In this article we give you an up close and personal look at the Avid S3 coupled with an iPad running the free Pro Tools Control app to give you and idea of what the S3 could be like to live with if you chose to invest in one for your studio.
In a new format we are producing videos offering tips and solutions to common problems in under a minute. In this free video tutorial we show you how easy it is to fix issues in sounds using EQ in Pro Tools.
In this premium video tutorial, Pro Tools Expert team member Julian Rodgers looks at an interesting issue he found on a drum recording in which the kick was out of phase in the overheads but the snare wasn’t. In this case there isn’t an easy answer about what to do about it because if one channel on the overheads is inverted to pull the snare back into phase, the kick goes out and vice versa.
Could ARA be coming to Pro Tools? Possibly, especially now it has been included in the 3rd annual ACA survey. We look at what ARA could look like if it was incorporated into Pro Tools.
Avid, in association with the Avid Customer Association have announced the launch of the third annual ACA vote. In this article we show what questions and features Avid are asking about in this 3rd ACA survey and vote. The vote will be open until March 17th and the results will be announced at the Avid Connect event in Las Vegas on April 6th & 7th 2019.
With all the discussion about new Mac Pro coming, how good the Mac Mini 2018 is as a Pro Tools computer reminded me that a while back I had bought replacement processors for my Mac Pro 5,1 cheese-grater , which I had never got around to fitting. This article will show how to change the processor chips in a Mac Pro 5,1 (Mid 2010) cheese-grater and will show the difference this has made to my Pro Tools computer.
In a new format we are producing videos offering tips and solutions to common problems in under a minute. In this free video tutorial we show you how easy it is to accurately measure the tempo of audio in Pro Tools.
Julian considers changing how he uses tab in Pro Tools after being reminded of a useful keyboard shortcut on an Editors Keys shortcut keyboard.
Following on from our article The New Apple Mac Mini 2018 Is Described As Awesome But Is It A Good Pro Tools Machine? in which we looked at the suitability of the new Mac mini as a Pro Tools computer, we asked community member Simon Nakra to share his experiences.
In a new format we are producing videos offering tips and solutions to common problems in under a minute. In this free video tutoria we show you how easy it is to create reverse reverb using an AudioSuite plug-in.
No sound from Pro Tools on your Mac? Here are somethings to try to get things working, in under a minute.
Can a share of market switch so much in the space of 3 years? The shocking result of our Pro Tools computer poll…
There are countless audio interfaces these days that support sample rates up to 192kHZ. This is a resolution that is not as widely used by those in music production as processing strain on CPUs is not worth the hassle to many who deliver mixes at 44.1KHz. Pro Tools HDX though gets around this by taking the load of the computer. In this article we test the performance and experience of tracking and mixing an entire song in Pro Tools HDX Ultimate at 192kHZ. There are some interesting discoveries….
Now we have teamed up with iZ Technology, the makers of RADAR and Windows audio gurus and Create Pro, custom build specialists and Mac gurus, we wanted to see how many Pro Tools users are on Windows PC and how many on Mac OS X?
In this premium video tutorial, Pro Tools Expert team member Julian Rodgers looks the new 304E and 304C plug-ins from Avid. These are cosmetic updates for the old Joe Meek plug-ins. They sound the same, have the same controls and in sessions using one of the old green plug-ins these should be substituted to give the same sounds as before.
It should seem like such an innocuous idea but when we ran the article of upcoming changes coming in Pro Tools 2019 the response to one idea met widespread negativity. It seems the concept of Avid charging for users to buy or rent track count, dubbed by some as the 'Pro Tools Track Tax' has not gone down well. Looking at the comments to both our article and on Facebook, the concept of voice packs gets the thumbs down by many, but why?