Quarter inch jack cables have a tendency to break or at least show signs of weakness against angry drunken guitar players who yank their connectors right out. It is nothing personal, and bass players do it too. In this free tutorial video from pureMix, Mike shows you how to identify a bad solder, how to fix it and demonstrates how to make your own cables.
If you use Pro Tools 12 then you may not be aware that when the Avid Video Engine is turned on in your Playback Settings, that it immediately allocates nearly 3GB of memory before you open a Session. We show you how to deal with this.
In this free tutorial video from pureMix Mark Abrams discusses 4 ways to quickly disable and enable your groups in Pro Tools. Some great time saving advice!
The Pro Tools Compare function is one of the most often overlooked features that allows you to easily A/B between two plugin settings.
In this video Pro Tools Expert Technical Editor James Ivey returns with a new 15 Minute Mix Challenge video, this time featuring plug-ins in the Slate Digital Everything Bundle.
Are you having any issues with the Avid Video Engine in Pro Tools? Some users also think that the PC version of AVE is more reliable than the Mac version, so we've split our survey into Mac and PC users and Pro Tools 11 and 12. Take our poll.
In to the 1930s, at the dawn of the television age, engineers faced new technological challenges to bring coherent images and sound to this new medium being broadcast over the airwaves.
In Part 2 of this series on timecode we will begin to look at the origins of standardised frame rates in film.
Russ gives an overview of the FREE DMG Audio Trackcontrol plugin for use in all popular DAWs.
Non Lethal Applications have released the latest update to Video Slave - version 3.1. They have been busy taking feedback from users and this latest version includes the following updates
Have you ever wondered how in the days of tape, long before DAW’s, audio engineers could do seemingly simple things like reliably locate specific points in a song? Or even automate an entire mix? How about spotting a sound effect in post-production and working on a film set to get accurate synchronisation of location audio?
Our friends at The Cargo Cult have just released a major update to their audio post production tool Conformalizer.
Alan takes a look at the new Video Slave 3 from Non Lethal Applications. See how it works and what he thinks of it.