1. 1. Setting User and System Preferences
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!
3. 3. Saving and Autosave
After Effects CC 101
Let's Get Started
Adobe After Effects CC is the industry-standard animation and creative compositing app. Join Kevin P. McAuliffe in this course, and start creating motion graphics with After Effects CC!
9. 9. System Exclusive | SysEx
The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This ninth installment is about MIDI terminology.
22. 22. Pad | Microphone Pad
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.
6. 6. Overload
Recording and Monitoring
The NLE AudioPedia series, our video-based audio encyclopedia, is an invaluable resource for sound engineers, musicians, students, educators and all audio enthusiasts. This fifth installment is about Recording and Monitoring.
19. 19. De-clip Module
iZotope RX 6 101
Today's musicians record their music anywhere and everywhere… but not always in the best conditions. In this in-action course, audio expert and musician Matt Hepworth explains how to use the standard version of iZotope RX 6 to fix all kinds of common audio issues.
2. 2. Overview
Roland SYSTEM-8 101
SYSTEM-8 Explained and Explored
We’ve been getting a lot of requests for a course/manual on the Roland SYSTEM-8 and it’s easy to see why: This little synth is killer. So we asked our synth guy and trainer, Rishabh Rajan, to develop this course. Watch it now!
11. 11. 292e & 281e Working Together
The 200e Series Modules
The Buchla 200e electronic music modules are world-renowned. This groundbreaking course is dedicated to teach the Buchla “way” and how these unique hybrid, analog/digital modules work. Learn Buchla with Todd Barton!
6. 6. Working with FX Chains
Now that you know you way around the Korg Kronos, Matt Vanacoro is here to take you even deeper. It’s a complex instrument, with a lot of cool features to explore. So, get ready to take your Kronos chops to the next level!
11. 11. Overload & Headroom
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!
12. 12. Pitch, Intonation & Fingering
The Wind Section
The wind section is the most colorful section of the orchestra. In this course, you learn all about the instrument families, their techniques and articulations and how to score for them. So master the winds with our favorite maestro, Thomas Goss!
12. 12. Sustained Strings, Speed & Powerful Systems
EastWest 103: Tools for Film, TV & Games
Is there a better collection of tools for scoring film, TV and games than EastWest? And now, with Composer Cloud, is there anything more affordable?! Join David Earl as he explores and explains these libraries in the context of composing music for all media.
29. 29. iPad Integration
Omnisphere 2 Xtreme
Oh no…look out… Bill Burgess is back with an Xtreme look at Omnisphere 2! Bill doesn’t play by the rules and this course is no exception. So hold on tight & get ready to learn the crazy sonics that makes O2 so darn cool.
4. 4. System Configurations
Pro Tools 101
Absolute Beginner's Guide
"Pro Tools | First" is free. And, if you’re new to Pro Tools we’ve created this Absolute Beginner’s Guide to get you started on the right “track”. So learn Pro Tools with this essential, step-by-step course by Booker Edwards.
6. 6. DeClip & EQ Match
iZotope RX 5
Post Production Suite Explored
The iZotope RX Post Production Suite is a set of advanced repair and restoration tools for audio post work. This “in-action”, broadcast focussed course explains how RX 5 and the other tools work together to solve everyday audio situations.
10. 10. Pro-L Background: Operation
Pro Series Plugins
Nobody makes audio plugins like FabFilter. And there’s nobody better suited to teach them than our very own Joe Albano. This course explains the Pro Series FX bundle and shows it in action!
3. 3. The System Menu
Omnisphere 2 Explored
This 37-tutorial, introductory course explains the inner workings of Omnisphere 2. See how this massive Spectrasonics synth instrument will forever change the way you create & produce music and design sounds. Learn it now!
3. 3. RAM vs CPU, Latency & More!
The MIDI Orchestra - Designing Templates
You need an orchestra to play orchestral music. Likewise, you need an orchestral template to play a MIDI orchestral score. This course, by Peter Schwartz, explains the technology and the craft behind designing pro orchestral templates.
