If you are short of time then here’s a round-up of some of our articles to check out today. It’s not everything on the Expert sites today so if you have more time then have a look at all the other articles, tips, and tricks.
In this free extract from his recent tutorial series Fab DuPont shows how he uses a repurposed tube preamp from an old spring reverb to add dirt and colour to a track by inserting it across the Mix bus. This free video extract is from a tutorial in which Fab describes his system for recalling a hybrid mix for Ulrich Forman's song, "1234" full of analog hardware to reset, reverbs to re-time and processes to recreate.
In this article we explore this topic to help you decide whether or not you need an air conditioning system installed in your home studio. We share a number of points based on our own experiences as well as several key areas you need to consider before you take the plunge into the world of home studio air conditioning.
How do you handle the difficult clients, who force overruns, and then don’t pay for the extra time and so try to play the blame game? It is time to stand up against these people and use contracts and join unions to protect us against the clients that regularly take advantage or people’s passion for doing a good job.
In the Production Expert podcast Russ, James and Dan talk about the significance of the popularity of wireless speakers in the home, should we mix for them?.
The dictionary definition of intelligibility is “the quality or condition of being intelligible - capable of being understood; comprehensible; clear enough to be understood.” It seems that there is a growing issue with people not being able to hear the dialog in content aimed at domestic consumption, whether that is TV programmes or OTT shows, the number of complaints has increased as a result of shows like Jamaica Inn, or Happy Valley and SSGB here in the UK. In this article we are going to take a look at the factors that control our ability to discern what is being said - speech intelligibility.
The team at Universal Audio are very pleased to announce version 9.10 of their UAD software featuring the new 175B and 176 Tube Limiter Collection. As ever, UA have worked hard to bring us faithful recreations of vintage studio gear to add some of that old school vibe into our tracking and mixing workflows.
Over the month of August 2019 we’ve partnered with our friends at Antares to offer The Production Expert Community three chances of winning a copy of Antares new Auto-Tune EFX+ plug-in worth $199.
Are you looking for a desktop monitoring solution in a small studio? Over the month of August, Production Expert, in collaboration with EVE Audio, is running a contest for a free pair of SC203 desktop monitors. Worth $699 USD.