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10 Portrait Tips to Take Your Photography to the Next Level

You have all the makings of a beautiful photograph: the perfect client, an overcast day for soft natural lighting and a gorgeous landscape as the …

Brilliant Macro Photos of the Natural World

While Miki Asai’s incredible work is not lacking exposure over the internet, appearing in sites like Pinterest, 500px and Bored Panda, little is …

Photography

How to Travel With Your Camera

Getting away was supposed to be a way to relax and recuperate, time away from the stresses of modern day living. The problem is, that whilst the end …

Google Earth

Levitation Photography: Techniques for Defying Gravity

Levitation is one of the most intriguing subjects in trick photography; it has inspired millions of people since its invention in the mid-19th …

Tutorials

How Pentax made the DSLR of the future in a mirrorless camera world

Pentax was one of the first film camera brands to break into the digital space. In fact, the Japanese company was one of the very first to announce a …

Recording Acoustic Guitar - Top Ten Tips

Recording acoustic guitar requires a totally different method than recording the electric guitar.<p>Since it’s an acoustic instrument – as opposed to a …

Guitar

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• Microphones<br>• Headphones<br>• Accessories<br>• Community<br>• Shop<p>Microphones<p>USB iOS<br>• Pro …

You Don't Need To Spend 860 Bucks On A Starter Studio

I just saw a video over on CNET that described setting up a home music recording studio for under $1,000. And that was supposed to make you think it …

Music Production

In The Studio: Vocal Processing And Mixing Tips For A Well-Rounded Final Product

Study Hall<p>Sponsored by<br>Audio Technica<p>Some techniques to try during your next session<p>By Jon Tidey • June 6, 2013<p>Here are some simple steps that can …

Music Production

Compression: What Needs It And What Doesn't?

I’ve talked about compression quite a lot because it is an excellent and very useful tool in your audio recording arsenal. For a review of what …

Music Production

What Is A USB Microphone?

USB microphones have seen significant improvement in quality and price in recent years. High-quality audio recording is much more convenient and …

How to Remove Muddiness and Enhance Shimmer and Sheen

There are two particular EQ problems many of you struggle with.<p>Muddiness and Shimmer.<p>You might know them as boom and sheen, or thickness and air.<p>They …

How To Use Saturation

Saturation plugins model analogue tape saturation, which sounds a bit like very gentle and soft overdrive. It is often used on lead vocals, and is a …

Music Production

Controlling A Monitoring Setup

Your monitoring setup is super important if you are recording music. I would say that it is much less important for voice-over or video narration for …

Mixing Tips For Creating More Headroom In Your Recordings

Headroom in your recordings is the amount of “space” (a useful visual metaphor for an audio thing) between the peak of an audio waveform (or as I …

Should you mix your own music? – Music And Technology

Don’t underestimate the importance of great mixing!<p>There is no denying that many artists are choosing to purchase recording gear and record …

Music Production

6 Different Frequencies and How to Spot Them

I can never get enough information on EQ. I love to know how everybody EQed a certain vocal or drum sound to get that tight punch or shimmering highs …

Music Production

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Audio Recording

Making It Sing: Developing A Plugin Chain To Optimize Vocals

Live Sound<p>Sponsored by<br>Radial Engineering<p>First in a series of articles focused on live sound plugin applications to improve results and workflows, …

Tips For Recording Virtual Electric Guitar

Virtual instruments are a favorite topic of mine. Sampling and modeling technology makes it possible to play and record instruments that sound real – …

Use Ducking For Electronic Dance Music Effect

I originally wrote this article in September of last year – before I saw the movie, “Now You See Me.” I’m updating it because we just watched that …

Unbalanced Invites Trouble—Avoiding Hum, Buzz & Other Noise Problems

Study Hall<p>Sponsored by<br>Audio Technica<p>Finding and eliminating noise coupling where it actually happens<p>By Bill Whitlock • August 9, 2013<p>While hum and …

Tips for Recording Your Own Spooky Audio To Scare The Kids On Halloween

Home Brew Audio - Your Home Recording HQIt’s that time of year again. So I’m bringing this post to the top of the deck for the 2015 lead-up to …

Halloween

In The Studio: Four Ways You Can Benefit From A Mix-Off

Study Hall<p>Sponsored by<br>Audio Technica<p>As well as some tips to approaching it effectively<p>By Matthew Weiss • October 14, 2013<p>OK, so what the heck is a …

Church Sound: Guidelines For Using Lavalier & Headset Microphones

Study Hall<p>Sponsored by<br>Audio Technica<p>Some simple but effective ways to avoid disasters<p>By Gary Zandstra • October 14, 2013<p>When I first started my work …

Neil Young's Pono High Resolution Audio Project

In 2012, Neil Young started making waves (ha! – OK, that was an accidental pun) about how the public is consuming audio in a very low-resolution way. …

What Microphone Did Neal Caffrey Use In White Collar?

On the Oct 17th season premiere of the USA show, <i>White Collar</i>, Neal Caffrey records his voice into a microphone to impersonate the voice of his father …