1. 1. What is Photos?
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!
8. 8. How iCloud Works
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.
38. 38. Maximizer Overview
iZotope Ozone 6.1
iZotope’s Ozone 6.1 is a formidable mastering tool packed with every kind of processor you need to master any kind of track. This course, filled with musical examples is the best way to learn Ozone. Master like a pro!
1. 1. Intro: What is an OS?
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!
15. 15. Dual System Recording
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.
5. 5. The Wavesystem Toolbar
Codex is a granular, scanning, wavetable synth unleashed by the team at Waves. See how this synth inspires sonic madness in this exclusive course by trainer Matt Vanacoro. Then catch the bonus all-Codex song, at the end of the course, by the amazing Eyal Amir.
2. 2. Recording Levels: Metering
Audio Concepts 102
Audio Processing Basics
This course builds on your understanding of sound with a professional look at audio processing in today's recording environment. Join trainer Joe Albano and learn all about audio in this detailed 25-tutorial course.
25. 25. Focus ANGEL
Blackboard Learn 100
In this FREE Blackboard overview course trainer Jason Diehl gives you an intensive first look at all the modules that are contained in the Blackboard Learn system. Sit back, watch and see what Blackboard can do for you!
15. 15. Maxim (Brickwall Limiter-Loudness Maximizer)
Pro Tools 201
The Plug-Ins Explored
Pro Tools's bundled Effect Plug-ins are a huge part of the recording experience. They’re inserted on almost every channel strip when you’re tracking, mixing and mastering! In this rock-solid course – designed by audio engineer Joe Albano – they are explained and examined in great detail. Master your tools!
7. 7. The RGB/CMYK Relationship
Graphic Design 102
The Art and Science of Color
Color is power and its underlying concepts are the tools that graphic designers need to know! Watch this in-depth course, led by entertaining expert Mark Gatter, as he demystifies and explores the art and science of color, in all its vivid glory.
2. 2. Drive Types, Maintenance, Backups
Final Cut Pro X 204
Media Management Toolbox
Apple's Final Cut Pro X 10.2 has a media management system that fits the pro workflow perfectly. See how this latest version organizes all of your clips in all of your projects quickly and efficiently.
19. 19. Using the Transmod System
DCAM: Synth Squad Demystified
DCAM Synth Squad by fxpansion combines 3 modeled synths and a super deep layering tool into an insanely powerful bundle. Sound complicated? Well, it isn’t because you’ve got the exceptional synth guru Matt Vanacoro here to demystify it. Check it out!
11. 11. Recording With Effects
Live 9 102
Recording Audio and Audio Effects
There's an old audio saying: Garbage in, garbage out. Trash is cool, but sometimes you want that pristine, clean, pure and undistorted audio. This course, by the irrepressible sound artist Bill Burgess, explains the process of how audio is best recorded, resampled and effected in Ableton Live.
2. 2. Adding Internet Accounts
OS X Mavericks 103
Sharing and Connecting
Social and sharing features are designed right into the OSX Mavericks experience. See how you can harness the power of this amazing connectivity!
13. 13. Tags: Using the Sidebar
OS X Mavericks 102
Tired of endlessly searching for those hard to find files? See how Apple’s OS X Mavericks gives you tons of tools to easily locate, categorize, manage and backup every file on your hard drive!
24. 24. Configuring iCloud and Deleting Files
Story Telling and Editing
Movie makers are, at their core, storytellers. In this iMovie course by Michael Wohl, you learn how to amp up YOUR storytelling technique using the new and powerful tools that come with Apple’s iLife video editor: iMovie...
2. 2. What is OS X Mavericks
OS X Mavericks 101
Getting to Know Mavericks
Moving to a new OS is kind of like moving into a new house: All your “stuff” is the same, but all the rooms look a whole lot different. This course shows you around Apple’s new OSX Mavericks and how to keep your Macs up-to-date and “moving” in the right direction!
