Music Producers and Mixers alike spend many hours a day staring at Audio Waveforms in DAW Edit Windows. Experienced audio engineers read audio waveforms like its second nature to them. How about you? Can you identify these 10 instruments from their Audio Waveform views? Take our quiz and test your skills!
Acronyms are everywhere, especially in audio production. How well do you know the acronyms in our industry? Take the quiz and identify what these 5 acronyms stand for....
Continuing our Pro Tools Expert Plug-in Junkie Quiz series - We now challenge you to remember what years the following ten plug-ins were released in. How good is your plug-in general knowledge? Take the quiz!
It's safe to say that many of us spend a lot of our time playing with third plug-ins in Pro Tools but how well do we know plug-ins? Are you a plug-in junkie? Can you recognise a plug-in by a single fader? Take the quiz below to identify six plug-ins from a close-up shot of a plug-in fader. Take the quiz - find out how much of a plug-in junkie you are.
Reverb is, most likely, the most used effect in audio production and there are so many different types and flavours to choose from. Knowing how reverb types differ by sound and characteristics is key to selecting the right reverb type for the job. Take the reverb quiz to see if you can tell the difference between different reverb types such as Spring, Plate & Hall on an electric guitar loop - Identify six different reverb types
It's safe to say that many of us spend a lot of our time playing with third plug-ins in Pro Tools but how well do we know plug-ins? Are you a plug-in junkie? Can you recognise a plug-in by a single dial? Take the quiz to identify six plug-ins from a close-up shot of a plug-in dial. Take the quiz - find out how much of a plug-in junkie you are.
Audio people often covet microphones, I suspect it's because they are so visible that we appreciate how they look. Do you recognise them when viewed from the performer's perspective? Take our quiz and find out.
Shortcuts! Some people have their handful they use every day and don't give them much more thought than that. Others (like me...) collect them like stamps, always on the lookout for a previously unknown gem. Do you know these five?
Some Audio Gear has distinctive knobs (no jokes please... this is serious!). They were our user interface long before we had GUIs, some plug-in brands try to emulate them, some are generic, others iconic. Can you identify these well known pieces of audio hardware from close-ups of just the knobs? Some are easy, others a little trickier. Can you ace it?
How well do you know your microphones? For some fun, we have created this quiz to see if you can recognise each of 5 microphones from carefully frames images. Enjoy...
Here is a bit of fun. The two interfaces above are pretty recent interfaces from Focusrite and Universal Audio. But how well do you remember the old Digidesign interfaces from the 'good-old-days'? Take the quiz and see...
Learning the keyboard shortcuts speeds up your workflow and also gets your hand off the mouse and so helps to stop RSI. How well do you know your Pro Tools shortcuts? Take our quiz and test your knowledge!
This is the first in a series of frequency quizzes where we challenge you to identify five different frequency boosts within a pink noise audio example. How good are your frequency listening skills?