Mike Catabay

All posts by Mike Catabay

I'm an Educational Media Producer at the Learning Innovation Hub. I write about being a dad at YDad, I take photos at The Cbays, and you can follow me @mikecbay.

Man holding Camera by Fidel Fernando on Unsplash

The Do’s and Don’ts of using images in your TECHE blog posts

Contributing to Teche? Here are a few ways you can get the best out of using images in your posts, and some pitfalls to avoid.

/ 19 May, 2020
adobe colors edit by Walid Khene https://unsplash.com/photos/iKdQCIiSMlQ

How to add animation to your online learning content

If you are pre-recording video lecture content you may find that some concepts are complex to express in just words. Using animations can help you bring these concepts to life and keep your students engaged.

/ 15 April, 2020
Photo studio with lighting and white backdrop. Photo by Alexander Dummer on Unsplash

Studio shots for MQ staff – December 2019

Book in your photo session for December 2019 - places are limited!

/ 12 December, 2019
Person at the edge of a cave near the water. Photo by Ana Gabriel on Unsplash

3 ways to look at job uncertainty differently

Given the general unease and negative lens often applied to large shifts in organisational direction, I'm compelled to share, and attempt to take, a more Stoic approach to the situation.

/ 13 November, 2019
Workshop with Media interns

What Makes Good Educational Media? We Asked Macquarie Students

What makes good educational media? Our recent Media Production interns weighed in on the matter.

/ 10 May, 2018
Photo by Mike Catabay for Learning Innovation Hub

Students Get A Dose Of Reality:
LIH Media Internship 2018 Roundup

The internship program enabled the students to become co-creators of learning resources that directly impact student learning.

/ 12 April, 2018
Green Screen Recording in LIH Studio - Photo by Mike Catabay for LIH

Need help with Educational Media?

Find out more about the different levels of support our Educational Media Producers can provide for your video, photography, motion graphics and virtual and augmented reality projects.

/ 22 March, 2018
An array of different Indian spices

How To Find Copyright-Free Images

Check out these tips for finding copyright-free images.

/ 8 March, 2018
MMCCS students developing a script during the Pathways program.

Educational Media Production Internship – Call for Expressions of Interest

Are you a staff member keen to work with media students? Are you a student interested in producing educational media?

/ 15 November, 2017