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ACE self-evaluation toolkit
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ACE self-evaluation toolkit

Arts Council England Self Evaluation toolkit for people, companies and partnerships in the arts, cultural and creative sectors.

COVID-19: How to make videos on your smart phone
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COVID-19: How to make videos on your smart phone

If you're stuck working from home and still need to create videos using only what equipment you have, this video will explain how you can make great looking content using only a mobile phone. They cover the best tips for getting natural lighting, good quality audio using just head phones and editing using apps such as InShot.

What is the Digital Culture Network, and what can it do for me?
The Digital Culture Network provides practical, on the ground help to the arts and culture sector, supporting you to explore and harness the benefits of technology to achieve your goals, find new ways to reach and engage audiences, and develop sustainable business models.

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Digital Rights Toolkit – The Space
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Digital Rights Toolkit – The Space

What is required for publishing work digitally?

The Space’s Digital Rights Toolkit includes:

- An introduction to what we mean by ‘digital rights’
- A lexicon of the terminology around digital rights that has been developed by rights expert Ben Green in consultation with union representatives
- Tips on what to think about when approaching digital rights contracts
- Practical advice and shared experiences from leading producers as well as representatives from arts organisations who have recently navigated rights issues to get their content on TV and online.

How to set up closed captioning on Zoom (Zoom)
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How to set up closed captioning on Zoom (Zoom)

Closed captioning allows you or another meeting attendee, assigned by the host, to add closed captioning in a meeting.
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Live streaming: lost cost and lo-fi options – The Space
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Live streaming: lost cost and lo-fi options – The Space

Live streaming an event or performance might feel unattainable, but there are low-cost and low-tech options for everyone. At a time when social distancing prevents gatherings in real life, the advances in digital communications can help us get together in virtual theatres and share experiences and stories. Jason Crouch, a freelance digital consultant with expertise in live streaming and a PhD in contemporary arts and technology, shares his tips on how to get started.

Producing and managing a project checklist
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Producing and managing a project checklist

Guidelines to producing and managing a tour - a simple checklist written by house's Mark Makin.

Ten Tips for Pitching
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Ten Tips for Pitching

Created by house, this one page document explains 10 tips for pitching an idea to potential partners.