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Avid Cloud Collaboration for Pro Tools

Since the release of Pro Tools 12.5 a brand new feature is available within Pro Tools which enables users to collaborate online in real time. Users can work simultaneously on the same Pro Tools project which is a tremendous tool for producers and engineers who are not

Top 5 Alternatives to Pro Tools in 2018

It is rare that someone decides to jump ship on a DAW software and then choose a totally different one learning it from the ground up. It is hard as you have to learn a whole new user interface, new shortcuts, new everything. I did this, jumping

Using Memory Locations To Organize Sessions in Pro Tools

Organizing is the key to working faster in Pro Tools and like you would expect from such a powerful software, it provides with numerous and very useful organizational tools. In this article, we will be looking at memory locations in Pro Tools. Creating and managing memory locations

Dynamic Processing: Using The Dyn3 Expander/ Gate

By now you are probably familiar with the plug-in library that comes with Pro Tools and you have probably noticed that there are several plugins from the Dyn3 series and the Expander/ Gate is one of them. In the same series you can also find a compressor

Recording MIDI With Pro Tools

MIDI and virtual instruments were one of the biggest game changers in music production and are the fundamental tools that a lot of producers use. Some producers rely solely on MIDI programming and samples or virtual instruments for their productions. The most beautiful part about it is