Available Loaner Equipment
InTech has a variety of camcorders and other equipment available for short-term loan. Faculty, staff and students can check out loaner equipment for use in McDaniel College work- or academic-related endeavors. Stop by the InTech offices, located in Merritt Hall 103, Mon-Fri between 9:00 am-4:00 pm.
Need more information? Contact Anita (email athier or call ext. 2543).
The Bloggie Touch, made by Sony, is slightly smaller than the Flip but has many of the same features. With its 12.8 megapixel lens the Bloggie can shoot up to 2 hours of HD video (MP4 format) and can also be used to take still shots. Use the flip-out USB arm to transfer movies and stills to a computer for editing. Bloggie kits include a case, mini tripod, USB extension cable, and charger.
Models include the JVC Everio Hybrid (hard drive model), JVC Everio GZ-EX250, Canon Vixia HF R62, and Sony HDR-CX430V High Def Handycam. Video cameras come in a case containing power adaptor and USB cable. Tripods are also available if needed.
Point 2 View Document Camera
The P2V by IPEVO is a portable USB document camera that can be used with either Mac or Windows computers. The camera requires the IPEVO Presenter software, which is available as a free download. (Note: If you are going to use the P2V in a campus classroom, please contact the HelpDesk at x3390 at least one week in advance to request installation of the software on the classroom computer.) The P2V has a viewing area of up to 9.4″ x 7.2″ and macro focus of up to 2 inches. Visit the IPEVO website to learn more about the Point 2 View document camera.
Ziggi Document Camera
The Ziggi by IPEVO is also a portable USB document camera and it has all the same features as the Point 2 View model listed above. The Ziggi, however, has a somewhat larger viewing area at 12.2″ x 9.1″ and can be used with Skype. (Note: If you are going to use the Ziggi document camera in a campus classroom, please contact the HelpDesk at x3390 at least one week in advance to request installation of the IPEVO Presenter software on the classroom computer.) Visit the IPEVO website to learn more about the Ziggi document camera.
Canon Powershot SX110
The Powershot kit includes rechargeable batteries and charger, a USB cable, and manual.
We have several USB microphones available for use with a computer or iPad, including Samson, Marshall Electronics, Blue Snowball and RevoLabs (wireless) models.
In addition to the microphones listed above, we have a variety of Logitech and Plantronics USB headsets with microphones. These are ideal for adding voiceover narration to video projects or for viewing Atomic Learning tutorials in labs.
Kits for the Logitech C920 and C930 are available. Both models can also be checked out with an optional camera mount.