys.com
Pinnacle has great products to make digital movies on your PC!

Adobe Premier
http://www.adobe.com/products/premiere/main.html
Premier is used by many professionals to edit digital video

Digital Producer Magazine
http://www.digitalproducer.com
The latest on digital video!

DV.com
http://www.dv.com
Good information on cameras and editing software

Real Player
http://www.real.com
Free downloads to play video and audio on the web

Tips for making great videos!
http://www.computerlearning.org/articles/DVTips.htm
From the Computer Learning Foundation

Digital Video Tutorials
http://www.ulead.com/learning/video.htm
Great tutorials from Ulead.com

Macromedia
http://macromedia.com/
The leader in animations for the web!

Graphic File Formats
http://www.how-to.com/Operations/graphic.htm
Information on the various file formats

Digital Photography Information
http://www.shortcourses.com/
A resource for information about digital photography

How Digital Cameras work
http://www.howstuffworks.com/digital-camera.htm
General information about the parts of a digital camera

MediaBuilder.com
http://www.mediabuilder.com/index.html
Many great graphic resources and tools.

GIFWorks
http://www.gifworks.com/index.html
Edit your graphics online.  Use special effects!  An amazing site!

MediaBuilder 3D Text Maker
http://www.3dtextmaker.com/
Make a 3-D animated banner! Free!

Animation Factory
http://www.animfactory.com/
Great resources for animations!

CootText
http://www.cooltext.com/
Make free buttons and logos online!

Web Graphics 101
http://builder.cnet.com/webbuilding/0-3883-8-4892140-1.html
A tutorial from Builder.com

Image Editing Software
http://download.com.com/3150-2192-0-1-1.html?legacy=cnet
Many free image editing applications from Download.com

Using graphics in the classroom
http://www.learner.org/courses/rfts/ti6web.htm
Ideas from Learner.org

Using graphics software
http://graphicssoft.about.com/cs/tutorials/
Resources about using graphics

Sony Digital Cameras
http://www.sonystyle.com/digitalimaging/H_Cameras.shtml
Sony's web site with information about their cameras

FreeFoto.com
http://www.freefoto.com/
Many free photos including PowerPoiont backgrounds

 

Software Vendor Links

Adobe Systems, Inc.

Cerious Software, Inc.

Extensis

NewSoft

JASC, Inc.

Kodak

MetaCreations Corporation

MGI Software

Picture Works Technology

Polybytes

Ulead Corporation

 

Other Links with Information about Digital Photography

http://www.imaging-resource.com/

http://www.digitalphoto.com.nf/

http://www.zonezero.com/

http://www.hyperzine.com/

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Raymond S. Pastore, Ph.D.
Professor of Education

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