An online database of community technology centers organized by zip code.
Digital Access provides free computer equipment and high-speed Internet access daily 3-9 PM.
Center for Independent Artists
The Center for Independent Artists provides technical support for independent artists.
IFP MSP provides free scanner access for mnartists.org artists. They also rent film, photo, and editing equipment to members. Call for an appointment.
MIGIZI Communications holds a computer workshop every Monday 5-6 PM. Bring your project, they will help.
Regional Arts Council
The eleven regional art councils across Minnesota have facilities for scanning and uploading images of your work to mnartists.org. Twin Cities artists should try the resources above rather than contacting MRAC.
Local Community and Technical Colleges
Community or technical colleges may have a class or the access you need to prepare your work sample.
History, thoughts, and the nitty gritty on multimedia.
Shareware and Freeware Applications
www.cnet.com is a great resource for shareware and freeware applications that are accessible through the Web.
Adobe Photoshop and ImageReady are two of the most commonly used programs for manipulating images and optimizing them for the Internet. Free tryouts or beta versions of Adobe software are available at www.adobe.com.
Using Adobe Premiere to edit a video: Part 1: Getting Started.
A free video tutorial from the Atomic Learning Library.
iMovie tutorial from Apple.
Directory of tutorials available online.
Database of free tutorials for over 2000 subjects.