In this Podcast Extra interview James gets a chance to chat via Skype with Fabrice Gabriel to talk about getting started in the music industry, his work with both Eiosis and Slate Digital. They talk about the ideas and processes behind plug-in creation and what might be coming next from both Eiosis and Slate Digital.
James continues with his diary of his time at Studio La Fabrique with Al Schmitt and Steve Genewick for Mix With The Masters. After yet another 3 course breakfast we hit the studio for the tracking day. We had already done a day of preparation setting the studio so all we needed was our band.....
EastWest, have been in touch to tell us that their new subscription service Composer Cloud has been nominated for a NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Award for 2015 in the category of Musical Instrument Software.
We continue to feature some of the hundreds of video tutorials on our premium video platform, In this Pro Tools Mix 911 Russ shows you his first steps when approaching a mix. The track is ‘Flying With You’ by Tim Hull.
In this video James shows you a neat way to import your session I/O settings into Pro Tools, as shown to him by Steve Genewick while James was at Mix With The Masters. It's short and simple, but this technique will save you time.
Congratulations to Mark Franken, founder and lead developer at Sounds In Sync Pty Ltd who has been awarded an Emmy® for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development for his software application EdiCue. The Engineering Emmys are presented to an individual, company or organisation for engineering developments so significant that they materially affect the transmission, recording or reception of television.
Well it was announced, then we presented an exclusive preview, and now we are very pleased to tell you that everyone can access RX5 and RX5 Advanced from iZotope. It also means that the recently announced RX Post Production Suite will come with RX5 Advanced now.
Recently we posted The Ultimate Microphone Pre-Amp Shoot Out in which we tested a number of Pre Amps across vocals, cello and guitar. We gave you the community the opportunity to blind listen each of the recordings and vote for the pre amp you felt you liked the most.
The results are in and we're going to post the top three from each category.
Emmy winning sound editor James Mather began his career in animation working for Aardman Animation on projects like Chicken Run. The lessons he learnt taught him how to turn fantasy into reality. His latest project was Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation. In this podcast Extra Interview we chatted about the ground breaking work that took place when they decided to take 6 months out of the post production schedule of Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation and how mixing in box, and a flexible team made this possible.
With Synchro Arts' Revoice Pro 3 you can take the wild-lines that don't match sync-wise to production dialog and automatically modify their sync and pitch to create realistic sync dialog and even reconstruct entire scenes without having to resort to ADR.
From now until December 31st, 2015, if you purchase and register an Apollo Twin SOLO or DUO audio interface (USB or Thunderbolt) and you will be eligible to receive UAD reverb, preamp, and guitar effects plug-ins free! Exactly what you get will depend which Apollo Twin you buy.
On Thursday October 8th, or 10am on Thursday to 3am on Friday Eastern time to be precise, Waves are running their first ever Plug-in Day to celebrate 23 years of them making plug-ins. You can sign up for this event on their Facebook page and you can sign up to get an email reminder when Plug-in Day starts.
There are weeks in life that you remember forever. A honeymoon, holidays and for me I will always remember my week at Studio La Fabrique with Al Schmitt and Steve Genewick for Mix With The Masters. I am going to present these articles in a kind of diary format.
We continue to feature some of the hundreds of video tutorials on our premium video platform, We are currently looking at an excellent series by Russ Hughes on Mixing Basics. In this last of the Mixing Basics series by Russ Hughes, we look at the use of reverb.
On October 12th Exponential Audio are announcing their latest product and to celebrate they are going to be giving one lucky person the chance to win every plug-in they make from our Super Reverb + Excalibur bundle.
Recently I posted a video review of Sonarwork’s Reference 3 room calibration software. This brought forwards some questions about how it compares to IK Multimedia’s ARC 2 room correction system. I own both copies so I have put together a comparison of both.
We continue to feature some of the hundreds of video tutorials on our premium video platform, We are currently looking at an excellent series by Russ Hughes on Mixing Basics. In this video we look at why we control dynamics and how we use basic dynamics to shape the sound of a track.
This week we start with Mike's find of the week - Soundly, a free sound librarian and store in one. Next we look at a new library from Tonsturm - Gore & Slaughter. Finally we hear that Airborne Sound have extended their Complete Collection but kept the price the same.
In part 3 of this series by Nick Mitchell from KMR Audio looking at a selection of 500 Series modules all under £500 we looked at EQ modules for the Mix Engineer. In this last part we are going to look at Creative and Corrective Tools that come in 500 Series Modules.
We continue to feature some of the hundreds of video tutorials on our premium video platform, We are currently looking at an excellent series by Russ Hughes on Mixing Basics. Russ continues to talk about the components of a great mix, this session looks at how EQ helps to boost and cut and help put all the tracks together.
These days you have everything you need to work in a creative bubble if you want, but some of us prefer to work with others, It has never been easier to collaborate on projects, but it can be a pain if you don’t get into some effective work flows. Here are our top 5.