Tag Archives: audio

Building a Studio

Building a Studio

So you want to build a studio? First and foremost, congratulations! You are about to create one of my favorite spaces.  A studio is a nice, quiet, calm space to help you reach new creative levels you might have never even dreamed of. Get ready for some exciting doors to open! You might be wondering where to start, and that’s …

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Using Transitions Effectively

Transitions

Transitions are a great way to move around blocks of content, but without careful attention, they can quickly become distracting. Many novice users will overuse transitions, which can make the training look sloppy, unprofessional, and most notably, a distraction to the learner. There are many transitions to choose from, so it is important to figure out which one works best …

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Can You Hear Me Now? Tips For Recording Your Best Audio

Recording Audio

Many think that recording audio is a simple task. You sit down, turn on the software and start talking, right? HA! If only it were just that simple. On the contrary, this process isn’t as easy as you may think. There are little things people don’t think about that can absolutely ruin an audio recording. I was recently asked to …

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Audio Enhancement Products: Do They Work?

Products

A few months ago, Kegan and I had done some tests on different foods that can affect your audio and what we found was quite interesting. However, did you know there are actual products out there that are said to enhance your vocals with a simple spray or throat drop? There are only a few that are actually said to …

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Can What You Eat or Drink Affect Your Audio?

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Recording audio is one of my favorite things to do. I can go into the studio, focus and just do my thing. During my undergrad years, I studied Electronic Media and Film and classes included announcing techniques, which of course was my absolute favorite part of the program. We learned many things: how to use inflection, be conversational and so …

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Recording a Podcast

Podcast

So, you are thinking about starting a Podcast. First things first: what is your Podcast going to be about? You need to have an idea of what your “theme” will be before you get started, otherwise you’ll just be silently sitting in front of your equipment, and that won’t get any listeners. Podcasts are a great way to reach many …

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