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Audio Mixing for DV and HDV: PSC DV Promix 3Audio Mixing for DV and HDV: PSC DV Promix 3

Brandt Sleeper shows how PSCs DV ProMix 3 will help your DV and HDV recordings sound better than ever -- bars and tone, calibration, for one or several cameras. Could this be the field mixer youve been waiting for?

Review
Brandt Sleeper
Audio Professionals
Why Use a Mixer?Why Use a Mixer?

Want to know why you should be using a mixer and an external mic instead of your cameras onboard mic? After years shooting for clients including National Geographic, NFL Film and Oprah, as well as production for his own company, hell give you the background you need to make your work sound its best.

Feature
Brandt Sleeper
Audio Professionals
Field Mixing with the PSC AlphaMixField Mixing with the PSC AlphaMix

In this review from producer and professor Brandt Sleeper, he takes you on trip through this field mixers exceptional feature set, including support for multiple cameras and NP-1 power. He also puts it through its paces on a segment for Good Morning America.

Review
Brandt Sleeper
Audio Professionals
Building a Recording StudioBuilding a Recording Studio

Here are some tips from a guy who has worked with Ringo Starr, Sting and many others. Sure, there's the easy way. Then there's Doug's way...obsessive, but still on a budget.

Tutorial
Doug Hansel
Audio Professionals
Avoiding Whirrs, Rattles and HumsAvoiding Whirrs, Rattles and Hums

In this Creative COW Magazine article Michael Hanish gives some great free tips, tricks and techniques on how to do professional audio and avoid all the headaches that can go along with it. Michael covers video shoots, music, performances and more real world environments where you can apply this helpful training.

Tutorial, Feature
Michael Hanish
Audio Professionals
Cinescore 1 Review

Cinescore 1 Review

Sony releases a soundtrack creation tool and it's a winner - Cinescore just began shipping in the last few months and the program is a new kind of audio tool for Sony. It is not a loops program like Sony Acid, but is clearly targeted to compete against tools like Smartsound's Sonicfire Pro.

Review
Aharon Rabinowitz
Audio Professionals
Audio Techniques for Video Editors

Audio Techniques for Video Editors

Are you a video editor hoping to add more richness to your audio? In the world of video editing, its not uncommon for video editors to rely on others to perform audio post production on their projects. But in this article, well focus on ways that you can get better audio without having others do it for you.

Tutorial, Feature
Marco Solorio
Audio Professionals
Steinberg Nuendo 2: A Report by Steve Crimmel

Steinberg Nuendo 2: A Report by Steve Crimmel

Steve Crimmel looks at Nuendo 2 from Steinberg. Steve comes from a pro audio engineer background and his personal experience includes working as a staff engineer for a number of years at Hollywood's famed Ocean Way Studios, where Steve engineered many of the top-selling records of all time -- including hits like those from Lionel Richie, Talking Heads, Neil Diamond and many others. From this rich bed of experience, Steve reports that ''...Nuendo goes deep in its capabilities and has spoiled me in many ways.'' In this article, Steve examines some of these reasons and shows why he's been so favorably impressed by Nuendo 2, so much so in fact that he gives it a 4 Cows rating.

Review
Steve Crimmel
Audio Professionals
Real Basic Audio Stuff: A Tutorial from Peter Perry

Real Basic Audio Stuff: A Tutorial from Peter Perry

This article by Peter Perry is intended for those new to the audio side of video production. As many discover when they go to post with their first project, achieving good sounding audio requires attention to details often overlooked by inexperienced shooters, and that many audio problems are difficult or impossible to fix in post. The focus of this article is to help anticipate and avoid many of those problems.

Tutorial
Peter Perry
Audio Professionals
Glenn DeLaune reviews:  iZotope Ozone 3

Glenn DeLaune reviews: iZotope Ozone 3

Glenn DeLaune puts iZotope Ozone 3 through through its paces on a CD project for an R&B band down in New Orleans, Louisiana. Glenn concludes his review with, " iZotope Ozone 3 is really six very high quality sound effects processors in one complete package. For $199.00 you are getting all you will ever need to master your recordings and be confident that the next time you hand out your CD, your music will have that 'radio ready' sound."

Review
Glenn DeLaune
Audio Professionals
SonicFire Pro: Great Audio Made Easy

SonicFire Pro: Great Audio Made Easy

In this article, Ron Lindeboom shows why SmartSound's Sonicfire Pro is a video content creator's dream tool. If you have a studio filled with MIDI equipment, you write your own stuff, or you love to build loops layer upon layer upon layer for hours ... then SFP is probably not for you. But if you need great audio and you need it now -- and most importantly, you need it to fit your exact edit requirements -- then Sonicfire Pro is well worth exploring. Ron concludes that this is one tool that he refuses to be without.

Review, Tutorial
Ron Lindeboom
Audio Professionals
John Hartney reviews: Producing Great Sound for Digital Video, Second edition

John Hartney reviews: Producing Great Sound for Digital Video, Second edition

John Hartney examines Producing Great Sound for Digital Video, Second edition by Jay Rose and published by CMP Books. John concludes with, ''Folks, this book is a treasure chest. Jay has written a delicious compilation of tips and tutorials that I can honestly recommend to anyone looking to produce great sound for digital video.''

Review
John Hartney
Audio Professionals
Jim Harvey reviews  PC  Audio Editing: Broadcast, Desktop & CD  Audio Production

Jim Harvey reviews PC Audio Editing: Broadcast, Desktop & CD Audio Production

Jim Harvey takes a look at PC Audio Editing: Broadcast, Desktop & CD Audio Production by Roger Derry. ~ This book is published by Focal Press. Read why Jim gives this book 4 1/2 COWs and says,''It really belongs on your shelf if you are starting out with audio editing, and if you are already fairly comfortable with audio it is an excellent reference work.''

Review
Jim Harvey
Audio Professionals
Jim Harvey reviews An Introduction to Digital Audio

Jim Harvey reviews An Introduction to Digital Audio

Jim Harvey takes a look at An Introduction to Digital Audio by John Watkinson. ~ This book is published by Focal Press. Read why Jim says this book is a comprehensive book in every respect, but not for the faint of heart or those wishing to have guidance of a more practical nature in producing their audio.

Review
Jim Harvey
Audio Professionals
Audio Post Production for Digital Video by Jay Rose

Audio Post Production for Digital Video by Jay Rose

CreativeCOW leader Timothy Allen takes an in depth look at Jay Rose's Audio Postproduction for Digital Video and determines that every serious non-linear editor should have this book. Read why Timothy, who is a multiple Emmy award winner as well as an accomplished musician, gives this new book in the CMP Books DV Experts Series such high marks.

Review
Timothy Allen
Audio Professionals
Creative Cow meets a Flying Cow

Creative Cow meets a Flying Cow

CreativeCOW leader, Marco Solorio reviews the Flying Cow. Whether you need digital audio conversion for your NLE video system, or your DAW (Digital Audio Workstation), the Flying Cow will please even the most bovine shoppers.

Review
Marco Solorio
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