How can we help?

OFDIT Media Studio

Book a session in the OFDIT media studio to create high-quality videos for your students.

Making a Video

You’ll find support for the tools available to SPS Faculty to create video content.

Using a Video

Have you made a video or are using one already made?  Here’s what you need to get it into Blackboard and make sure it has captions.

For Course Developers

Are you building or revising an SPS online course?  This section has information and links to resources for course developers that are creating video.


Using Multimedia Tools

VoiceThread, Zoom Meetings, Blackboard Collaborate. SPS faculty have access to multimedia tools to increase engagement.


Webcasting Kits

SPS Faculty may request a webcasting kit that includes a webcam, a microphone, a ring light, and a green screen backdrop.

Adding Captions and/or Transcripts

CUNY SPS uses a professional captioning service, 3Play Media, to caption all video content used in academic courses.

Do you need a video captioned?  Please complete this form to request captions.  No matter where your video is hosted or if the video is owned by a 3rd party, you may submit the video for professional captioning and/or transcription.