29. 29. Creating Balance & Cohesion With Groups
Live 9 105
This course could be called: "Get All The Deepest Super-cool Ableton Live Arranging Tips Ever Assembled!" Seriously, this course – by Bill Burgess – will rock your Ableton Live 9 world!
2. 2. Avid Audio Engine
Pro Tools 11 100
New Features Explored
This FREE 40-tutorial course reveals, explores and explains all of the new and noteworthy features introduced in Avid's Pro Tools 11. Get up to speed in a hurry and find out what makes PT11 the best Pro Tools ever...
4. 4. A Whirlwind Tour of the Menus - Part 1
Excel for Mac 101
Creating Basic Worksheets
Microsoft Excel is second only to Microsoft Word as the oldest and most powerful pieces of industry standard software from Microsoft for the Macintosh operating system. Let long-time user and veteran instructor Tamás Revoczi teach you how to create basic worksheets in Microsoft Excel 2011...
19. 19. The Spectral and Output Meters
Studio One 104
Mixing and Mastering Toolbox
Studio One is a mixing and mastering machine and Gary Hiebner is here to show you all the tools that this Presonus DAW has buried deep in its vast audio toolbox...
24. 24. The iOS Coordinate System
iOS Application Development 1
Want to create your own iOS applications? Join Neal Goldstein, iOS programming expert and bestselling For Dummies author, as he takes you step-by-step through the process of developing your very first iOS app!
6. 6. View and Search Options
Windows 8 103
Control Panel - Setup Made Easy
Personalizing your Windows 8 computer is the key to enjoying the benefits of Microsoft's new, powerful OS. In this course, taught by the enjoyable Gary Grudzinskas, you get setup fast and on the right path to getting the most out of your PC.
4. 4. Understanding iTunes Match
Native Instruments 216
Traktor DJ For iPad
It’s just you up there, entertaining the masses... with just your iPad! That’s how powerful Native Instruments’ Traktor DJ for iPad really is! Join Hollin Jones in this 32 tutorial course where he explains every feature of this surprisingly deep DJ app from NI...
5. 5. Introduction to Menus
Word For Mac 101
Creating And Formatting Letters
Microsoft Word For Mac remains the #1 word processor for most of the planet. So whether you’re composing business letters, bios or even song lyrics, learn to harness the powerful tools that this ubiquitous text software has to offer...
11. 11. Removing System Chrome
Flash Builder 105
Working with Data Grids
Data grids are one of the pillars of Flex development using Flash Builder so it’s important to get a good understanding of how they work. In this course, Adobe expert and professional developer Duane Nickull teaches you all about them...
3. 3. Clip Naming and Coloring
Live 9 205
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!
18. 18. Electrical System and Grounding
The Studio Edge 102
Constructing and Fine Tuning Your Studio
Get out you hammer, nail gun and hardhat... This course by Jim Pavett will teach you how to take your initial studio design and transform it into the actual floors, walls and ceilings of your recording studio!
22. 22. Chopping Break into 16 Chunks
Native Instruments 304
Jeremy Ellis: Maschine Virtuosity
Watching Jeremy Ellis demonstrate his legendary finger drumming techniques on Native Instruments’ amazing Maschine is like throwing gasoline on a fire... the result is very, very hot! Learn the secrets of drum pad performance in this exclusive course from the world’s foremost finger drumming virtuoso...
20. 20. Task Manager: A Look Under the Hood
Windows 8 101
Getting Started with Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 8 is here and so is Gary Grudzinskas—our star Windows trainer—to get you up and running fast! Learn all the new features and functions to make sure your transition into Windows 8 is an easy one!...
8. 8. System Object Positions, and Dragging Barlines
Sibelius 7 103
Jazz Quintet Project
Explore the art of notating jazz charts. See the notational power of Avid’s Sibelius 7 with renowned composer/arranger Thomas Goss...
29. 29. The Loudness Meter
Cubase 7 101
Moving Forward with Cubase 7
Calling all Cubase users: Cubase 7 is here, and Matt Hepworth, our in-house Cubase expert has been hard at work exploring every line of code! Master all the powerful new features in this new and powerful version of this popular DAW...