Everyone likes their voiceover read to sound, in their opinion perfect, and there’s nothing wrong with adding a bit of light processing, either via hardware, or software when recording a script but remember someone has to produce that script. If you’re self producing the script then of course you can […]
These days a lot of radio, both traditional FM/DAB and internet radio, is consumed via mobile apps while wearing headphones. This gives you, as an audio producer, the ability to make your audio really pop by increasing the stereo width and adding stereo effects. In today’s video we look at […]
In this short audio journey video we look at making voices sound more like Christmas
Today in the Audio Journey we look at removing “imperfections” in audio as far as podcasting goes. Editing podcasts is different to editing audio to make for example a radio promo or radio imaging. For a podcast you want to remain as much as natural in terms of sound and […]
First an apology for an extended absence from producing these videos. Today we look at using music in your audio production and specifically if you don’t want or need to use the entire track.
This time we discuss the importance of quality audio and the unrealistic expectations of solving lesser quality audio issues. Some issues can be fixed, some simply can’t. As audio producers we know our stuff but we can’t work miracles!
In today’s part of the Audio Journey I’ve got a top tip for recording a podcast to make your editing easier. If you’re hosting a podcast with more than one person then you want to have different recordings for each person so you can apply EQ and compression appropriately do […]
In this part of the Audio Journey I look at one of the most important elements of recording a successful voiceover, podcast or youtube video and that’s getting the correct input levels. Your microphone will likely be connected to your computer either via a USB interface/mixing desk or directly from […]
At the weekend I watched a Youtube video but I only made it to about 30 seconds into the video before I was forced to turn it off. Was the content bad? No. Was the sound quality unacceptable? Yes. The video in question was an ASMR video. For those that […]
Today’s Audio Journey is specific to radio presenters and looks at the art of voice tracking. Modern techonology allows for more radio than you think to be “as live” as opposed to actually live. Some presenters are that good at voice tracking that it’s blatantly obvious it’s voice tracked but […]