Skip to main content

The Future Of Pro Tools with Pro Tools Expert - Monday, June 13 at RSPE


Mike Thornton, Editor of Pro Tools Expert makes a special visit to RSPE Audio to share his thoughts on 'The Future of Pro Tools' on June 13th from 9:30am to 11am PDT.

At this short address he will be sharing his insights on a changing industry and how he believes this will affect the future of the industry standard Pro Tools and those who use it. There will also be a chance to catch up with Mike and other Pro Tools professionals.

Limited spaces (and coffee), head to Pro Tools Expert to reserve your spot.

Comments

Stan said…
This is a good idea to have this. I'll leave you with some things to discuss in case I cannot make the event.

With all the new DAWs out there, some of them free that rival ProTools, I've read many on the Internet calling ProTools a dinosaur that still lives because of its foot hold on the studio system. So to Speak.
If this is true then, you, we, all who use the software may be falling behind some of the other musicians in the world with you, our, only being still in the lead due to our direct contact and working relationship with the studios, and their continued use of the software.

The other point that comes to mind is that the studios continue to pour money into the software and hardware without looking forward. You might think 'well, it's their money'. Yes but their continued expense drives up their production costs and eventually they will cut corners meaning that you will not work because of the expense of ProTools amoungst other things.

Using the DAW Zynewave Podium as an example, you can all see that the DAW equals ProTools on every level except for a few minor things. Looking at those things nd comparing the cost of ProTools versus Podium, with it being $59.00 for the full version, to save you jobs ProTools should be replaced with something that need not force the studios to overlook your services.

There's more but I'll bring those questions to you if I make the event.
Jeff Sepeta said…
My Pro Tools 11 license isn't working and I'm not sure I'm willing to commit another $350 to Avid for version 12 because I think they're managed terribly, and I don't understand their vision for keeping Pro Tools alive. They took far too many years to make Pro Tools 64-bit compatible, and have a cavalier attitude about charging their customers double what other companies do for upgrades -- while their upgrades usually offer less than what the community of active users is asking for in a new release. Given Avid's treatment of their customers, maybe they deserve to fail.
Joey said…
Is this going to be available to watch online?

Popular posts from this blog

Smart Post chooses Dual-Operator Avid S6s For Two New Mix Stages

Smart Post Sound is the most highly awarded post production sound company in the business. Its dedication to sonic perfection has earned the company no less than 15 Emmy Awards, 35 MPSE Golden Reel Awards and many more throughout its history. A recent expansion saw Smart Post Sound add two new sound stages and four brand new Avid S6 control surfaces to its facilities.President Joe Melody recently spoke to RSPE Audio Solutions, and shared the secret to the company's success.

Dolby Atmos Production Suite Free 30-Day Demo

Get a Free 30-Day Demo of Dolby Atmos Production Suite The Powerful, affordable tools that let you produce immersive Dolby Atmos mixes in Pro Tools. Dolby Atmos Production Suite brings Dolby Atmos content creation to the masses! This software suite includes the Dolby Atmos renderer, Dolby Atmos Panner Plug-in, and Dolby Atmos VR Spherical Panner Plug-in. With Atmos Production Suite you can edit and premix content for a larger Dolby Atmos session—and do it all on the go with just a laptop and headphones instead of tying up your A-room or dub stage.
These tools give sound editors, mixers, designers, and VR content creators working in Pro Tools a complete solution for creating immersive Dolby Atmos experiences. 
Try Out Dolby Atmos Production Suite Free for 30 Days*!
Dolby Atmos Production Suite FeaturesAllows monitoring of content on your Mac without the need for additional hardwareProvides editorial and premix functionality for film and TV content, along with a complete end-to-end wor…

Avid Release Pro Tools 2018.7 Update

Avid has just announced the release of Pro Tools 2018.7, which is available now in your myavid account. This new Pro Tools update adds new features to all three tiers of Pro Tools that improve workflow, speed and efficiency for both music and audio post customers. It will be available to new customers, current subscribers, and users with an active upgrade plan.

What’s New in Pro Tools 2018 Search to Access the Plug-ins and Busses You Need Forget scrolling through lengthy menus to find the plug-in or bus you need. With tag-like search capabilities integrated into the Inserts, Sends, Inputs, and Outputs menus, you can simply start typing and Pro Tools will instantly display all matching items, enabling you to assign VIs, effects, and busses much faster than before.


Speed Up With Multi-item Menu Selections Pro Tools now makes it easy to select multiple items in a menu in one fell swoop to boost your workflow speed. Control-click (Mac) or Start-click (Windows) on a track Insert, Send, or…