LSC COVID-19 Update: Learn how LSC is preparing for the 2020 fall semester. ×

One Button Studio/VR Lab

How Does it Work?

The One Button Studio is a video recording space that can be used to create video projects or practice class presentations. The Studio is designed for ease of use, especially if you have no previous video production experience. Video creation is as easy as the touch of a button!

One Button Studio

Who can use the One Button Studio?

Faculty and staff can schedule a time for the specific services we provide in the One Button Studio. These services include: One Button Studio, One Button Studio with the Learning Glass, One Button Studio with an external monitor for presentations, and One Button Studio using the green screen.

Students can schedule time for the One Button Studio with a permission email from their professor sent to monte.g.darland@lonestar.edu. Students also must schedule with an @my.lonestar.edu email address account.

Create videos in 3 simple steps

  1. Plug USB drive into the dock
  2. Press the button to start and stop recording
  3. Remove drive from the dock 

Quick Start Guide

Reserve the One Button Studio

  • Reserve by using the One Button Studio Scheduling form One Button Studio Scheduling
  • Reserve for up to a maximum of 4 hours per session
  • Studio use is limited to current faculty, staff, and students for purposes of recording

Record your video(s) in the Studio

  • Use a USB drive with plenty of space (1 GB = approximately 10-15 minutes of video footage)
  • Insert drive into the USB dock to activate Studio camera and lights
  • Press the button (or space bar) to start/stop recording
  • When finished recording, eject and remove drive from USB dock to deactivate Studio camera and lights
  • Review your video using the PC.  Plug in your USB into the USB ports on the left side of the screen
  • You can ask a staff member for assistance

What Can I do with the One Button Studio?

The One Button Studio can be used to:

  • Practice, record and critique student classroom presentations
  • Practice and review thesis or dissertation defenses
  • Produce course introductions for brick and mortar or online classes
  • Pitch business cases or marketing campaign ideas
  • Practice and critique interviewing skills for job-seekers
  • Create dramatic effects with the green screen
  • Practice and review speaking a second language

Need help with the One Button Studio?

Visit the Multimedia Services IMAC Studio or
Call:     281.357.3687
Email:   monte.g.darland@lonestar.edu

Make LSC part of your story.