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Digital Production Labs & Post Production Center



The Digital Production Labs & Post Production Center is located on the 7th and 8th floors of the Ansin building, 180 Tremont Street.

DPL facilities are open to all Visual & Media Arts students in the post production phase of their projects. The DPL helps students thoroughly understand the post production process by offering professional, up-to-date hardware and software, with a professionally-trained staff and student assistants to help with any workflow or technical issues.

For more information please contact the Digital Post Production Supervisor at x8946, or the Film Annex - Ansin 810.

Digital Production Lab (DPL) 1 | Ansin 803

DPL1 is located on the 8th floor of Ansin. This 16-workstation Digital Production Laboratory features late-model Mac Pros connected to Emerson's high-speed Isilon server. Resources include:

  • 16 Dual Boot Mac/PC workstations
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • DaVinci Resolve Lite
  • Autodesk Maya 3D animation
  • The Foundry's NUKE compositing
  • NVIDIA Quadro 4000 gpu
  • DVD/BluRay burners and testing stations

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Digital Production Lab (DPL) 2 | Ansin 703

DPL2 is located on the 7th floor of Ansin.  This 18-workstation Digital Production Laboratory features 2013 iMacs dedicated to the first Digital Production course (VM 120) and connected to Emerson’s high-speed network Isilon server. Resources include:

  • 18 iMacs with Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 capability
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Autodesk Maya 3D animation
  • The Foundry's NUKE compositing
  • Wacom Bamboo graphic tablets
  • Pro Tools 11
  • Midi Keyboards
  • DVD/BluRay burners 

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Video Editing Lab (VEL) | Ansin 803


The VEL is located on the 8th floor of Ansin. The Video Editing Laboratory is a 13-workstation lab with 2013 iMacs dedicated to supporting Intro and Advanced level Editing courses.  All workstations are connected to Emerson’s high-speed network Isilon server. Resources include:

  • 13 iMacs with Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 capability
  • Avid Media Composer with Symphony option
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • DVD/BluRay burners 

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Post Production Suites | Ansin 8

Our post production suites are equipped with the latest Mac Pros and dual monitors, available to advanced undergraduate students and graduate students for longer-length, upper-level projects. All suites are connected to Emerson’s high-speed network Isilon server. Resources include:

  • Avid Media Composer with Symphony option
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Sorenson Squeeze Pro
  • DaVinci Resolve Lite
  • Flanders Scientific broadcast monitor
  • Blackmagic Design UltraStudio hardware
  • Three suites are equipped with full DaVinci Resolve Color Correction software with Euphonix MC Color surface

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