Predelay - an overlooked parameter available in nearly every reverb. From our friends at pureMix Fab Dupont looks at predelay, What it is, why it was created and why you would use it.
We have noticed a number of sound effects providers are putting out some free sound effect libraries or samplers for a limited period over the Christmas holiday period. Most of these are time limited so do not delay. Get them before they are gone.
H-Comp combines modelled transformers, tubes, and transistors, together with the power and precision that only a plug-in can provide. H-Comp is a compressor with spades of attitude and grit. It can be used as subtly or aggressively as you want. The release sync mode and punch dial make H-Comp unique providing a vast pallet of dynamic styles that are effortless to set.
Pro Tools expert Team member Julian Rodgers shares a free tip which makes managing the record status of groups of tracks much simpler by using VCAs.
Team member Alan Sallabank has just updated to Pro Tools 2018.12, which automatically updated the Eucon software. His old iPad, which worked fine for Pro Tools Control until this point now won't talk to Pro Tools or Eucon, as it's stuck on iOS 9.3.5. So beware if you have an old iPad like Alan and I do.
In this week’s podcast, James, Dan and Julian discuss bleed between microphones. Is it always a bad thing? They answer your questions and share their finds of the week.
I have just renewed my annual upgrade plan for Pro Tools Ultimate and spotted that Avid has released 2018.12, which is solely made up of bug fixes and support for the latest version of High Sierra macOS 10.13.6 but no support yet for macOS Mojave.
Until recently, I had only ever worked as a 1 person ADR team where I am being both the ADR mixer and Pro Tools operator as back in Ireland a one person ADR team was all I ever knew. Cut to now and freelancing in London and being booked to work in Goldcrest, I’ve had to learn the two-person system. So what are the advantages? How does it work?
There’s a feature that had it been in Pro Tools would have been a life saver on a recent project. It’s already in Avid Media Composer so should it come to Pro Tools?
In this free video we demonstrate the power of Waves Vitamin multiband harmonic enhancer plug-in on a master. In this video you will hear how Vitamin lifts the tonality of a muddy mix in seconds.
In this tip Pro Tools Expert team member Julian Rodgers shares a simple but indispensable tip in what is probably his shortest video to date.
Following our article Apple Announce End Of Native Support For Avid DNx Codecs - Avid Respond. Why This Matters For Pro Tools Users Adobe have announced that the pro video apps now support ProRes export on the Windows platform releasing updates to the Adobe Creative Cloud video apps, including Premiere Pro CC, After Effects CC and Adobe Media Encoder CC.
What you get out of Phil’s Cascade is extremely dependent on the interaction of the controls and because of this you really have to try it and listen to the results on the particular audio you happen to be processing. In this free video tutorial, brought to you with the support of Plugin Alliance, Pro Tools Expert team member Julian Rodgers demonstrates the saturation elements and the filters available in Phil’s Cascade and how they an colour and shape the sound.
In this week’s podcast, Russ, Mike and Alan discuss the recent announcement that Avid will be discontinuing native support for many video codecs and they talk about audio summing. They answer your questions and share their finds of the week.