Tag archive for ‘Pro Tools Tutorials’
By MusicTech.net On Monday, November 23rd, 2015
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Mastering Tutorial: Part Three – Mid-Side Processing

Even among mastering engineers, mid-side processing is seen as something of a ‘dark art’. Mike Hillier unravels the mysteries of M/S… For this workshop we’re using The Great Divide by Edgar Wallace More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
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Mastering Tutorial: Part Two – Attack & Release

In our latest mastering workshop Mike Hillier turns his attention to the use and misuse of compressors in mastering… For many engineers, compression is one of the toughest tools to crack. The basic concepts More...

By MusicTech.net On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
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Mastering Tutorial: Part Two – Attack & Release Step-by-Step

Mike Hillier continues his second mastering tutorial with a step by step guide to using compressors effectively… For this workshop we’re using the song By The Horns by The Giving Style, available at More...

By MusicTech.net On Monday, October 12th, 2015
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Mastering Tutorial: Part One – Wrangling!

In the first of a six-part series on mastering, Mike Hillier takes a look at the frequency domain of the mix. Download the Project Files and Video here Example Track: For this workshop, we’re using the song More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, August 20th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Understanding EQ

Knowing what makes your EQs tick will help you get the most from them. Mike Hillier looks under the curve… For this tutorial you will need the project files – download here Last time we looked at More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, August 20th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Understand EQ – Step-by-Step

Mike Hillier brings the EQ into play in this step-by-step For this tutorial you’ll need the project file – download here 1: This month we’ve used a variation on last month’s project, with a More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Compressor Types Explained

Getting your head around the different types of compressor can make all the difference to your sound. Mike Hillier finds out what’s involved… Knowing how to set your compressor’s threshold, ratio, attack More...

By MusicTech.net On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Playing With Compressors

Our tutorial on Compressor types continues with a step by step guide – to follow these steps you’ll need the project files which you can download from here 1: The project this month has a single More...

By MusicTech.net On Thursday, May 14th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Serial Compression

Serial compression involves the use of two or more compressors placed in a single signal chain one after the other. Mike Hillier goes with the flow… For this tutorial you’ll need the Project Files – More...

By MusicTech.net On Friday, April 10th, 2015
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Pro Tools Tutorial: Cutting Edge Production Techniques – Custom Channel Strips

Mastering your EQ is essential in removing unwanted frequencies from your mix. Mike Hillier figures out which to choose, and when to use them… High-end analogue channel strips, including those found on many More...