Interlude Treehouse is a self-serve authoring suite that allows video creators to create interactive music videos. They offer both free and premium plans.
The Korsakow System is an easy-to-use, open-source computer program for the creation of database films. They have a free version (that is fully functional except for a watermark on exported films) as well as basic, professional, and academic licenses.
Klynt is “an interactive editing and publishing application dedicated to creative storytellers.” It’s most important features include: a visual storyboard, mixed media editing, photoshop file imports, cloud video plugins, a custom menu with Google Maps, a responsive mini player, detailed analytics, and the ability to share your project through various social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr). A 14-day free trial of the application is available, as well as reduced pricing for students and educators.
Odyssey is a free and simple way for users to tell interactive map-based stories. Users can download a local copy of their project or or use the embed code to share it on their website.
Timeline is a free web widget that allows users to visual temporal data by creating interactive timelines.
Timeine JS is “an open-source tool that enables anyone to build visually rich, interactive timelines.” Users can make these timelines in 4 simple steps: add dates, text, and media links to a pre-set google spreadsheet; publish the spreadsheet to the web; copy/paste the spreadsheet’s url to their generator; and embed the code they give you to your website.
This tutorial video showcases iMovie, Apple’s video editing software, that can used on any computer located in the AMP Lab. The video was filmed using Quicktime 10, edited using iMovie, and uploaded to YouTube by our AMP Lab Assistant, Rachel Hartnett.
Zeega is a platform for telling multimedia stories. Users can use GIFs, audio, and photos from websites such as Giphy, Soundcloud, Tumblr, Flickr, as well as their own content. They then combine these to create multimedia slideshows that can be shared on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
Racontr “is a powerful and flexible tool, that allows you to build the stories you have on your mind.” It allows users to mix text, sounds, and media in order to create interactive stories. Users can make games, web documentaries, interactive videos, and more. They can then publish, embed, and share their creations on the web.