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    2m 41s
    Reason Rack Extensions 102
    Synthetic Rig V4 Explored
    The new Synthetic Rig V4 Bundle for Reason is an expanded collection of synth tutorials designed for the electronic music producer. This in-depth course, included free in the Props RE bundle, explains them all and shows them in action.
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    5m 7s
    Pro Tools 202
    More Plugins Explored
    The Avid Complete Plugin Bundle gives you access to a vast collection of legendary compressors, EQs, guitar stompboxes, and other powerful effects. See and hear these plugins in action and learn how to get the best out of them in this course, by Pro Tools expert Joe Albano.
  • 6. 6. Pedalboard
    5m 32s
    Logic Pro X 206
    The Delay/Reverb Plugins
    Logic’s Delay and Reverb plugins are some of the most essential plugins in the Logic Pro library. Joe Albano is here with this course to explain and explore all of them. Watch this course and get learning...
  • 5. 5. Distortion FX in Pedalboard
    6m 20s
    Logic Pro X 205
    The Distortion Plugins
    Logic Pro X has a bunch of distortion plugins and it’s hard to know, at first glance, just what flavor of distortion they actually produce. No worries, Joe Albano is here to explain them all in this in-depth course!
  • 4. 4. 3D Sound Boxing
    2m 59s
    Ableton Live 10 104
    Mixing Tracks
    Ableton Live is often seen as a creative and performance-oriented DAW, but it excels at mixing too. Watch this course and learn the skills you need to create professional sounding mixes in Live, with Ableton certified trainer Noah Pred.
  • 7. 7. Classic VCA
    3m 37s
    Logic Pro X 203
    Logic's Compressors
    Apple’s Logic Pro X comes with a complete set of killer compressors. In this 11-tutorial course, Joe Albano explains every inch of Logic’s bundled compressors!
  • 10. 10. Adding Audio to Tracks
    5m 5s
    Studio One 4 101
    Quick Start Guide
    Studio One 4 is PreSonus’ latest and greatest music production software. Get a thorough introduction to this powerful DAW in this quick start guide by trainer and producer Joshua Carney!
  • 10. 10. Working With Loops
    4m 4s
    Roli Blocks 101
    Making Music with Blocks
    ROLI’s Blocks are expressive modular instruments that can be combined to suit your musical needs. Join Matt Vanacoro in this hands-on course, and discover how to get the most out of these beautiful music-making devices.
  • 19. 19. Talkbox Theory
    1m 37s
    VocalSynth 2 101
    VocalSynth Explained and Explored
    iZotope’s VocalSynth 2 is here and so is our star trainer Rishabh Rajan to explain you how this cool new plugin works! Check out VocalSynth 2 here and see what it can do for you!
  • 8. 8. 4K BLACK
    1m 54s
    Antelope Audio 101
    The Vintage EQs
    Antelope’s vintage EQs are authentic emulations of the most sought-after hardware EQ units in the world. See them all in action in this course by mix engineer and audio production expert Alex Solano.
  • 10. 10. Refining and Masking
    5m 59s
    Affinity Photo 101
    The Beginner's Guide
    Affinity Photo offers advanced photo editing tools at a very affordable price. Learn how to use this professional software with trainer and photographer Iain Anderson!
  • 9. 9. Working With Light
    3m 20s
    Lightroom CC 201
    Advanced
    Hollin Jones is back with an Advanced course on Adobe’s Lightroom CC. Join him as he shares tips and tricks to dramatically improve your workflow.
  • 18. 18. LUTs for Camera Correction
    5m 11s
    Final Cut Pro X 204
    Advanced Color Correction
    In this course, certified trainer Iain Anderson takes an in-depth look at the advanced color correction tools available in Apple’s Final Cut Pro X. Watch and learn pro color grading skills!
  • 17. 17. Transitions in 360
    4m 37s
    Final Cut Pro X 301
    360 Tools and Techniques
    Apple's Final Cut Pro X offers a complete set of tools for importing, editing and exporting 360-degree videos. Put on your virtual VR headset and join Apple Certified Trainer Iain Anderson in this course to learn and create stunning VR content with FCP X!
  • 53. 53. Jackbox 909 Overview
    2m 41s
    Reason Rack Extensions 102
    Synthetic Rig V3 - Explored
    The new Synthetic Rig V3 Bundle for Reason is an expanded collection of synth tutorials designed for the electronic music producer. This in-depth course, included free in the Props RE bundle, explains them all and shows them in action.
  • 4. 4. Sharps and Flats
    2m 11s
    Keyboard Techniques 101
    Keyboard Techniques for Producers
    If you’re a music producer with little or no keyboard experience, this course is made for you! Join piano teacher Matt Vanacoro, and learn essential keyboard techniques that will take your chord progressions, basslines and melodies to the next level!
  • 16. 16. Exporting for DaVinci Resolve
    4m 34s
    Premiere Pro CC 106
    Exporting
    Ready to export your video project out of Adobe’s Premiere Pro? Learn everything you need to know about it with professional editor Kevin P McAuliffe.
