The Reaper Quick Start Guide

New to using Reaper? This highly customizable DAW will be your new best friend after you understand these basics.

3 Great Advertisements That Ditched Voice-Over for Sound Design

With the number of audiovisual ads being presented to people on a daily basis increasing, making your message stand out is becoming harder. These brands decided to ditch voice-over for sound design to get their message out.

Editor’s Guide to Audio: Compression

As a modern video editor, there's a good chance you are in charge of doing some audio work as well. Learn to use audio compression tools to help make your video sound like it was professionally mixed.

5 Ways to Use Sound as a Core Game Mechanic

Video games are evolving, and the way they use sound is slowly evolving too. Learn 5 ways to implement sound into your next game as a core game mechanic.

Sound Engineer Jargon That Video Pros Should Know

Sound engineers are very much a breed of their own. If you’ve ever worked with them, you may very well know that some of the terms they throw around might be a bit confusing to the layman. Let’s break down the core terms that anyone working with a sound junkie should get to know.

Sound Engineer Jargon That Video Pros Should Know

Sound engineers are very much a breed of their own. If you’ve ever worked with one, you may very well know that some of the terms they throw around might be a bit confusing to the layman. Let’s break…

7 Tips for Video Editors Doing Their Own Sound

Working with audio can be a complex process. Format, gain, level, sample rate, bitrate, reverb, and a plethora of other options can quickly lead to confusion in post. Video editors often find…

Understanding Final Cut Pro X’s Magnetic Timeline

Before reading this article, I’d like to point out that I’m a fan of most professional NLE software (Avid, Premiere, DaVinci, FCPX). Most professionals acknowledge that there is no one definitive…

How To Make A Great Video Editing Reel

Director Alejandro González Iñárritu once said, “Movies become art after editing.” Video editing is vital to any production. Through the process, the raw footage of a shoot is assembled into a…

8 Simple Tips For Faster Video Editing

Mahatma Gandhi said, “There is more to life than increasing its speed.” There’s no question that Gandhi was a wise individual. But, and I hate to admit it, he may not have made the best video……