Video for Students
Get started in learning how to plan, capture, produce, and submit videos to Canvas, beginning on this page.
- Converting old videos to web-ready formats using “Handbrake” If you have old videos that were shot on camcorders using outdated formats (e.g., VHS or hi-8) and then digitized into your computer, they may not be playable if they are in old unrecognizable formats. A free utility called “Handbrake” enables you to quickly convert those old videos into usable web-ready formats (e.g., mp4, H.264). ...
- Free video editor may solve instructor’s media needs Educational Technologist Glen Gummess, Ed.D., reviews “DaVinci Resolve,” a free, open source video editor that fits on a PC or Mac and can be used to edit instructional videos.
- Introducing “Films on Demand” in Canvas With Films on Demand, you can perform a video online in a manner similar to that of performing it in a Classroom. Nearly a quarter million video segments are available covering all subjects. The 3 minute demonstration depicts the use of a title in a Canvas discussion on “ethics.”