Sunderland, VT, September 29, 2006 -Built tough, the Mobile Digital Camera Lab supplies all the equipment, software, cameras, and accessories you need to teach digital imaging in the classroom. The hard shell waterproof case will keep the cameras in practically new condition as you roll the camera lab from class-to-class! The Mobile Digital Camera Lab includes:
*10 FE Series Olympus Digital Cameras
*1 SP Series Olympus Yearbook Quality Camera
*11 256 xD Memory Cards
*11 USB xD Card Reader/Writer
*11 2yr Extended Warranties
*11 USB Cables
*11 MultiMedia Lab V Software CD’s
*11 Digital Camera Guide for Educators Books
*11 sets of 4 AA Batteries with 6 Chargers
*1 TSA Combination Lock–Airport approved
*1 Hard-shell waterproof, FAA Approved Carry-on Case
Tool Factory uses the Olympus FE series cameras in its own training labs, because they withstand the rigors of daily classroom use. These easy-to-use, high quality, point-and-shoot cameras come standard with educational features such as Super Macro Mode for up-close science shots, and Panorama Mode for larger scenic or stadium arena shots. We’ve also included one higher-resolution SP-series camera. 7 Megapixels and advanced manual controls are great for yearbook shooting and photography classes.
Our favorite classroom accessory is undoubtedly the Quick Charge batteries. Put 2 AA batteries in the outside slots of the recharger, and the other 2 in your camera, and before you can use up the batteries in your camera, the new ones are charged. It’s a bit like having perpetual battery life! Higher capacity xD storage cards are also included for every camera, to keep you shooting all day without filling up the camera’s card. And extended warranties cover all breakage for a period of 3 years from purchase. The hard-shell carrying case has wheels and an extendable handle for easy travel between classrooms. One purchase will benefit the entire school, and save you from procurement hassles! This complete one stop purchase has a retail value $4,554, Tool Factory’s price is $3,357–a savings of $1,197!
Tool Factory’s Digital Camera Guide for Educators will guide teachers through the A to Z’s of owning a digital camera, and it’s the perfect companion for classroom teaching. The large-format picture book begins with shooting basics, and advances to high-tech vocabulary such as “Aperture” and “Rule of Thirds”. Every lesson is designed to be grasped at a glance, but supporting text is provided if you desire a deeper understanding of the lesson. For project-building software, we’ve also included MultiMedia Lab V which is ideal for making slide shows and web-enabled presentations. Your students will be shooting claymation animations in a flash!
Where to Buy
Tool Factory’s Mobile Digital Camera Lab is available only from Tool Factory’s website or by purchase order. For more information on pricing, or to make modifications on camera models included in our Mobile Digital Camera Lab, call 1-800-220-8386.
Tool Factory Inc., 3336 Sunderland Hill Road, Sunderland, VT 05250 To Order: (800) 220-8386 Fax PO to: (802) 375-6860 Mobile Digital Camera Lab Item #: 2200 Single: $3,452.00
http://www.toolfactory.com/products/index/page?page=product&id=2200 About Tool Factory and Olympus Tool Factory and Olympus have partnered together to bring digital imaging to American schools. Together, they travel the country and train educators not only on the inner workings of digital cameras, but also on how effective cameras can be, when coupled with project-building software for curriculum teaching.