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Kinetic Imaging

Innovative Media Department

Innovative Media

  • Scanning
    Scan images, slides, negatives, transparencies and text.
  • Audio
    Capture from phonograph, cassette, digital audiotape, scanner and other formats.
  • Video
    Capture from VHS, Hi-8, DV Tape, DVD, camcorder and other formats. Export as analog or digital video, save as digital video files or burn to DVD or Blu-ray.
  • Equipment for Loan including...
    Digital Cameras
    Audio Recorders
    Green Screen & Lights
  • Software including...
    Adobe Creative Suite
    Apple Final Cut X
    Sound Forge

Creative Tutorials

Viewing/Gaming Room

Viewing/Gaming Room

This room, located in the Innovative Media Studio, is available for VCU students, faculty and staff for gaming and viewing. Checkout the key and gaming console accessories at the Innovative Media service desk. The room seats up to 6 people and may be reserved online in advance.

Equipment including...
TV, Blu-ray, DVD Player, 3-D Glasses, Playstation 2, 3 & 4, Xbox One & 360 & Nintendo Wii U.

DVD's and Other Film Formats

What: DVD's, Blu-Ray's, 16mm films and streaming video

Where: Request physical formats from the 1st floor Information Services Desk
             Find streaming video on the Film Studies Research Guide.

Find: VCU Libraries Search allows you to Refine My Results by Material Format

Video designed by Haitham Almayman from the Noun Project

Video Games

What: Learn more about the growing collection which includes titles like BioShock, Okami and Journey. 
Browse the collection in VCUL Search by typing in video games and limiting the results to material type=equipment

Where: Request from the Information Desk in the Workshop. Play games in the Viewing/Gaming Room

Video Game Controller designed by Mani Amini from the Noun Project

CD's and Other Audio Formats

What: CD's, LP's and Streaming Audio.

Where: Request physical formats from the 1st floor Information Services Desk.
             Find streaming audio on the Music Research Guide

Find: Within VCU Libraries Search Advanced Search, you can refine your Material Type to Audio Visual,
          then limit to Audio Recordings, Audio CD, Phonograph Records or Online Audio.

SpeakerCreated by Edward Boatman from the Noun Project