Essential Keyframing Knowledge for Effects in Avid Media Composer

Keyframing effects in Avid Media Composer can be very challenging if you have never worked with them before. Demystify how to roll with effects inside of Media Composer and get started with keyframing.

7 Resources for Learning After Effects

After Effects - The software just about every video editor needs outside of their NLE. No matter your skill level, whether an absolute beginner or mograph expert, there’s always something new to learn in After Effects.

3 Film Directors That Place Importance On Sound

There are many film directors that place an special importance on the sonic experience of their films. However, these three film directors are oft underrepresented and deserve some special attention. 

The Best Pro Tools Productivity Tips – How to Deliver to Your Clients Faster

As projects begin to scale in quantity and sheer size, even the smallest tasks begin to shave time away from the professional sound editor's day. Use these techniques to reclaim some of that time.

11 Essential Pro Tools Keyboard Shortcuts

If you're new to using Pro Tools, these are 11 essential keyboard shortcuts you should learn to use like the back of your hand.

11 Essential Pro Tools Keyboard Shortcuts

Avid’s Pro Tools audio editing software is used by thousands of feature film and television editors, musicians, and sound designers. Have you just begun using this powerful digital audio workstation…

The Reaper Quick Start Guide

More audio editors are giving the Reaper editing app a spin. There’s a good reason, too. The digital audio workstation (DAW) has a lot of value: it blends an inexpensive price tag with powerful…

2 Reaper Hacks to Help Organize Your Projects

It’s not uncommon to hear Reaper being mentioned in the same breath as heavyweight editing apps such as Pro Tools and Nuendo. It’s a bit surprising since Reaper is just a fraction of the price of…

3 Great Advertisements That Ditched Voice-Over for Sound Design

With the quantity of time spent watching video ads increasing in almost everybody's lives, the need for advertisers to stand out remains an ever-present challenge. One way to do this is to stop…

Editor’s Guide to Audio: Compression

The modern-day editor is no longer just an editor. You organize, you edit, you color, you format, and often you edit and mix your own sound as well. This might mean bumping up the levels to make…