In this Pro Tools Expert review, Dan Cooper takes a look at a new one knob dereverberation plug-in called ERA-R by Accusonus.
In this video for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey talks to recording engineer, producer and re-mixer Marc "JB". Recorded in JB's new home studio, they chat about the studio design and build process and some of the gear, and toys that JB has on hand to make real sounding Dance / EDM tracks.
At Pro Tools Expert we are often asked, what is the best microphone to buy for voiceover recording? To try and help the community, we undertook a series of tests in four groups under carefully controlled conditions using the same mic preamp, the same voiceover artists, a standard distance from the mic and all files carefully loudness matched. If you are looking for the best VO mic then do check out the clips in this story and make your own mind up.
In this free tutorial, you will learn how to glue a mix together using a classic Waves dynamics plug-in - The Linear Phase Multiband compressor.
Artist, composer and producer Beto Hales has a recently built private studio Located in the San Fernando Valley in California. In this article, we take a look at some of the equipment that Beto selected and he shares his thoughts on what and why he chose them.
In this video, iZotope’s Education Director, Jonathan Wyner, gives an introduction to mid/side (MS) processing for mastering, a technique that can make vocals pop, control high-frequency sounds, and help you achieve a wider mix.
In this free video tutorial, Pro Tools Expert Team member Julian Rodgers looks at the bx_rooMS from Plugin Alliance. This algorithmic reverb offers infinitely tweakable rooms and plates, its TrueSpace engine means that rather than being restricted to a few distinct algorithms you can adjust to your heart's content with boxes adjusting out into halls without restriction.
Russ, Dan and Peter chat through issues from the week's news as well as the usual tips, tricks and questions answered.
For the final instalment of our A to Z of Waves series, we have chosen Z-Noise for the letter Z. Z-Noise is a real-time broadband noise reduction plug-in by Waves that enables users to remove artefacts from noisy audio.
In the second of these excellent videos from Yamaha Commercial Audio, Patrick Killiarney looks at IP addresses which have special status. This is much easier going than the previous video and comes in just under five minutes. So now you know why your subnet mask on your home network is always 255.255.255.0, So why do your home network IP addresses always start 192.168.0? Watch the video and you'll find out.
In this edition of Sunday Sound Effects Round Up we look at new sound effects libraries from Soundmind, Sonic Salute, HISSandaROAR, and Arrowhead Audio SFX. Airborne Sounds announce some price drops, and we some very interesting articles from the blogs of A Sound Effect and Pro Sound Effects.
It's time now to feature February 2017's winner of the monthly Sonnox Community Award, whereby we award the individual, who in the judge's opinion, made an outstanding ongoing contribution to the Pro Tools Expert community. The winner then gets to choose a plugin of their choice from the Sonnox Elite native bundle.
There's a challenge that all creatives face at one time or another, make sure you are ready for it and have the right people around you when it comes.
This week's Free Pro Tools Plug-in is a charming looking filter plug-in by OhmForce called Frohmage that delivers warmth and dirt to audio.