Video Production Studio


The Melrose Center Video Studio is fully equipped for shooting your next project. Start a YouTube channel, boost marketing, or create short films! The studio is sound reinforced and features a pre-lit Green Screen, professional sound and video,  Kino Flo lighting, and the capabilities to record a live multi-camera show to file or stream via OBS. Classes are offered for hands-on training on video studio equipment. Studio access is granted after successfully completing General Orientation, Video Studio Orientation, and Access Assessment: Video Studio. For further details, sign up for the Video Studio Orientation.  After shooting, access one of the editing bays or editing workstations to edit your project.

Standard Equipment: Stage

  • The Video Production Studio staging area measures 29’x21′ and features a separate windowed Control Room
  • Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro G2 Camcorder, Tripod and Tokina AT-X 24 – 70mm lens, XLR inputs and SDI output
  • Lexar Professional 64GB CFast cards and reader
  • Rode NTG-2 Shotgun Microphone, Boom Pole, and c-stand holder
  • Sennheiser Evolution Wireless System with lavalier or handheld microphone
  • iMac computer 3.5ghz Intel Core i7 with 32gb ram, OS X 10.9.1 Maverick, USB 3 and Thunderbolt ports
  • Kino Flo Tegra DMX 4Banks preset for illuminating Green Screen
  • Kino Flo Diva-Lite 401 that provide soft, dimmable lighting
  • Litepanels Sola 4 LED Fresnels
  • C-stands and Flags
  • Confirmation Monitor for live preview

Standard Equipment: Control Room

  • Two Panasonic AW-HE120 Pan Tilt Zoom cameras with Full HD 3MOS sensors
  • Panasonic Remote Camera Controller AW-RP50 for full camera pan tilt zoom operation
  • MacPro with USB 3.0, Thunderbolt ports, and ability to read and write to Mac and PC formatted external hard drives.
  • ATEM 1 M/E Video Switcher with ATEM Software control to record multicamera live to H.264
  • Blackmagic Design Ultra Studio Mini Recorder for live streaming via OBS
  • ETC Smart Fade 1248 Lighting Control Board for DMX lights