14. 14. The Instrument Options Page
Native Instruments’ Kontakt is a powerful engine for creating and playing sampled instruments. Join NI expert Matt Vanacoro in this course, and learn to harness the industry-standard sampler: NI Kontakt 6!
3. 3. Exploring The Resolve Interface
DaVinci Resolve 101
Getting Started Editing
More than a color-grading tool, DaVinci Resolve is a fully featured video editing software. Learn how to get your video project started in this course with certified trainer and editor Steve Kanter!
15. 15. Choosing the Correct Keyer
After Effects CC 301
After Effects for Editors
Now that you know your way around Adobe After Effects CC, you’re ready to dig deeper. Learn essential workflows and techniques every editor should know in this 26-tutorial course by Adobe expert Kevin P McAuliffe.
13. 13. Using the XY Pad with the Step Modulators
Logic Pro X 202
The Step FX
Introduced in Apple’s Logic Pro X 10.4, Step FX is a powerful new plugin capable of creating rhythmic modulation and gating effects. Learn this multi-effects inside out with trainer, producer and composer Joshua Carney!
11. 11. Using Color Masks
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!
6. 6. The Relative Minor
Deconstructing the Beatles 101
Chords and Progressions
“Introducing, the Beatles!” They’ve had more hits than any other band. But what are the SECRETS behind their success? Well, Beatles expert Scott Freiman knows the answers and he shares some of those secrets with you in this course on Chords and Progressions!
10. 10. Show and Hide Elements
Ableton Live 10 101
Live 10 Quick Start Guide
Ableton Live 10 is finally here! Don’t lose time… Watch this Quick Start course and learn how to make music right now with this amazing DAW!
10. 10. Attention Real Estate
Social Media 101
Strategies & Tactics for Artists and DJs
From Facebook to YouTube, social media is one of the most important tools for DJs, producers and artists to grow a fan base and expand a presence online. Join artist and YouTuber Multiplier in this course to learn how to best promote your music with social media.
21. 21. Plosives | P-Pops
The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This sixth installment is about Microphones.
17. 17. Software View Modes
Komplete Kontrol Mk2 101
Absolute Beginners Guide
With its new streamlined layout, hi-res color screens and improved features, Native Instruments’ Komplete Kontrol MK2 is a solid upgrade to the original version. Join Matt Vanacoro in this course, and learn how this software & hardware solution will enhance your music-making experience.
12. 12. Frequency | Pitch
Sound Waves & Hearing
The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is a comprehensive dictionary of audio terminology. It's an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This first installment is about Sound Waves and Hearing.
12. 12. Transfer Modes
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!
15. 15. Second Snare Variation
Dance Music Sound Design 304
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.
4. 4. Working with Plugin Latency
Logic Pro FastTrack 302
10.3x Workflow Tips
SfLogicNinja David Earl is back with lots of little-known, Logic insider tips guaranteed to speed up your Logic workflow. Watch this laser-focussed, 18-tutorial course, and learn how to work faster with Apple’s Logic Pro X.
3. 3. Windowing - the 4-Way Split
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. Production-ready Presentations
Now that you know your way around Apple’s Keynote, it’s time to dive deeper. Join Apple Expert Matt Vanacoro in this Advanced course, and bring your Keynote presentations to the next level.
7. 7. Basic Audio Edits
Final Cut Pro X 105
Working With Audio
Audio is one of the most important elements of a successful video production. In this 28-tutorial course, Apple Certified Trainer Iain Anderson covers all the essential audio features included in Final Cut Pro, and he shows you how to master them!
2. 2. Hardware Overview Part 1
MPC Live 101
Learn MPC Live
AKAI’s MPC Live is a standalone music production center designed for both the stage and the studio. In this hands-on course, music producer and MPC expert Booker Edwards shows you how to create, record and perform with this innovative beat-making machine.
18. 18. Presenting Your Slideshow
Keynote is the perfect tool to use when you want to add that special touch to your presentations. Watch this course by Matt Vanacoro, and learn how to create compelling slideshows with Apple's iWork software.
20. 20. Regarding Pickup Notes
Cubase 9 101
Absolute Beginner's Guide
Steinberg’s Cubase 9 is here! Whether you’re a complete beginner or you simply want to refresh your Cubase skills, this comprehensive 39-tutorial course is specifically designed to get you recording and editing music in Cubase quickly and easily.
14. 14. Lock Screen Security
iOS 10 201
Even More iOS 10 Secrets Revealed
Here are more iOS secrets for your iPhone and iPad! Apple iOS guru Matt Vanacoro is back with 25 new tips that’ll change the way you interact with your Apple smart device. Get the most out of your favorite iDevice now!
2. 2. Position
Final Cut Pro X 202
Compositing and Visual FX
Visual effects and clip fixing tools are built right into Apple's Final Cut Pro X. Check out this in-depth course to see how to do everything from stabilization techniques to slick animations!
10. 10. Messages Enhancements
macOS Sierra 101
Sierra's Cool New Features
Apple’s macOS Sierra is packed with all kinds of new features and enhancements. Some of them you know about and some you may not! Watch this FastTrack™ course to quickly learn the cool, new things that Sierra can do for you!
11. 11. Lock Screen Enhancements
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!
5. 5. Pop Filters
Audio Mistakes 109
10 Common Vocal Recording Mistakes
Recording vocals is hard because there are so many chances to make HUGE mistakes! This is why it’s a great topic for our popular Audio Mistakes series! Let US make the mistakes so YOU don’t have to!