  • 2. 2. DAW | Digital Audio Workstation
    1m 32s
    AudioPedia 104
    Recording Media, DAW and Computer
    The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This fourth installment is about Recording Media, DAW and Computer terminology.
  • 8. 8. Understanding the Anchor Point
    5m 27s
    Premiere Pro CC 103
    Working with Effects
    Effects are a big part of any video production. Join Adobe Premiere expert and editor Kevin McAuliffe to learn all the tools and to start adding transitions, effects and even color correction to your video projects now!
  • 6. 6. Different Types of Kick Layer
    3m 48s
    Dance Music Sound Design 304
    Drums Advanced
    Now that you know the basics of designing drum sounds, it’s time to get deeper. In this advanced dance music sound design course, EDM expert Adam Pollard delivers a wealth of innovative tools, tips and inspiration to help you design killer beats.
  • 8. 8. Standard Stereo Imaging Techniques
    4m 52s
    Dance Music Sound Design 303
    Vocals Advanced
    Adam Pollard is back with an Advanced look at dance music vocal sound design. Join him, and unlock your creativity with these breathtaking, vocal technique tutorials!
  • 13. 13. Recording and Processing Guitar with Rosario
    2m 35s
    Gadget 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Gadget, Korg’s innovative all-in-one music production software is now available on the Mac. Watch this Absolute Beginner's Guide course, and learn how to capture your musical ideas with Gadget!
  • 1. 1. Introduction
    1m 37s
    Numbers 201
    Numbers Advanced
    Matt Vanacoro is back with an advanced look at Apple’s iWork spreadsheet app, Numbers! Watch this course and learn how to become a Numbers wizard!
  • 9. 9. Black & White Adjustments
    3m 37s
    Lightroom Classic CC 101
    Getting Started With Lightroom Classic CC
    Adobe Lightroom Classic CC is is optimized for desktop-focused workflows. Watch this course, and learn how to organize, edit and retouch your photos to perfection with Lightroom!
  • 4. 4. Connections
    1m 2s
    Buchla 102
    The Easel Explored
    The "NEW", reimagined Buchla Easel is one of the most original and best sounding analog all-in-one synths ever made. See what this amazing instrument can do in this Easel Video Manual created by renowned Buchla expert Todd Barton.
  • 10. 10. Working With Text Boxes
    3m 53s
    Pages 101
    Learn Pages
    Apple's Pages is much more than a word processor. It is also a full-featured page layout application that makes it easy to create visually stunning documents of all kinds. In this course, Matt Vanacoro shows you how to do it all.
  • 4. 4. Keyboard Buttons
    1m 16s
    volca 106
    volca fm Explored
    FM synthesis was a major turning point when it was popularized in the 1980s, and now it’s back in a small but powerful form: volca fm. Electronic artist G.W. Childs is here to show you everything you need to know about this amazing little box!
  • 7. 7. Warp, Stretch & Distort
    5m 38s
    Ableton Live FastTrack 301
    Distortion
    Ableton Certified trainer Timo Preece is onboard to share his valuable workflows and production tips for Live’s saturation and distortion FX. Learn how to harness the power of these FX in this 15-tutorial FastTrack™ in-action course.
  • 23. 23. Talkbox
    2m 21s
    Dance Music Sound Design 103
    Vocals
    This next course in our exclusive Dance Music Sound Design series jumps right up to the top. It’s all about vocals. Multiplier AKA Adam Pollard is back with this “top line” course to show you some killer vocal tips!
  • 3. 3. Light, Dark & Black Themes
    1m 36s
    WaveLab 9 101
    Absolute Beginner's Guide
    Join Steinberg expert Matt Hepworth in this 30-tutorial Absolute Beginner’s Guide and see all of the mastering power infused into this incredible audio platform. Learn Wavelab 9 now!
  • 21. 21. Big Kicks with TAL-Reverb-2
    1m 42s
    Audio Plugins 102
    10 FREE FX Plugins (That You Can't Live Without)
    Did you know that there are some really useful FREE audio plugins out there waiting for you to download? There are, and G.W. Childs has picked out several of his favorites to show you what they do and how they work!
  • 21. 21. Locomotion with Lokomotiv
    3m 5s
    Audio Plugins 101
    10 FREE Synths (That You Can't Live Without)
    There's a world of FREE synths out there that most producers don't know, haven't explored or taken the time to learn. Here's a course covering 10 of trainer G.W. Childs' favorites! See what these FREE synths can do for you!
  • 13. 13. Mail Hints
    1m 40s
    iOS 10 101
    15 iOS 10 Secrets Revealed
    Apple's iOS 10 is here and so is Matt Vanacoro to share some of his iPhone and iPad iOS 10 secrets. Get even more out of your iOS devices with this introductory 15-tutorial "secrets revealed" course!
  • 6. 6. Re-Amping
    5m 12s
    Audio Mistakes 108
    10 Common Distortion/Saturation Mistakes
    Distortion and saturation, when misused or poorly executed, can ruin a production just as easily as they can warm it up! That’s what inspired Joe Albano to create this course! Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to!
