One Button Studio - Joyner Library

The One Button Studio @ Joyner Library is a simplified video recording setup that can be used without any previous video production experience.

One Button Studio What is the One Button Studio?

The One Button Studio allows you to record high-quality videos--regardless of your experience level--by pressing a single button. Mounted lights, a microphone, a camera, and a green screen are all provided for you. Press the button to begin your recording; press the button again when you are finished. All you will need is a flash drive to save the video.

How do I use the One Button Studio?

Whether you want to record a video for a class project, record a practice interview, or create a vodcast, the One Button Studio is a quick and easy solution. Simply:

  • Insert your flash drive into the Mac USB port
  • Press the button to begin a 10 second countdown to record
  • Press the button to finish your recording*
  • Remove your flash drive
* you may need to hold the button down for up to a second
Can I reserve the One Button Studio?

Yes! Reserve the One Button Studio

To unlock the door to the One Button Studio, visit the security desk.

Questions or Comments?

Let us know at the Research Help Desk. You can also call us at (252) 328-6677, text us at (252) 391-8428, or email us directly at

About the OBS

The One Button Studio @ Joyner Library is made possible with documentation and software made available by The Pennsylvania State University.