NYU Zoom Series: Look & Sound Like a Star
NYU Zoom is a free and easy way to host audio/video meetings, classes, or webinars
Here are a few tips to help you look and feel like a star!
Lights, Camera, ACTION!
Cast yourself in the best light with natural or diffuse light on your face
Elevate your computer with books for a more flattering camera angle
Remove any nearby distractions
Or set the scene with a virtual background Animated gifs are a lot of fun too!
Quiet on the set!
Pick a location that works for you
Consider using a headset
When you’re not talking, please mute your mic
Get Ready for Your Close-up
No makeup artist on set?
Use “Touch up my appearance” in the video settings for flawless skin
Distracted by your own video selfie?
Click your video and select “Hide Myself” in the More menu
And yes, you can wear pajama bottoms!
Visit nyu.edu/it/zoom for instructions and to learn more about NYU Zoom
And, as always, contact the NYU IT Service Desk for 24x7 assistance with IT services: nyu.edu/it/servicedesk
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