List of free Video Editing Software:
http://tv.isg.si/site/?q=node/873

MPEG STREAMCLIP great freeware video mastering tool, mac/windows http://www.squared5.com/

Handbrake- for working with DVD... http://handbrake.m0k.org/

AUDIO:
Audacity -open source audio editor http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

AU Lab -free audio tools for Mac OSX; install developer package to use http://developer.apple.com/audio/

MAX: for working with audio files, conversions http://sbooth.org/Max/

MASHUPS resources
http://www.programmableweb.com/

INKSCAPE: Free Vector Image [possible Illustrator replacement]
http://www.inkscape.org/


TOOLS for taking analysis work into the city:

Maya2GoogleEarth -does what it says
http://production.eyebeam.org/tools/maya2google
[note- this might work as a hack to get 2D work into GEarth, also]

Various Google Earth Tools -to get 3D, dwg/illustrator, and 2D into GEarth:
AUTOCAD to GE: http://powerdrafter.4t.com/examples.html#top
Graphing and GRIDS tool in GE: http://www.sgrillo.net/googleearth/
DWG, DXF and lines to GE: http://blog.eee-craft.com/archives/cat_50008879.html

DOCUMENT city engagements:
blogger vlog tutorial: http://infodesign.no/artikler/Videoblog_with_Blogger_211004.html
http://flickr.com/groups/memorymaps/


3D modeling and Rendering
Blender -Open Source 3D- free and xplatform
http://www.blender.org/cms/Home.2.0.html
Wings Subdv modeler [opensource]
http://www.wings3d.com/
TopMod topological mesh modeling -Windows only
http://www-viz.tamu.edu/faculty/ergun/research/topology/download.html
Yafray - open source rendering
http://www.yafray.org
POVray
http://www.povray.org/
Isosurf-
http://svr-www.eng.cam.ac.uk/~gmt11/software/isosurf/isosurf.html


Google Earth [ http://earth.google.com/]
GE/geotagging tools, can start here: http://www.gearthblog.com/
Google Sketchup: http://sketchup.google.com
Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/
BLOGGER: http://www.blogger.com

SOCIAL NETWORK BROWSERS/INTERFACES
Second Life: http://www.secondlife.com
TRIBLER P2P social networking: https://www.tribler.org/
Flock [web browser includes Delicious, Flickr, BLOG, more] : http://www.flock.com/
P2P HD video tools such as VUZE: http://www.vuze.com/app
WIFI and Mobile Social Mapping sources such as: http://loopt.com/loopt/sess/index.aspx
http://www.platial.com/splash, http://www.flagr.com/, http://yellowarrow.net/index2.php

MAPPING:
Wikimaping: http://www.openstreetmap.org/

GIS datasources: http://www.ciesin.org/download_data.html,__
http://opensourcegis.org/,______http://data.geocomm.com/dem/demdownload.html__

mindmap: http://freemind.sourceforge.net/wiki/index.php/Main_Page

MULTIMEDIA AUTHORING:
PD, Quartz Composer

GAME AUTHORING:
UNITY [Mac gamedev] http://unity3d.com/
UNREAL authoring: http://www.planetunreal.com
HalfLife Editing: http://collective.valve-erc.com/

ALTERNATE OS/PROGRAMMING TOOLS
SQUEAK: http://www.squeak.org/
CROQUET- 3D interactive sandbox, related to SQUEAK project: http://www.opencroquet.org/index.php/Main_Page

FREEWARE/SHAREWARE tools:
Processing: http://www.processing.org
P5 Tutorial http://www.jtnimoy.com/itp/p5/workshop/
Ghost Diagrams [and visual python] http://www.logarithmic.net/pfh/ghost-diagrams
NetLogo [free agent simulation software] http://ccl.northwestern.edu/netlogo/
Surface Evolver [free] http://www.susqu.edu/brakke/evolver/evolver.html
Pure Data: an open source code fork of MaxMSP: http://puredata.info/
Quartz Composer: part of Mac OSX developer tools
Social Source Commons - list share of software, tools and networking... http://www.socialsourcecommons.org/

SIMULATION AND SCRIPTING RESOURCES
REAL FLOW http://www.nextlimit.com/realflow/
Illustrator Scripts http://www.scriptographer.com
IsoSurf [free medical imaging software - creates triangulated meshes from input image frames]
http://mi.eng.cam.ac.uk/~gmt11/software/isosurf/isosurf.html
isosurf tutorial
msdos commands
MEL_scripting
http://melscripting.com
http://www.highend3d.com/maya/
WALRUS: http://www.caida.org
PHP, particularly in relation to the following tasks:
- scripting google searches (i.e. trawling the web to extract and parse data feeds)
- doing data-driven web design
Processing
XML and/or other serialized text-based data formats -- this is a key competency, to foster the ever-more-fluid exchange of information between work in various programs.

RENDERING
Maxwell Render http://www.maxwellrender.com/