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Zoom Tutorials

Improve Your Audio

The Basics Improve Your Audio Compare what to do and not do with these two examples ⤴ Be aware of background noise that will end up in your recording. Background noise you do not want can not be fixed easily, even when editing your Zoom video. Audio...

Improving Your Lighting

The Basics Improve Your Lighting The industry standard studio lighting set-up is 3 point lighting using 3 dedicated lights. At home, the same technique applies, even as the 3 lights become 3 light sources of various types. Whenever possible, ensure the...

Introduction to Zoom Video + Framing

The Basics Improve Your Framing Head Room When a you are the main subject of a shot like in Zoom, make sure that there is a small amount of space above your head. You don’t want too much space, but you don’t want to cut off your head either. Click through to compare...

One Button Studio at Home

Zoom, the University's free video conferencing platform, can function as a nice remote alternative to the One Button Studio. It can be used in either a synchronous class setting or students can record themselves and share the video after recording. Zoom recordings...

Using Zoom Backgrounds

How to Change Your Background in Zoom How to Create an Epic Video Background using Adobe RushWe’re all making a lot more conference calls, whether for work or just to visit with family and friends. But there’s no reason to limit yourself to the boring wall behind you....

Recording and Retrieving Zoom Presentations

Recording and Retrieving Zoom Presentations This tutorial will walk you through recording and retrieving a Zoom presentation. Zoom is accessed at psu.zoom.us. To start your session for recording, click on HOST. Start a Meeting   Once you have logged in,...

Setting up a Recurring Zoom Audio Interview Meeting

This tutorial will show you how to set up a recurring Zoom meeting in order to share a permanent phone number and meeting ID number with someone.  You will need to login to Zoom via the Penn State Video Conferencing link at https://psu.zoom.us...

Recording a Zoom Audio Meeting

This tutorial will show you how to record a Zoom Audio meeting.  If you need to set up a Recurring Zoom Meeting, we have instructions at https://mediacommons.psu.edu/2018/01/11/setup-recurring-zoom-audio-meeting/ Before you start your interview, you will want to...