It's time now to feature February 2017's winner of the monthly Sonnox Community Award, whereby we award the individual, who in the judge's opinion, made an outstanding ongoing contribution to the Pro Tools Expert community. The winner then gets to choose a plugin of their choice from the Sonnox Elite native bundle.
There's a challenge that all creatives face at one time or another, make sure you are ready for it and have the right people around you when it comes.
In this overview video, Russ Hughes shows how the PreSonus Digimax DP88 can be used to expand the audio inputs of popular audio interfaces such as the Universal Audio Apollo and Focusrite units.
Knowing how to listen is the key to making better and faster decision during the process of recording music. In this pureMix tutorial video, Fab shows you how to focus your attention on parts of the signal, explains memorization process and habits and warns you aginst the most common bad habits.
A new feature of the latest MacOS Sierra 10.12 is the option to trash your installer when you are done with it.
At first, this may seem both helpful and smart, after all, who needs all those installers hanging around once the install is done.
But have you wondered why Apple offers to do this?
In this free tutorial you will learn how to use the main controls in Monofilter by Nugen Audio to centre sub bass frequencies in stereo keyboard tracks. Watch to hear examples of how Monofilter can easily focus sub bass in Synth and Rhode tracks while retaining the mids and high stereo image.
Friend of the blog, Sreejesh Nair, a Mumbai, India-based audio/mix engineer and pro audio solutions specialist for Avid, has chosen Nugen Audio's Halo Upmix plug-in for stereo-to-5.1/7.1/9.1 upmixing. Sree now uses Halo to produce immersive upmixes on a broad range of cinema projects, including the sound tracks of well-known Bollywood titles.
In this free video tutorial, Pro Tools Expert Team member Julian Rodgers looks at the bx_rooMS from Plugin Alliance. This algorithmic reverb offers infinitely tweakable rooms and plates, its TrueSpace engine means that rather than being restricted to a few distinct algorithms you can adjust to your heart's content with boxes adjusting out into halls without restriction.
Dan, James and Julian chat through issues from the week's news as well as the usual tips, tricks and questions answered.
Our friends at Accusonus have released a new one knob style dereverberation plug-in called ERA-R that claims to help users remove reverb from problematic audio.
As Audio over IP (AoIP) becomes more and more prevalent those of us who had previously stayed blissfully ignorant of networking are finding we are having to catch up. In this excellent video from Yamaha Commercial Audio, Patrick Killianey guides us through the three primary settings in a network: IP addresses, Subnet masks and the Gateway.
Cardiff-based post-production house Gorilla has expanded its audio dubbing capacity with the purchase of two further Pro Tools systems and an S3 console from Scrub, the post-focused division of HHB.
In this free tutorial, we are going to look at a special kind of Pro Tools window, the "Target Window". What is it - how does it works - how it is different from other windows and especially: How does it help me to speed up my Pro Tools workflow?
In this video for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey heads back to Black Dog Studio to chat with Producer and Engineer Sean Genockey. The aim of this series of videos is to debunk some of those audio myths around terminologies that we feel we understand.
Logic Pro and Pro Tools users have a common preference when it comes to the Mac they choose, the Apple MacBook Pro, but other than that there are some differences which may reveal the unique position Pro Tools users find themselves in.