Tag Archives: audio

How to Even Out Sound Levels In Your Audio/Video Project

[Video demo] Levelator is free software that automagically adjusts the audio levels within your audio file for variations between one speaker and the next. Continue reading
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What Are the Best Microphones to Record Narration?

FAQ: What are the best microphones to record narration? Here's my answer to this FAQ. Continue reading
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5 Things You Can Do Now to Improve Audio in Your Screencasts When You Don’t Have a Studio

Here are five tips you can use today to improve audio in your web videos and screencast projects. It's a biggie! Continue reading
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How to Remove Background Noise From Your Screencast Audio

(Tip:  For best results you should listen using headphones, earbuds or just turn the volume up on your speakers.) What Can You Do About that Pesky Background Noise? The topic of enhancing the audio in your web video or screencast … Continue reading
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6 Great Suggestions For Improving Audio in Your Screencasts

This is very opportune. On the heels of my post yesterday comparing audio quality from a few of the microphones I've used over the last year, I then today came across these excellent posts by: Tom Johnson over at the I'd … Continue reading
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[Demo] Do Microphones Matter in Screencasts? Here’s an interactive comparison to help you decide.

Last week I finally unpacked the Yeti. No, I haven't solved the mystery of the fabled furry-guy legend.  I'm talking about Blue Microphones' multi-pattern USB mic of the same name. Before this investment, I was using Samson's C01U USB condenser … Continue reading
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The poor man’s wireless microphone: How to use a digital voice recorder as a walkaround microphone

By the way, while you're here, download the free mini-course and other freebies. Well, okay, maybe the title's "poor man" reference is a bit of a misnomer.  I mean, to the extent that an iPhone can be considered a "poor … Continue reading
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