Category Archives: Video
The MaKey MaKey – by Jay Silver and Eric Rosenbaum, made by JoyLabz! enables you to play games on the internet using Play-Doh or Piano on Bananas? Alligator clip the Internet to Your World. MaKey MaKey is an invention kit for the 21st century. Turn everyday objects into touchpads and combine them with the internet. It’s a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything in between!
This tutorial shows you how to connect your wii controller to your PC or laptop and start using the Smoothboard software.
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Photosynth allows you to snap and stitch together entire panoramic views of your world and share them with the larger world. Here I show you how you could use the technology in school
Songsmith is a fantastic free resource from Microsoft that allows you to easily create a backing track from your vocals in minutes.
It’s fun, quick and easy and allows you to create a track in any music style you want.
What Are Cliplets?
A still photograph is a limited format for capturing a moment in time. Video is the traditional method for recording durations of time, but the subjective “moment” that one desires to capture is often lost in the chaos of shaky camerawork, irrelevant background clutter, and noise that dominates most casually recorded video clips.
As you would have seen in previous posts we have been trying out some green screen technology at Willows High School. After posting my previous blog post a good friend of mine and fellow member of the Partners in Learning K Team David Renton got in touch via twitter and said he could probably make a green screen program for the Kinect using the SDK.