Tech Lab

The Tech Lab has software and equipment for creating and digitizing video, creating and editing audio productions, designing and editing images and photographs, building websites, and digitizing photos, videos, and sound recordings for archiving and sharing with others.

Video Digitization, Editing & Production

Turn video recordings into digital files for archiving, restoration, editing, and burning to DVD. Create professional looking video productions with added music, titles, and transition effects using iMovie or Adobe Premiere Pro.


  • 27 inch iMac with 3.2GHz Quad-core Intel Core i5
  • JVC HR-S9900U S-VHS VCR (can play VHS)
  • Samsung External CD/DVD Writer SE-218CB/RSBS
  • Panasonic Palmcorder PV-L581D (Can play VHS-C)
  • Sony Handycam DCR-TRV480 Digital8 Camcorder (Can play Hi8, Digital8, and 8mm cassettes)
  • Sony HVR-M15U HDV, DV, DVCAM, and MiniDV player
  • Audio-Technica AT2020USB USB Microphone
  • 5 to 1 DVD/CD Duplicator


  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Premier Pro
  • Adobe Media Encoder
  • LifeFlix
  • Handbrake
  • Toast DVD
  • IMovie
  • VLC Player

Photo Digitization & Editing

  • Scan photographs, slides, and film negatives. Edit digital photographs with Adobe Lightroom.


  • Epson E11000XL Photo, Image, Film, Negative and Document Scanner. Maximum document size: 12.2 inches × 17.2 inches


  • Epson Scan
  • Adobe Lightroom

Graphic & Web Design

Put together professional-quality graphic designs using Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe InDesign. Create mobile-ready websites with Adobe Dreamweaver and Adobe Muse.


  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Edge Animate
  • Adobe Muse

Audio Editing and Production

Edit and produce podcasts, music, and other audio with GarageBand or Adobe Audition


  • Audio-Technica AT2020USB USB Microphone
  • 5 to 1 DVD/CD Duplicator


  • Adobe Audition
  • Garageband