Answered By: Alessandra Seiter Last Updated: Apr 15, 2020 Views: 56
The Lamont Multimedia Lab is your one-stop shop for media creation and data visualization, including editing and production for audio and video. The Multimedia Lab offers loanable gear, computers with editing software, staff to answer questions, and periodic/on-demand workshops and training opportunities.
In addition to the Multimedia Lab, the following Harvard resources provide access to recording locations, tools, and/or support.
|Location Name||Harvard Affiliation||Google Maps Location||Who can use?||Recording Location, Tools, or Both?||How to Book||Tools Available||Cost||Notes|
|Cabot Media Studio||Cabot Science Library||Link||All Harvard affiliates||Both||See website to choose studio, then email email@example.com to schedule a time||2 studio spaces with professional sounds, camera, and lighting gear (no microphones)||Free||Reservations are managed by a staff member, not a computer (i.e. no responses outside of normal business hours)|
|Media Production Center||Faculty of Arts & Sciences||Link||All Harvard affiliates||Both||Email Kevin McGowan||Professional multitrack recording studio||Free recording for Harvard affiliates; Equipment rental for $20/hour; Post-production services at cost|
|iLab Media Studio||Harvard Innovation Labs||Link||All Harvard affiliates||Both||Book at this link||Professional audiovisual equipment and recording studio||Free|
|Location Name||Google Maps Location||Who can use?||Recording Location, Tools, or Both?||How to Book||Tools Available||Cost||Notes|
|Cambridge Community Television (CCTV)||Link||Anyone||Both||Reserve in person or over the phone||Multitrack recording studio, field recording equipment, editing software, distribution||Free for members; memberships available for $100/year for Cambridge residents or $300/year for nonresidents|
|Podcast Garage||Link||Anyone||Both||Online reservation system on website||Professional studio with 4 microphones, audio field kit||$1/minute in studio; $40 for full day with field kit ($60 on weekends)||Professional space for great impression on guests; sound engineer will start session for quality assurance|
|Somerville Media Center||Link||Anyone||Both||Email, call, or visit in person (details here)||Portable and studio audiovisual production equipment, editing software (details here)||Free for members as long as program airs on Boston Free Radio; memberships available for $75/year for Somerville residents or $115/year for nonresidents|