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Media Creation Resources

Providing support for exploration and creation of new media forms such as animation, soundscapes, graphics design and digital video

Music Equipment

Shure PG42-USB Microphone                               Pioneer Headphones                                                                                  Audio/Visual Editing Suites                 
The PG42USB has been designed
and optimized for lead vocals. It plugs
into a computer USB port for the simplicity
of digital recording and features a large cardioid diaphragm tailored with high sensitivity to clearly reproduce the
subtle nuances of lead vocal performances. It is ideal to be used in home and professional recording studios.

Type: Fully-enclosed, dynamic headphones

Driver Units: 40 mm dome type

Plug: 3.5 mm stereo mini-jack (gold-plated, 2-way, screw-type)

Cable: 1.2 m side mount coil cable (3 m extended length) 1 m straight cable

Use one of our four sound-proof A/V suites to create professional quality projects.
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Other Resources

  • Colourbox
    • Small collection of stock video available (University of Calgary affiliated users require authentication to setup the first time)
  • SoundBible
    • has thousands of free sound effects for everyone. Browse our extensive sound library and pick and choose the sounds you want.
  • ZapSplat
    • 18968 professional, free sounds to download in mp3 or original WAV file format. The Sound FX can be used in almost any project be it non-commercial, commercial and even for broadcast.
  • Wikipedia Creative Commons Sound Directory
    • A list of websites and organizations that have media available under a creative commons license.