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What I’m Using Now: Tascam FW-1884 and FW-1082 Interface and Control Surfaces

Albert Fox Composer/Sound Designer, Mutato Muzika, Los Angeles Favorite gear: Tascam's FW-1884 and FW-1082 Interface and Control Surfaces List: FW-1884 is $1,599 plus FE-8 Expanders ( $1,249ea); FW-1082 is more »

Mind your Mics and Get Great Sound in the Field

Step 1 Carry the right mic kit Your mic kit should consist of at least one good omni-directional lavalier mic. My favorites are the Audio-Technica AT892, Sony ECM-55, or Countryman B3. All are very small, easy more »

The Biz: Lost-and Found-in Translation

Every year hundreds if not thousands of new terms enter the English vocabulary. It's such a practical language for communicating complex ideas, in fact, that English has come to form the basis of a universal more »

Big Sound, Small Spaces

Is quality vs. quantity a zero-sum game? Perhaps, but the trend toward smaller studio spaces is an increasing reality in today's production universe. Is quality vs. quantity a zero-sum game? Perhaps, but the more »

HOT HOUSE: audioEngine Keeps Stereo Sites in Perfect Balance

WHAT'S THEIR GIG? Unless you're a wizard, it's hard to be in two places at once. That is, unless you have a business with studios located on both sides of the country. Bob Giammarco, partner of the New more »

Automatic Duck Plug-in

Automatic Duck has extended new sound design features to its timeline integration plug-in for Apple Final Cut Pro users. more »

DeWolfe's Beats & Rhymes

"Beats & Rhymes" is the latest offering from DeWolfe Music USA, featuring hip-hop tracks specially designed for production use more »

Hitachi StarBoard BT-1 System

Hitachi Software's latest StarBoard BT-1 System for classroom and corporate presentations combines a wireless BT-1 Bluetooth Freedom Tablet with StarBoard Software suite of presentation and collaboration software. more »

Connect HD

Not only do the latest versions of CineForm's popular HDV capture tools, Aspect HD and Connect HD, now support Redrock Micro's M2 35mm lens adapter, Aspect HD 3.2 adds Redrock Micro's M2 support more »

Softimage|XSI optimized

The latest version of Softimage|XSI 3D digital character and visual effects software, announced during SIGGRAPH last month, has been rebuilt to take full advantage of both multi-processor and multi-core 32- and new 64-bit platforms. more »