SSD = Soul Saving Device

Forget all you thought you knew about time-saving techniques.  Scheduling, to-do lists, goal setting, business plans, better keyboards…WHATEVER!  None of it compares to an SSD. Solid State Drive or Solid State Disc replaces the hard drive on your computer.  For...

.mp3 Demystified

Most of your voice-acting pros will know about this, but it’s never too late to learn something new, or even brush-up on something “old”. We all use .mp3, but do we really know how this marvel of audio compression works,  It’s mostly credited...

The DAW: Triumph of Eye Over Ear?

PBS recently re-aired a special on the White House.  The staff, the history, the Oval Office, and more.  All manner of people who’ve had ANYTHING to do with the residence were interviewed.   You should try to see it.  No other one physical entity speaks of the...

Learning the Tools

Guilty.  ‘So guilty of my failure to take the time to read the manual, go to the FAQ, utilize the help files. I’m arrogant enough to expect every device, all software, and most online platforms to be so intuitive that I really don’t have to...

Giroptic iO 360°

For two years or more, I’ve been beating the drum about the use of pictures; still pictures, moving pictures, pictures on social media, and pictures in your marketing. It’s easy for us in the business of audio to overlook the important of video…but...
Newest Portable Audio Recorder from $ony

Newest Portable Audio Recorder from $ony

They just keep on coming down the pike, and I am intrigued by all of ’em.  How much can they pack into a hand-held digital recorder? Tascam and Zoom seem to dominate this field, but others players like Olympus and Roland have some entries. Now, Sony is back with...