Digital Media Lab

TEMPORARY CLOSURE //

The Edge will temporarily close in June/July 2017 to accommodate building works and the BrisMakerFest event. Before your next visit, please review our opening hours.

Closed: Friday 2 June to Wednesday 14 June, re-opening on Thursday 15 June; and, closed Monday 3 July to Friday 7 July, re-opening on Saturday 8 July.

For daily updates on access and closures, please visit our Facebook page.


The Edge’s Digital Media Lab is a space in which people of all skill levels can access high-spec iMacs for their creative projects and, best of all, it’s free!


Offering 16 individually bookable iMacs, The Edge offers creative and industry standard software for design, 3D modelling, web and app development and image, audio and video editing, as well as access to a range of audio and design equipment.

 

Software

Graphic Design and Image Editing
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Lightroom
Audio Tools
  • ProTools
  • Logic Pro X
  • Ableton Live
  • Adobe Audition
  • Audacity
  • Garageband
Web & App Development
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Edge Animate
  • Adobe Muse
  • Adobe Scout
  • DPS App Builder
  • Eclipse
  • Python
  • Scratch
  • XCode
Film and Animation
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Flash and Player
  • Adobe Prelude
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Compressor
  • Handbrake
3D Modelling
  • Fusion 360 (Autodesk) only available in the Fabrication Lab, Level 0
  • FreeCAD
  • Blender
  • Cinema 4D Lite

 

If you’re looking to build some new skills, we also offer free access to Lynda.com, a leading online learning platform that can help you to learn software offered in the Digital Media Lab, as well as creative, business and technology skills to achieve (or discover!) personal and professional goals.

The Edge can provide you access to equipment, including midi keyboards, Wacom design tablets, headphones and much more to assist in the development of your project.


 

Book a computer in a few steps:

  1. Sign up for an Edge account
    If you already have an account, great, jump to step 2.

SIGN UP FOR AN EDGE ACCOUNT

  1. Register your account, and have it approved.
    By registering your account for the Digital Media Lab, you’re agreeing to use the Macs to take advantage of the specialist software or Lynda.com for online learning of software provided.

REGISTER YOUR ACCOUNT

  1. Once verified, use your login details to book a mac.

BOOK A MAC


The Digital Media Lab is monitored by The Edge staff. Bookings outside of the intended use, or in breach of State Library policies may not be honoured.

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