Category Archive: Helpful Resources

Power Load Calculator

Power Load Calculator This tool will help you calculate the load on a circuit to see if it is excessive. You can also calculate the minimum circuit breaker size for the given load. This is very useful when you are in pre-production as you will easily be able to calculate in advance whether or not …

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Record Time Calculators

Audio Storage Calculator Before file-based recording technology was introduced for portable recording, planning storage needs was straight forward—buy enough medium (tape) to cover the recording time. In analog, a 7-inch reel at 7-1/2 ips lasts 33 minutes. A 120 minute DAT tape lasts…120 minutes, whether recorded in mono or stereo. With file-based digital audio recordering, …

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Syncing Dual System Audio in Premiere Pro

Learn how the Multi-Camera feature in Premiere works much better for syncing dual system sound than the old Merge Clips feature. Separately recorded audio can be automatically synced to your video using Audio, Time Code, In/Out points or Markers. Merge Clips requires you to know what clips belong together, it’s slow, it messes with the way …

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