Popular Topics in this Blog:

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

#Musicproduction: #Free: WOK releases TAPEBRAKE Tape Stop and BIGREV Reverb VST effect plug-ins for Windows

TAPEBRAKE is a free plug-in that simulates the effect of a stopping tape or turntable on the fly. The downspin-time can be selected in beats (host synced).
BIGREV is a reverb tailored for long reverb trails. It's the newest piece in WOK's one-trick-pony chain. As always in this series, the GUI is reduced to the minimum necessary controls for quick results in use.
BIGREV will be given as a free bonus with every purchase between January 1st and March 31st, 2014.

#Musicproduction: #Free: WOK releases TAPEBRAKE Tape Stop and BIGREV Reverb VST effect plug-ins for Windows

#Photoshop: Create a Mixed Martial Arts Event Flyer in Photoshop

Most of you have probably seen event posters displayed in your area promoting a boxing, mixed martial arts (MMA), Ultimate Fighter, or wrestling match. In this tutorial, I will show you how to crea...

#Photoshop: Create a Mixed Martial Arts Event Flyer in Photoshop

#Musicproduction: WOK releases PITCHD - #Free Delay Plug-in with a Pitch Shifter for Windows VST

PITCHD is a delay plugin with a pitch-shifter in the delay path.
Pitch shift amount can be adjusted in semitones or fine. Delay can be set in milliseconds or host synced. Can be used as send or insert effect.
Let the echo’s pitch drift away softly with a slight detune or up or down by a maximum of one octave to create strange effects.
PITCHD is available for free as a 32bit VST plugin for Windows.

#Musicproduction: WOK releases PITCHD - #Free Delay Plug-in with a Pitch Shifter for Windows VST

#Photoshop: The Creation of "Thinker" Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I will show you the processes of creating this “Thinker” photo manipulation in Photoshop. We will use a model image and combine with abstract lines and a few flying stones to form...

#Photoshop: The Creation of "Thinker" Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

#Musicproduction: Embertone releases Canjo - #Free Hybrid Banjo for Kontakt

Embertone has released Canjo, a free one-stringed hybrid banjo with a distinctive "buzzy" timbre, for Kontakt.
The instrument has 3 articulations (muted/fingered/picked) and a custom arpeggiator to infuse immediate rhythms into your music.

#Musicproduction: Embertone releases Canjo - #Free Hybrid Banjo for Kontakt

#Photography: One tip to keep your photography improving for ever!

We all want to improve our photography. Extending yourself, developing new skills and using new techniques are a part of the road to improvement. However, the ultimate aim is to develop the ‘photog...

#Photography: One tip to keep your photography improving for ever!

#Writing: Prepositions That Follow the Verb Alert

I first noticed the nonstandard use of the preposition of following alerted in this item on a site about uncompassionate government policies: After the city council was alerted of the free lunches,...

#Writing: Prepositions That Follow the Verb Alert

#Musicproduction: Twisted Tools releases Sounds of S-Layer II - #Free sample pack for Live, Maschine, and Reaktor

It’s our fourth anniversary and to celebrate, we’ve created a new set of 20 FREE drum kits, based on sounds from Twisted Tools S-Layer.

#Musicproduction: Twisted Tools releases Sounds of S-Layer II - #Free sample pack for Live, Maschine, and Reaktor

#Photoshop: 10 Free Retro Style Photo Effect Photoshop Actions

I’ve been busy playing around with various photo effects once again to produce another free pack of retro style Photoshop Actions. This latest set named RetroFilters contains 10 preconfigured Action files that will dramatically transform your photos with retro style effects inspired by classic 35mm film and processing techniques.

#Photoshop: 10 Free Retro Style Photo Effect Photoshop Actions

#Photography: The 16 Most Photogenic Everyday Objects, Part Two

In part 1, I spoke about 16 of my favorite everyday objects to include in photographs. These objects won’t always make a photo, but when included they will almost always make the scene more photog...

#Photography: The 16 Most Photogenic Everyday Objects, Part Two

#Musicproduction: Variety Of Sound releases #free “ThrillseekerVBL – Vintage Broadcast Limiter” plug-in for Windows

Bringing mojo back – Thrillseeker VBL is an emulation of a “vintage broadcast limiter” following the classic Variable-Mu design principles from the early 1950′s. They were used to prevent audio overshoots by managing sudden signals changes. From today’s perspective, and compared to brickwall limiters, they are rather slow and should be seen as more of...

#Musicproduction: Variety Of Sound releases #free “ThrillseekerVBL – Vintage Broadcast Limiter” plug-in for Windows

#Musicproduction: eaReckon releases "MIDI Polysher" and "Ferret 4x4" v1.1.0 for Windows and Mac OS X (Free)

This series is based on the ANALOG87 series which features a set of 6 high quality analog-style VST and AU effects for Windows and Mac OSX. Instead of just providing a limited demo of the ANALOG87 series, eaReckon would like to offer fully working free plugins using the same engine.
These plugins are not only easy to use, they sound good too. Even though some of the controls of the ANALOG 87 versions have been stripped out, you will find they will have a useful place in your virtual rack.

#Musicproduction: eaReckon releases "MIDI Polysher" and "Ferret 4x4" v1.1.0 for Windows and Mac OS X (Free)