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Record Screencasts with QuickTime Player for Mac

Record Screencasts with QuickTime Player for Mac

If you've been following along with our tutorials for QuickTime Player for Mac (and we're sure you have), you've been introduced to recording audio files, as well as recording and editing video files. For our final installment, we're going to stick our landing as we show you how to create screencasts using your ...

Record and Edit Video with QuickTime Player for Mac

Record and Edit Video with QuickTime Player for Mac

In our first tutorial on using QuickTime Player for Mac, we focused on creating audio files. However, QuickTime player is more than a one-trick pony, so this time we'll take a look at how to create video recordings with a camera, either internal or external. (QuickTime Player can also create screencasts from ...

The Best Laptop For Recording

The Best Laptop For Recording

What is the best laptop for recording, whether for music or voice? It's a question we get fairly often, but we don't even hesitate with our answer: get a Macbook. Apple continues to ride high on its popularity, but picking a MacBook is so much more than a trendy choice. These sleek and powerful machines are perfect ...

Mother’s Day Recording-Related Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day Recording-Related Gift Ideas

Mother's Day is just a few days away. If you don't have something lined up, we suggest you hurry before you end up in the doghouse. (You remember the doghouse. That's where you were when you forgot her birthday last year.) If you're looking for a few last minute ideas, we're here for you. Of course, we need to give ...

Top 10 Voice Recording Tips

Top 10 Voice Recording Tips

Whether you're making a song or producing podcasts or other narrative content, the quality of the vocal track can make or break a recording. If you're having a hard time recording quality vocals in your home studio, here are some voice recording tips that solve common issues. Set The Right Mic Distance If ...

Record Audio with QuickTime Player for Mac

Record Audio with QuickTime Player for Mac

When we put QuickTime Player at the top of our list of the Best Free Audio Recording Software for Mac, we also promised a full tutorial to follow up that praise. Sure, QuickTime Player for Mac isn't a full-fledged digital audio workstation (DAW), but when you need to a quick (no pun intended) recording, this built-in ...

How to Make a Sound Booth (the Cheap, Easy Way)

How to Make a Sound Booth (the Cheap, Easy Way)

A dedicated sound booth can dramatically improve the quality of a vocal recording. And to someone just starting out at home recording, whether for podcasting or music, sound booth time can seem like an expensive or difficult thing to get. If you’re handy with some basic tools, though, and have an idea of what would be ...

The Best Voice Recording Software – Which is Right for You?

The Best Voice Recording Software – Which is Right for You?

If you don't already own some kind of digital audio workstation (DAW) or other audio recording software, making a simple voice recording may seem like a daunting task. But that's why we're here, right? While there are all types of options available to you, there are several things you first need to consider when ...

Free Audio Recording Software for Mac – Our Top Picks

Free Audio Recording Software for Mac – Our Top Picks

Everyone likes free. Whether you're just starting out in the world of recording or you're just needing something for a quick project, here are our top picks for the best free audio recording software for Mac. QuickTime Player Not what you were expecting, was it? After all, Quicktime Player is just that: a ...

New M-Audio M-Track Audio Interfaces Announced at NAMM

New M-Audio M-Track Audio Interfaces Announced at NAMM

As fans of the old M-Audio Fast Track as an entry-level interface for the home user (it has since moved under the Avid brand as the Avid Fast Track Solo), we've tried several of the other M-Audio interfaces over the years. One that became a bit of a staple in our small video production room was the M-Audio M-Track, a ...

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