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Avid Pro Tools - with Native Support for Dolby Atmos Mixing

May 5 2017
The upcoming version of Avid Pro Tools will feature a comprehensive suite of Dolby Atmos workflows to enable audio post professionals to work more fluidly in the multi-channel and object-based audio format. New features will include built-in Dolby Atmos panning, deep Avid pro mixing control surface integration, advanced automation with the Dolby Rendering and Mastering Unit (RMU), and more. “Dolby Atmos is becoming the hottest thing in cinema and home theater, enabling filmmakers to deliver bigger, more immersive audio experiences,” said Dana Ruzicka, chief product officer, Avid. “We’ve worked closely with Dolby to deliver an unparalleled workflow to empower our user community of world-class audio professionals to raise the bar for immersive sound in movies, TV, music, and video games.” And as a key component of the Avid MediaCentral Platform—the industry’s most open, tightly integrated and efficient media platform—Pro Tools delivers the most integrated end-to-end workflow in the industry.

INVITATION - May 11 at 7pm: Universal Audio Users Group – Montreal

May 1 2017
You are invited to attend a very special Montreal Edition of the Universal Audio Users Group – Produce, Record, Mix, on Thursday, May 11th from 7PM to 10PM. The panelists are:
  • Howard Bilerman (Arcade Fire, Basia Bulat, Godspeed You! Black Emperor)
  • Jera Cravo (Resident Evil 7, Far Cry Primal, Batman Arkham Knight)
  • Jean-Michel Pigeon (Monogrenade, Shiraz Adam, Crash Test Aglaé).
The Universal Audio Users Group is a great opportunity to learn and discuss recording, mixing, and production techniques from Canada’s top industry professionals! At the end of the evening there will be a draw for a chance to win a Universal Audio Apollo Twin Thunderbolt!! Equipment for the event:
  • Universal Audio Analogue and Digital Hardware (Apollo 8P, Octo Thunderbolt Satellite)
  • Universal Audio Plugins
  • ATC SCM45 studio monitors.
Click here to register. It's free! Address for the event will be shown on the ticket. Please be prompt, latecomers will not be admitted. Sponsored by HHB Canada, Universal Audio, and hotel2tango.

Must See: Apollo Twin MKII Interface from Universal Audio

January 24 2017
Apollo Twin MkII is a ground-up redesign of the world’s most popular professional desktop recording interface for Mac and Windows — delivering enhanced audio conversion with the tone, feel, and flow of analog recording.
  • Available UAD-2 QUAD Core processing for realtime UAD plug-ins
  • Dual Unison mic preamps with genuine emulations from Neve, Manley, API & UA
  • Thunderbolt scalability up to 64 channels
  • Built-in Talkback mic
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