Animate Blood Cells in Blender

The video below is the end product of a workshop offered at the DMC “Animate Blood Cells using Blender”. Participants will learn how to model, animate and render simple blood cells. The skills learned in this workshop can be used to create custom visuals to supplement research material. Eligible participants may register here The guide […]

Recording Campus Debate with DMC Equipment

The following comments are from our patron Anson Fung, who checked out DMC equipment to record a heated debate: “The Rice University Federalist Society was incredibly blessed to have Rice DMC’s support in the recording of our event ‘A Heated Debate: A Discussion the Science and Policy of Climate Change’. Thanks to the DMC’s expertise […]

Recording Performance Using DMC Equipment

Aaron Garrett, Assistant Production Manager at Shepherd School of Music, has been using DMC equipment, particularly Canon Vixia XA10 video camera and Velbon tripod for theatrical recordings. Recently he started to use DMC new Sony HXR-NX3/1 NXCAM Professional Handheld Camcorder and Manfrotto MVH502A Fluid Head and 546B Tripod System to record his performances. – […]

Recording Vocal For Audition Using DMC Equipment

A group of PhD students majoring Vocals from Shepherd Music School learned about DMC resources from the introduction DMC director Jane Zhao gave during graduate student orientation at the beginning of the school year. Lindsay Brown was one of many who took advantage of DMC equipment and software to shoot and edit their audition videos and […]

Support of Creating Animated Videos for FWIS Class Assignment (Spring, 2016)

K.Belik Ph.D, a Lecturer of Center for Written, Oral and Visual Communication at Rice University assigned students to create a short video for a FWIS class assignment. Some students created animated videos. A few groups borrowed DMC equipment to record footage. One group created whiteboard animation using hand drawing technique. Below are the snippets of […]

Flipped Classroom in First-Year Engineering Design Course ENGI 120 (summer of 2015, summer of 2016)

In ENGI 120, a team of faculty at Rice University and other institutions has created instructional resources to support a flipped classroom model for first-year engineering design. Matthew Wettergreen, a lecture of Oshman Engineering Design Kitchen at Rice University, and Dr. Ann Saterbak, a professor of Bioengineering at Rice University, have been piloting a number of […]

Transforming Electricity Procurement At Rice University (Spring 2016)

Transforming Electricity Procurement At Rice University, Richard Johnson, 2016 (Spring 2016): This video was created by Shari Smith, who used DMC video studio to record Richard Johnson’s shot using green screen. The voiceover narration of the video was recorded in DMC audio studio. DMC resources used: DMC Video/Photography Studio DMC Audio Studio Links: User’s Comments: […]

Certified Electronic Diploma (CeDiploma) Video Project (Spring 2016)

Rice Office of the Registrar created this promotional video to promote this newly added diploma – Certified Electronic Diplomas (CeDiploma). The video was recorded in the DMC Video/Photography Studio with the support of DMC staff who helped to set up the lighting and the green screen background. DMC resources used: DMC Video/Photography Studio Links: […]