BALDWINSVILLE – We have four new tech kits available at checkout at the Baldwinsville Public Library: GoPro Hero8 Camera, Stop Motion Animation Kit, Mini Projector & Screen & Virtual Reality Tour Kit (only available for Baldwinsville Businesses and Organizations).
GoPro Hero8 Camera
Capture your own time-lapse videos or capture an epic sports adventure with a GoPro Hero8. The kit comes with a headband, stand, tripod, SD card and more. For help using the GoPro Hero8, visit gopro.com/help.
Stop motion animation kit
This kit includes a Hue HD document reader camera, animal figures and an Animation Lab for Kids book. Instructions for using the HD Hue camera are included in the kit and can be found on their website, hue.com/pro. By following the instructions in the manual, you can download the Hue HD Camera video editor or use your favorite video editing software. This camera can be set to shoot videos from top to bottom and has a one-click on / off button, making it easy to shoot a stop motion video with minimal editing. Once done, upload your video and share it on your favorite social media accounts.
Mini projector and screen
Transform your backyard into a car or set up your own home theater with a mini projector and screen. You can connect your smartphone, USB, streaming stick, laptop and more to watch your favorite movies, TV shows, photos and music.
Virtual reality tour kit
This kit is only available to commercial organizations in Baldwinsville during the first year of its release. Please contact the library directly if you would like to reserve this kit. Included, is an insta360 camera, tripod, laptop and more. Use this equipment and this step-by-step manual to make your own virtual reality tour. Watch the BPL VR Tour to get a feel for what you can create: tinyurl.com/bvillelibrarytour/.
Stop by BPL today to check out one of these kits from our stuff library. You will need to sign a loan agreement specifying the details and verification rules for these kits. These loan agreements will be kept on file, so you will only need to sign one for each kit. If you have questions or need help using any of these kits, call the library at 315-635-5631.
The Baldwinsville Public Library is located at 33 E. Genesee Street in the Village of Baldwinsville. To learn more or to register for the programs, visit bville.lib.ny.us or dial 315-635-5631.