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  • 25. 25. Miscellaneous Tips
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  • 18. 18. General MIDI | GM | SMF
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    Get Started Now!
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  • 1. 1. Introduction
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  • 19. 19. Tips for Rehearsals and Shows
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    From Studio to Stage
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  • 28. 28. Epilogue
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  • 39. 39. Final Tips & Thoughts
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  • 18. 18. Acid Glide Effects
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  • 23. 23. Using MIDI Mode
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  • 4. 4. Setting Up Loop Editor
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    Loop Editor: Explored
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  • 15. 15. ID8: The Basics
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  • 16. 16. Studying the Head: General Proportions
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  • 2. 2. Goals, Approach, and Materials
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    The String Section
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  • 3. 3. Optimization and Preferences
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  • 9. 9. Importing Tips
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  • 1. 1. Introduction
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  • 5. 5. The Main Window & Toolbar
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  • 3. 3. Optimizing Your Computer for Sampling
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    Advanced Kontakt 5
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  • 4. 4. General Clip Properties
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    Live 9 205
    Live DNA!
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  • 19. 19. Hand Stretch Break
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    Creating HDR Photos
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  • 2. 2. General Preferences
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    Photoshop CS6 205
    Photo Retouching and Adjustment
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  • 15. 15. Additional Tips
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    What’s New In InDesign CS 6
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    Photoshop CS6 204
    Optimizing Raw Photos with ACR7
    With more and more cameras able to capture uncompressed, raw digital image formats, photographers need to know how to optimize and manage their photos before even bringing them into Photoshop. In this 2.5 hour course, expert photographer and educator Dan Moughamian shows you how, with Adobe Camera Raw 7...
  • 16. 16. Creating a PDF for Screen View - Part 1
    3m 25s
    InDesign CC & CS6 106
    Putting It All Together
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  • 16. 16. Resolution and Resizing
    3m 42s
    InDesign CC & CS6 105
    Working With Images
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  • 7. 7. General and Basic Character Formatting
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    InDesign CC & CS6 104
    Working With Text
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  • 13. 13. Setting General Preferences
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    Photoshop CS6 101
    Mastering The Workspace
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    Objects and Layers: Create A Map
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  • 15. 15. Quality
    2m 17s
    Native Instruments 201
    Razor
    Native Instruments’ Razor is a totally slick additive synthesis machine. See all the different ways you can slice this knife of a synth into your tracks in this 40-plus video tutorial by expert synthesist G.W. Childs...
  • 4. 4. General Clip Properties
    3m 32s
    Live 8 205
    Live DNA!
    Just as real DNA is made up of genes, Live’s Clips are the genetic materials that formulate its powerful capabilities. In this 22-video collection you’ll be exposed to the essence of what makes Live tick!
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    Pro Tools 204
    Beat Detective
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  • 43. 43. Using General MIDI Mode
    6m 32s
    Cubase 6 104
    Working With MIDI
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  • 13. 13. Using Hints and the Help Documentation
    3m 20s
    Cubase 6 102
    Exploring the Fundamentals
    So now that you’ve been through our Cubase Quick Start guide where do you go next? This tutorial, Exploring the Fundamentals, by Cubase product specialist Matthew Loel T. Hepworth will give you the strong foundation you need to produce hot tracks the Cubase way!
  • 54. 54. General Tips
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    Superior Drummer 2.0
    Superior Drummer: Killer Drums
    Make “Killer” drum tracks using Superior Drummer 2.0! This comprehensive tutorial shows you all you need to know to make phat beats with Toontrack's flagship drum software.
  • 16. 16. Setting The Blog’s General Options
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    Web Design 102
    WordPress Basics
    Wordpress is “the” software for creating blog sites. Join expert trainer, Geoff Blake as he takes you through all the ins and outs of creating a "feature rich" Wordpress based website!
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