In this video for Pro Tools Expert James Ivey opens up a fully specified iZ Technologies Radar Studio system and strips it back to the basic Radar Platform hyper PC in about 4 minutes. Nothing like working fast.
In this video for Pro Tools Expert James Ivey does some testing with SoundRadix Auto-Align to try and find out which microphone you should use on a drum kit as the master or focus mic.
Recently, I have been suffering some screen re-draw issues on my Mid 2010 Mac Pro which had an ATI Radeon HD5770 1024MB graphics card in it. So I had a chat with Rich at Create Pro to see if upgrading my graphics card might help and he recommended an AMD R9 280X 3GB card.
In this video James Ivey from Pro Tools Expert takes a look at the Orion Studio, a 1U rack USB and Thunderbolt audio interface from Antelope. The Orion Studio houses 12 class A mic pres along side built in effects processing for realtime tracking.
There's a useful feature in Pro Tools that has existed since Pro Tools 11 that many users, even seasoned professionals, are unaware of. Read on and watch this video to see it in action.
In this episode top engineer/producer Greg Wurth demonstrate his workflow for minimizing leakage on multiple drum channels and also how I phase align them in preparation for mixing.
It will come as no surprise to many of you that I am a massive fan of Sontronics Microphones. I love there drum mics and the stunning Aria valve condenser microphone is a favourite of both myself and Russ. We own them and paid for them with our hard earned cash. However, my number 1 go to microphone is the Sontronics Saturn. When I am singing on a track, this is the mic I choose. In this video you can get some great ideas for how you can use the Saturn on your projects.
In this video from Musik Messe 2016 James Ivey from Pro Tools Expert talks to Tom Waterman of Audient about his experience with the new iZ Technologies Radar Platform PC which Audient have been using at Messe to demonstrate their ASP8024HE console.
We are delighted to to add top engineer, producer, gearhead, Pro Tools user and friend of the blog, Greg Wurth to the Production Expert family of contributors. The Production Expert family draws together contributors from around the world to share their skills and ideas with the music and post production communities. Greg website and YouTube channel have grown rapidly and now we are pleased to be able to offer them also on the our premium video platform.
In this video from Musik Messe 2016 James Ivey from Pro Tools Expert talks to Stefan Heger of Dangerous Music about the new 2Buss+ and some of the ideas and philosophies behind the Dangerous Music products.
In this video James Ivey from Pro Tools Expert gets a tour of the Dynaudio factory in Denmark with Sebastian Rodens, product manager for their Professional line of speakers. Sebastian shows us around the factory from the tweeter and woofer production process to the main speakers production lines. Alone the way he explains the systems that Dynaudio have in place to make sure you get a perfect set of speakers every time.
In this video for his Mix Tip Tuesday series Alex Solano from InMusic shows us how he uses the stock Pro Tools plug-in D-Verb to create a cool Reverb Freeze effect. He then goes on to demonstrate how to make this effect even more interesting with the use of side-chaining.
In this video from Musik Messe 2016, James from Pro Tools Expert talks to Mike from Dynamount about there amazing automatic motorised mic placement system.
In this video from MusikMesse 2016 James talks to Tom Waterman from Audient about their new ASP8024 Heritage Edition console. Tom takes us through many of the updates to this legendary British mixing console from upgraded look of the console to the amazing new mix buss compressor. The Heritage Edition really does take this mixing to a new level.
In this video from MusikMesse Frankfurt 2016 James Ivey talks to Tay from Taytrix about their portable, stackable gobo system. James then escapes the noise of the show floor to find out just how good a portable vocal booth solution can be at blocking out unwanted sound.
Eric Johnson takes a look at the latest version of Red Giant PluralEyes 4, software that promises to take the headache out of synchronising audio and video... does it live up to that claim?
For this video interview, James from Pro Tools Expert traveled to Denmark to meet Sebastian Rodens, professional product manager with Dynaudio PRO. James and Sebastian talk about the history of Dynaudio, the company's product lines and the new LYD range of professional studio monitors.
In amongst the cloud collaboration features added in Pro Tools 12.5 there have been a number of improvements made to the Avid Video Engine that will help post users have a smoother ride.
Our friends at Universal Audio are continuing their series of Artist Sessions with this video featuring Mick Guzauski and Big Data. The video shows their use of three UA Apollo 8Ps to track a session featuring live acoustic and electric instruments.