Synopses & Reviews
Are you ready to master the functionality and operation of virtual effects processors? Then Audio Plug-Ins CSi Master is the product you've been searching for! This interactive CD-ROM is full of movie tutorials covering basic concepts and production techniques to help illustrate the effective use of today's most commonly used plug-in products. You'll cover plug-ins from Bomb Factory, Digidesign, Drawmer, Focusrite, IK Multimedia, Line6, McDSP, Metric Halo, MOTU, TCIWorks, Waves, and Universal Audio. CSi movie tutorials provide an easy-to-use and intuitive learning environment. You'll quickly master each concept as you watch a DAW pro show you the ins and outs of driving plug-in processors in sound production.
About the Author
John Hughes is audio professional based in Dayton, Ohio with over 15 years of experience in audio engineering, sales and education. John has authored CSi vol.5 ¿ Pro Tools 5, CSi vol.6 ¿ Digital Performer, CSi vol.10 ¿ Audio Plug-ins and Waves Plug-ins CSi Master. Steve Thomas is a musician, vocalist, composer, arranger, and audio engineer currently based out of Columbus, Ohio. As a freelance technical writer, he has created/edited content for the Cool School Interactus series of educational interactive CD-ROMS including "Digital Performer 4 CSi Master" (Course Technology PTR, 159200167X) and "CSi vol. 10: Audio Plug-Ins" (Course Technology PTR, 1592001653). Steve also served as an audio engineer/instructor at The Recording Workshop, teaching topics ranging from basic recording-engineering concepts, to more advanced applications of Protools within music and post-production. Outside of his educational endeavors, Steve has been involved in the music industry for many years. He has worked as a session vocalist for Toshiba EMI records, a composer for Pass Music Japan, a VJ for BMJ Music Japan, accompanied various Japanese artists as a piano/keyboard player, and is now currently hard at work with his own band, Keywise. Colin MacQueen is a musician, composer, technical writer, sound designer and virtual audio engineer. He has been involved with the music and video industries for years, both in production and as a live performer, as a Digidesign distributor in Spain and as an educator on digital audio-related topics. Colin co-authored Pro Tools Power! and Digital Audio Dictionary and wrote and produced all the movie tutorials for the interactive CD-ROMs: "CSi Starter - Pro Tools LE", and "CSi Starter - Cubase SX2", and the IK Multimedia movie tutorials on "CSi volume 10". He was a contributing writer or editor on other CD-ROM volumes in the CSi series. In addition, he has served as an independent composer, producer and sound designer for many interactive CD-ROM titles. Colin is a freelance writer on digital audio topics and has taught digital audio courses at both the university level and at broadcast schools. Steve Albanese is an interactive media producer, audio engineer, and entrepreneur. Steve is currently President and founder of TutorialFACTORY and TutorialDEPOT, where he specializes in the development and online distribution of HOW TO video content for platforms ranging from mobile devices through large-screen HD systems. His years of educational and development experience include his role as Media Production Supervisor at the Recording Workshop, Chief Instructor at Pro School Midwest, President and founder of Cool Breeze Systems, Inc., and creator of the Cool School Interactus training environments. Steve has also worked for years as an audio professional, recording, mixing and mastering many music projects, as well as posting videos and films, television commercials, radio spots, and interactive media.
Table of Contents
1. Equalization 2. Delay 3. Reverb 4. Dynamics 5. Special FX