Nearly 2 years ago we posed this question: "Will Avid Continue To Make Audio Interfaces Or Just Concentrate On Software?". Some thought the idea unlikely. But as we look at the recent announcements around Pro Tools 12.6, particularly the ability to buy Pro Tools HD software without hardware and the new Digilink licence, one can't help wonder if this is even more likely than ever?
A number of our Pro Tools Expert partner brands, who support us so we can help you, have done well in the nominations for the 32nd TEC Awards announced recently.
Audinate, the makers of Dante have updated their Dante Via Product to version 1.1 introducing significant new features including increased channel count, a mixer and ASIO support.
I can't believe that many of you out there would not have heard of Dynaudio. I would put money on the fact that most of you have mixed or worked on a pair of Dynaudio monitors. In fact, the first studio I ever worked in had a paid of BM5s on stands behind the console. Now they have a new range of monitors, the LYD range.
Even though Mac OS 10.12 Sierra has only just been released there are a number of plugin brands making announcements on Mac OS Sierra compatibility. Currently we do not recommend that you install it on a working Pro Tools system. Avid have yet to make a formal announcement but we understand that 12.6 will not be approved for Sierra when it is released later this month.
The RADAR recording and playback system is well known as a tool for commercial audio, creative composing and recording, scoring stages, sound editing, post-production, video game sound design, and mix down. Now iZ Technology want to make RADAR the system of choice for live event capture and multi-channel playback as well.
In this free video tutorial, Paul Drew looks at the fantastic J37 plug-in from Waves to add a tape delay and flanger for width in the mix. Paul starts off changing tape type and input levels.
Russ, Mike, James and Dan chat through issues from the week's news as well as the usual tips, tricks and questions answered.
For those who have been unaware the founder of Pro Tools Expert Russ Hughes has been building a new home studio. We couldn't let this pass without getting some information about the process and design so we have asked him to write a series covering the entire process. We hope that it will help others considering a home studio build. Over to Russ...
In this first article on building my home studio I want to talk about vision, because as I learnt the hard way vision is everything, let me explain
In this tutorial, I will discuss a sometimes confusing term, the Bus. It is an essential element in the architecture of a mixer.