Resources Blog

Resources and insights, brought to you by Val Hoeppner, the Multimedia Guru

Dipity Makes Time Lines Easy and Free

Dipity.com is a free site that allows you to create and share time lines. You can also connect your Twitter, Facebook, Wordpress, Tumblr, Last.fm and other social media accounts to Dipity.

Free Spirit 2010 Links and Resources

Links and resources from the 2010 Free Spirit New Media Technologies session with Val Hoeppner and Jack Marsh. Download the PDF.

Free and Cheap: Online Training, Blogs and More

No budget for training? The Web is rife with resources for training staff and helping you do your job. Below are some of the links I shared at the Associated Press Photo Managers conference in St. Louis. Add your favorites to the comments section of this post.
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Update: Free or Cheap Multimedia Software and Websites

Links to free websites and applications for producing multimedia. Do you have a favorite? Share it in our comment section.

Multimedia Equipment, Updated For 2009

Download Val Hoeppner’s 2009 multimedia equipment list with detailed information and cost effective alternatives.
Multimedia Equipment 2009

Cheap or Free: Links To Multimedia Sites And Software

Links to free websites and applications for producing multimedia.

Audacity–Easy Audio Editing

Audacity is a free audio editing software available for the Mac or PC. Download Val Hoeppner’s guide to editing audio with Audacity. Audacity Audio Editing 2009

Video Editing With Final Cut Pro

Download Val Hoeppner’s Final Cut Tutorial, a step-by-step guide to producing a video project using Final Cut software. Click the link to download. Final Cut Pro 2009

Producing Soundslides

Download Val Hoeppner’s Soundslides tutorial, a step-by-step guide to producing a Soundslide project. Click the link to download. Producing Soundslides 2009

Adobe Photoshop: Prep Images For Soundslides

Download Val Hoeppner’s tutorial on Adobe Photoshop and preparing images and text slides for Soundslide projects. Click the link to download. Photoshop For Soundslides 2009