Media Resources

Find digital resources for creating a Digital Media Project.  Resources are grouped by project types.  For information about the Lexington City School Media Festival click here.
Live Action    
Zimmer Twins - easy movie maker
Digital Film - easily make a digital movie
Jing - create video of what's on your computer screen
Pixorial - upload video, edit and share
Caption Tube - create captions for your YouTube videos
Tube Chop - chop a section of a YouTube video to share

YOLA - make a free website
Simple Site - simple way to make a website
Weebly - easy way to make a site
MoonFruit - another easy way to make a site
Wiki Spaces - create a site where others can collaborate with you
Squidoo - create a page
Just Paste It - Create a shareable page by copying and pasting from many different places

Podcast/Audio Tools
Vocaroo - create free voice recording
to download and use
PodBean - host your podcast (try it free)
Audacity - download and start podcasting
Audio Pal - embed audio to a site or blog
Blabberize - make a photo move and talk with your voice

Interactive Stills
Story Jumper write and animate story books 
Kizoa - make a photo movie
Photo Snack - upload your photos and create a professional slideshow
Pixie paint pictures, record narration, create videos, present podcasts, and share web sites. Download a 30 day free trial or use Pixie on the computers at CEES.
Animoto - make a video slideshow
Masher - mash together pictures, audio, and video to create a video
Museum Box - create a presentation via a virtual box of exhibits
Thinglink - upload a picture and icons to the picture containing links or text
Voki - create an avatar that speaks.  Make your avatar say whatever you want
Sparkol - free trial available
ToonDoo - make your own comic strip (15 day free trial)
ABCya - simple way to make an animated video

Other Resources
Free Play Music - free music for any digital project
Pic 4 Learning - free pictures for any digital project
Purple Planet - royalty free music
Icon Bug - copyright free pics

Publishing Tools
 Calameo - publish documents to any device
Format Pixel create brochures, catalogs or other projects and publish
Letter Pop - create docs and distribute through any media
Youblisher - upload PDF's and create a magazine style publication
Answer Garden - post a question and as guest answer a collage is created and can be exported as a wordle

Media Festival Project Examples - find examples of other media festival projects