With the release of v1.3, the Townsend Labs Mic Modelling System plug-in became available as an AAX DSP plug-in. With v1.4 released today, they have added 10 new mic models including one specifically aimed at the audio production sector, a 416 model. In this article we are going to show how the Townsend Labs Sphere L22 mic modeling system can fit into audio post-production workflows including voiceovers and ADR.
Have you ever wanted to mark up a script or ADR recording session with your edit notes whilst recording with Pro Tools but have had to resort to pen and paper? Well, I have and I am sure I am not alone. The team from Quiet Art have also spotted this limitation and developed a solution centred around an app called Recorditor.
Dan Cooper has produced a number of video reviews and tutorials for The Pro Tools Expert Community. We generally produce video content by means of screen capture - Capturing what we see on our computer display (such as Pro Tools) along with our live voice over commentaries being recorded. In this article, Dan lists the studio gear and plug-ins he uses to record and mix his voice overs for Pro Tools Expert Community videos.
Audified have released their latest plugin - the TNT Voice Executor which they describe as a "unique utilitarian plug-in offering no-nonsense processing of vocal and spoken word tracks to sophisticatedly solve any issues instantaneously".
In our continuing series profiling the companies on our Audio Market page we are going to turn the spotlight on Steve Cripps, Voiceover Artist. On the Audio Market page we offer smaller developers and service providers the opportunity to reach the Pro Tools community at a much lower price.
In part 1 of 10 Ways To Improve A Voiceover Without Spending A Penny we discovered 5 ways to help recording VOs as they are one of the hardest things to record. Here are the second 5 ways without spending a penny….
Voiceovers (VOs) are one of the hardest things to record, because there are lots of gaps between syllables and words and problems with the room acoustics as well as noise, both electronic and acoustic, are going to be very obvious so do the best you can.
When recording voiceover sessions in Pro Tools it can be really frustrating that you cannot edit out the rubbish whilst continuing to record. In Podcast 202, our NAMM 2016 special, we read out a great tip from community member Nando Eweg where he shared his tip for helping to get round this. We liked it so much that I have made a video to show you how to use Nando's tip and added my own take on it too.
On previous occasions when we have discussed audio over IP and how we can use it in real world situations and we identified the need for a box with a mic preamp and headphone amp that supports an audio network protocol like Dante. Well our friends at Aspen Media have just let me know about two units that will fit that requirement perfectly.
In this video James talks about some of the upgrades he has put in place in his video productions to make the voice over audio better. He takes you through the 3 stages of dynamic mic, tie clip and head set microphone and give you audio examples of just how different these 3 techniques sound.
Claudine Ohayon is an Emmy award-winning producer, actress and voice-over artist, who has appeared in countless commercials and network promos. In this video, from our friends at Sonnox, Claudine talks about recording/mixing at home, and discusses her favourite mic and plug-ins. Learn more about the world of voiceover artists and how they work with this video from Sonnox.
Revoice Pro 3 has a host of improvements and major new features, including the simplest and fastest Warp functions for manually adjusting audio timing and pitch, Other new features allow faster processing of stacked lead and harmony parts and faster workflows with your favourite DAWs. This unique time saving program also provides the most natural and transparent-sounding processing available.
Mike Thornton links up with Source Element's Rebekah Wilson and they discuss and demonstrate how Source Connect can lock two Pro Tools systems together over the internet to within 1/4 of a frame.
It only seems like yesterday that I was reviewing Wave Rider in Sound on Sound. Our friends from Quiet Art have been in touch to tell us that Wave Rider is celebrating its 5th birthday, don’t they grow up so quickly these days, and even better, we get the treats. They are offering $50 off the price of Wave Rider so you can grab Wave Rider for just $99.
If you are not sure what Wave Rider is about then check out our Show & Tell Review and see what Mike thinks of it…
Throughout this series of Revoice Pro 2 Quick Tutorials, when using the Audio Performance Transfer process (APT), we often refer to tracks as Guide, Dub, & Aligned. In this video we explain why and what these mean.