Tag: gear

  • Levelator – for the Lazy

    Don’t have the time or interest to learn about proper mixing? Enter Levelator, a free application for Windows, Mac and Linux. From the Conversations Network website: It’s not a compressor, normalizer or limiter although it contains all three. It’s much more than those tools, and it’s much simpler to use. The UI is dirt-simple: Drag-and-drop […]

  • Additional notes on microphones

    In the previous post on microphones I kind of assumed that you would all sit in the safety of your home while recording your podcast. Funny, it didn’t really struck me until today that some of you might be recording in a lot of different places that are far from ideal. So here you go, […]

  • Microphones – the basics

    If you plan on doing any talking at all in your podcast a microphone is definitely a must. While you might have some crappy old thing lying around (or perhaps a computer with a microphone of it’s own), you will find that a proper microphone increases the quality drastically. For podcasting, I would say that […]