  • 1. 1. Intro to Circuit & Grooveboxes
    3m 0s
    Circuit 101
    Novation Circuit Explained and Explored
    Novation Circuit is a standalone, groove-based beat box that’ll inspire and delight your electronic musical muse! Check out this course, by the amazing Thavius Beck, and be on your way to Circuit, synth-beat paradise!
  • 6. 6. Outside the Box
    6m 16s
    Audio Mistakes 107
    10 Common Signal Flow Mistakes
    When you insert a plugin into your DAW, that insertion is actually a connection. That’s signal flow. Making poor connections can destroy an otherwise great track. Let US make the signal flow mistakes so YOU won’t have to!
  • 14. 14. Talkbox Concepts
    1m 33s
    VocalSynth 101
    Explained and Explored
    iZotope’s VocalSynth is a vocal producer's dream. You can tune and transform... You can thicken and texturize... You can even robotize, harmonize and vocode! Learn VocalSynth now!
  • 11. 11. Talkbox
    5m 51s
    AIR Creative FX 101
    The Production FX
    The AIR Creative FX Collection is a powerful group of audio tools that you can use to spice up any production. Available for any platform, these tools are explained and explored by AIR expert Alex Solano in this 15-tutorial course.
  • 17. 17. Target Masking
    3m 45s
    Media Composer 201
    Advanced Techniques
    In this course, trainer Kevin McAuliffe explains some of the more sophisticated tools and techniques in Avid’s Media Composer software. Learn to integrate After Effects and Pro Tools workflows, transcoding, multicam and more!
  • 15. 15. Film Matting FX
    3m 43s
    Media Composer 102
    Working With Effects
    So, you've got your content into Media Composer and it's starting to look really good. Now it's time to start adding effects. In this course, award-winning editor and industry expert trainer Kevin McAuliffe shows you how!
  • 5. 5. Use Layer Masks
    4m 16s
    Photoshop CC 301
    10 Essential Photo Editing Tips
    The best way to acquire new techniques is to learn them from others who've been doing it professionally! So that's why we asked Photoshop CC pro Iain Anderson to show us 10 of his favorite essential photo-editing tips.
  • 16. 16. Controlling a Groovebox
    2m 43s
    Launchpad Pro 101
    Produce and Perform
    Novation’s Launchpad Pro is a perfect controller for Ableton Live and Thavius Beck is the perfect trainer to teach it. If you already own a Launchpad, learn how to play it better. If you're thinking about getting one, watch this course now!
  • 3. 3. Pedalboard Layouts & Hardware
    2m 59s
    Guitar Production 202
    Pedalboard Setups Explored
    So many pedals and not enough feet! What’s the best way to use all those amazing FX? How do you organize all those cables and power supplies? Gregg Fine has the answers to make your pedals really rock!
  • 5. 5. Watch the Midrange
    7m 18s
    Audio Mistakes 102
    10 Common EQ Mistakes
    “Mistakes are your best teachers.” This course examines 10 common EQ mistakes and shows you how to fix them. Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to! There’s no better way to learn!
  • 15. 15. Exploring the EDM Toolbox
    9m 39s
    Cubase 8 100
    Tutorial Sampler
    Welcome Cubase users! Create a FREE account (top right) to watch these introductory teaser tutorials selected from our Cubase courseware. Then join our learning community to unlock more courses about Cubase, synthesis, recording techniques, EDM production, music theory and more.
  • 21. 21. Working in Lightbox View
    2m 57s
    DaVinci Resolve 105
    Managing Color Grades
    In this DaVinci Resolve course, by colorist Andrew Balis, you learn the art and the craft behind managing color grades across an entire project. Watch this course to add these professional skills to your color grading toolkit!
  • 7. 7. Exploring the EDM Toolbox
    9m 39s
    Cubase 8 102
    Songwriters/Musicians Toolbox
    This musician-focused Cubase 8 course is designed to help you generate ideas and get them into Cubase as fast as possible. Take a ride with Matt Hepworth as he shows you all the cool inroads for making music with Cubase!
  • 26. 26. Black & White
    1m 55s
    Photos 101
    Photos 101 - Learn Photos Now!
    Photos for Mac is Apple’s latest app for organizing, editing and sharing your library of pictures and videos. Watch this course and learn everything about using Photos on all your Apple devices!
  • 37. 37. Additional Edge Control Options
    6m 32s
    DaVinci Resolve 104
    Secondary Color Grading
    In this in-depth look at secondary color grading, DaVinci Resolve expert Andrew Balis shows you the “power” of Power Windows. See how to put these incredible tools to work in your projects!
  • 7. 7. Accessing/Editing the Speed Fader Tools
    4m 2s
    Logic Pro X 400
    Xtreme Sound Design
    Watch out! Logic Pro legend, Bill Burgess, is back with some amazing Logic Pro Xtreme Sound Design tutorials! Learn some insanely great tips and tricks in this incredible, outside-the-box Logic Pro X course!
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