2. 2. Touch Screen & Pads
MPC Software 101
Explained and Explored
AKAI’s MPC Software combines all the classic MPC sound libraries with all kinds of wild new samples. It integrates everything into a central, beat-based DAW platform... and Booker Edwards is here to show you how it all works!
8. 8. Drive the Viewer's Eyes
Graphic Design 302
10 Essential Design Tips
Does your design get its message across quickly and effectively? Take this course, with Iain Anderson, and learn 10 essential design tips that'll make your designs stand out from the crowd.
15. 15. Double Sharps & Flats
Music Theory 107
Imagine seeing a written melody or a score and immediately being able to sing or play it. This course, with its 12 built-in practice exercises, teaches you how to do it. Learn to read music now with, our expert music theory teacher, Gregg Fine.
6. 6. 3D Warp Effect
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!
9. 9. MSEG 2nd-Order Modulation
Logic Pro X 210
Alchemy - Advanced Synthesis Explained and Explored
This advanced Alchemy course explores the more complex aspects of Logic’s latest soft synth. Join SFLogicNinja and dive far down into Alchemy’s exotic world of sound design where you learn this Apple synth’s deepest secrets!
35. 35. Delay: Stacking Subdivisions
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. Creating Compositions
After Effects CC 101
Introduction to After Effects
What do you get when you fuse a talented artist/educator with Adobe After Effects CC? You get an AE course that is entertaining, educational and filled with creative examples. Learn After Effects with Bill Barminski!
2. 2. Slide Over vs. Split View
16 iPad Secrets Revealed
This course is classified as top secret! Watching it gives you access to features that will alter the way you interact with the Apple iPad. Warning: If you don’t have top-level clearance, watch and learn at your own risk.
22. 22. Shutter Speed & the Film Look
Drone & Aerial Photography
Drones are taking aerial photography to new heights. This course addresses both the technical and artistic challenges that aerial photographers face when they take to the air. Got a drone? Want to take some great shots? Watch this course!
37. 37. Delay Pedal Controls: Pt.1
Guitar Production 201
Guitar FX Explored
Guitar pedals and FX are like modular synths. They’re powerful audio processors that you can patch together in all kinds of creative ways. What do these FX really do and how do you best use them? This course reveals it all!
5. 5. Video Display & Output
Cubase 8 108
Score to Picture
Composing music to picture is an essential skill to master. This introductory course covers the basics of working with video in Steinberg’s Cubase. Learn these skills and begin scoring now in this 24-tutorial, Hollin Jones course.
30. 30. Virtual Keyboards
Absolute Beginner's Guide
Apple’s GarageBand is a little DAW with a lot of big features. This beginner's guide course shows you where everything is, how it all works and gets you up and making music fast. So start learning GarageBand now!
4. 4. Split View Intro
OS X El Capitan 101
Learn OS X El Capitan
This OS X update, El Capitan, adds a mountain of new features to Apple’s ever-expanding operating system. See what this update is all about in this new tutorial course by our favorite Mac expert, Francesco Schiavon!
1. 1. Introduction: What is Tracktion?
Learn Tracktion Now!
Tracktion is often called, “the musician's DAW”. That’s because it combines an intuitive, streamlined, single-screen interface with tons of powerful features. See how Tracktion works in this 28-tutorial course by Gary Hiebner.
1. 1. Overview
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!
11. 11. Inserting Screenshots
Your Life Everywhere
Learn how to capture virtually anything and put it on any device anytime, anywhere using Microsoft's OneNote with the always informative and entertaining Gary Grudzinskas!
1. 1. Overview of Secondary Color Grading
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!
9. 9. S Curves & C Curves
Animation Concepts 102
Dynamic Character Animation
Siobhan Twomey is back with her second instalment in the popular Animation Concepts series. Learn how to infuse your characters with personality using the universal principles detailed in this 21-tutorial course.
7. 7. Accessing/Editing the Speed Fader Tools
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!
7. 7. Handing off Activities
OS X Yosemite 103
OS X & iOS: Working Together
With Yosemite, your Mac is now integrated with your iPhone and iPad. This is huge! Watch this course by Francesco Schiavon to see how these devices all work seamlessly together.
20. 20. Follow the Eyeline
Film Craft 109
You've shot miles and miles of footage... Now what? Learn essential film and video editing techniques in this information-packed, example-filled, Film Craft course by award-winning filmmaker Michael Wohl.
2. 2. User Interface Updates
OS X Yosemite 100
What's New in OS X Yosemite
Apple’s Yosemite (pronounced yo-sem-it-tee) is the next step in the inevitable confluence of features, of OS X and iOS software. Get a mountaintop view of some of Yosemite’s dramatic landscapes in this FREE course by Francesco Schiavon.
17. 17. Launchpad & Full Screen Apps
OS X Yosemite 101
Mac Survival Skills
Survival requires preparedness! This Yosemite 101 course is designed to get you geared up to explore and conquer this new, powerful version of OS X by Apple!
22. 22. Quick Look in Full Screen
OS X Yosemite 102
The Finder Guidebook
You definitely don’t want to get lost in Yosemite! And you won’t... because Apple expert Francesco Schiavon is here to guide you through Yosemite's Finder. Learn to navigate Apple’s newest version of OS X like a pro!
18. 18. Additional Equipment
Film Craft 107
The Location Sound Mixer
Sound is a huge part of the filmmaking process. Learn the craft of location sound recording and mixing in this audio-centric course created exclusively for us by award-winning filmmaker Michael Wohl.