Community member Paul Maunder has started to make Pro Tools tutorials initially to help his students at SSR and he has agreed we can share them with the community. This first video is an overview of the clip snapping shortcuts available in Pro Tools.
You'll see the term '... Like A Pro' banded around a lot of the time in this world but Russ thinks there's another side to the story that's far less glamourous.
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.....
Following on from the first very successful Mix With The Pros Event at Jigsaw24's Soho base in London, they are putting on their Autumn Mix With The Pros Event on October 15th at 3pm and 7pm. There will be sessions with Sound24’s BAFTA/Oscar award winning film mixer Niv Adiri and John Rogerson, CEO of multi-award winning HALO Post-Production as well as demos including the new Trinnov D-Mon solution, in the SteamPunk room.
Our friends at Softube and Focusrite have joined forces to offer a free plugin bundle consisting of TSAR-1R Reverb, Tube Delay and Saturation Knob, value $198.00
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.
Our friends at SoundToys have announced that SoundToys 5 is now available. They say:
Soundtoys 5 brings together our entire range of audio effects into one powerful collection. Includes all 18 Soundtoys plug-ins
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.
Russ, Mike, James and Julian catch up with talking points, tips, tricks and questions answered.
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.