Pro Tools 8 Power!: The Comprehensive Guide - Covering the LE, M-Powered, and HD versions of Pro Tools for music, this guide is not just for beginners. Seasoned users of the software will find valuable insights, tips and techniques they knew about.
There are so many concepts covered that they range from setup, plug-ins, MIDI use, editing, mixing and much, much more. Whether for MAC or PC, there are clear explanations and shortcuts that will help you master this dynamic music software program.
About the Author: Steve Wall is a New Jersey native, and a full-time producer, engineer, and musician, currently owning and operating Gardentone, a full-service, professional recording studio in Brooklyn NY. He has worked with major labels, and independents alike, and is a Pro Tools veteran.
Recent artists that he has worked with include Semi Precious Weapons (Interscope), Jeff Taylor (Atlantic), Matisyahu (Sony), Elizabeth Ziman (Verve), and many many independent clients in various musical genres. You can catch him on the Rugby pitch, or checking out what's new in Folktronica.
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 Tutorial FACTORY and Tutorial DEPOT, 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.