Sounds In Sync, the makers of Ediload have just released an update for their conforming and re-conforming software EdiLoad. The update brings a new 'Match' feature to further enhance the conforming workflow in Ediload 3.
It has been a long time coming and it is not over yet but we now know the name of Steinberg's new scoring package. Dorico will be a new take on the 600 year old problem of printed music.
Each week on the Pro Tools Expert podcast each contributor gives their find of the week, we thought it might be good to put in writing why we've nominated our item and why.
On Pro Tools Expert Podcast 217 my find of the week is Non Lethal Applications Video Slave 2, which I have to admit I missed completely when Alan Sallabank first wrote about it on the blog, then I missed the deal we ran on it and only by chance did I then come across it when Marcus showed it working in Studio One 3.
Recently, I have been suffering some screen re-draw issues on my Mid 2010 Mac Pro which had an ATI Radeon HD5770 1024MB graphics card in it. So I had a chat with Rich at Create Pro to see if upgrading my graphics card might help and he recommended an AMD R9 280X 3GB card.
Here is a plug-in for those of us in the Pro Tools Expert community that also work in live sound. Whether you’re an FOH engineer mixing for thousands or a singer performing with your own compact PA system, with X-FDBK plug-in Waves have designed this plug-in to enable you to get a loud, clear and feedback-free mix in seconds.
In amongst the cloud collaboration features added in Pro Tools 12.5 there have been a number of improvements made to the Avid Video Engine that will help post users have a smoother ride.
Community member Richard Sanchez has put together this 'proof of concept' demonstration showing the Pro Tools Control App on an iPad working using EuControl via an Ethernet Connection with the Wi-Fi disabled.
There's been a lot of anecdotal evidence on various discussion forums about the Avid Video Engine's (AVE) performance on Mac OS-X versus Windows, particularly with BlackMagic hardware.
For a long time Soundminer was the only game in town for sound effect management software in audio post production studios, big and small. But there is a new kind on the block in the form of Basehead, but is it a worthy contender? Jonah Guelzo has worked in the LA audio post world as well as an independent freelancer and he wanted to check out Basehead and see whether it as up to the mark.
Russ takes a look at Red Giant PluralEyes 3 5, a piece of software that claims to be able to get multiple video and audio sources in sync in seconds. Does it live up to the claims? Find out.
In Podcast 196 we covered a response from Bertrand Grichting regarding our recent video on creating a clean OSX System Install. He suggests you might take things further into the direction of a real Disaster resource plan.
In this free tutorial video community member Paul Maunder discusses and demonstrates the implications and considerations of using different session bit depths in Pro Tools.
Source Elements have had Source-Live for a while now with which you could stream audio from Pro Tools and other DAWs over the internet so that that clients could review and approve mixes, but until now it has been audio only. Today Source Elements have released Source-Live Pro 3.0 and how you can stream HD video and audio in sync across the internet to anywhere in the world, which enables clients to be able to sign off on projects from anywhere.
Hot on the heels from being awarded an Emmy® for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development for EdiCue, Sounds in Sync have released EdiPrompt v2. New Features in EdiPrompt v2 include Cue Lists can now be saved as an EdiPrompt Cue List file, visual and audio triggers for cues can be bypassed from Cue List window, visual refresh code rewritten to include new masks.
This month we feature a new library from The Sound Keeper, a battle field library 5 years in the making from Airborne Sounds, new libraries for Sonniss, a sound effects search and blog site, free resources for schools, and a free sound file management software package from Sonicwire.
This month we have three great prizes on offer. Firstly we have a special one week only competition. We are offering 5 copies of the Waves SSL 4000 Collection plug-in bundle, but hurry this is only available until Monday 14th September. Next we are are offering 2 chances to win an Audient ASP800 and iD14 package. Finally this month there is a chance to win one of five copies of the very useful utility, Stereomonizer from Soundizers. The Audient and Soundizers competitions will run until September 30th 2015.