Digidesign announced the launch of its new, online monthlyeducational magazine aimed at both the beginner and professional ProTools user. The mag can be found at www.digidesign.com/digizine.
"DigiZine is a place where readers can learn not only who is usingPro Tools, but how they are using it," said Dusty DiMercurio,DigiZine's editor. "Pro Tools is a deep program, and having severaldifferent perspectives from professionals really shows the diversity ofthe system and how users in differing industries are taking advantageof its capabilities in their own unique ways to produce audio."
Each month, DigiZine will feature a cover story on a high-profilePro Tools user, as well as three Pro Techniques interviews whereprofessionals share some of their favorite Pro Tools tips andtechniques. DigiZine will also feature: Hard Disk Life monthly column,written by Charles Dye, Grammy-winning engineer/mixer/producer; LE BootCamp monthly column, which features basic training for those new to ProTools, and is written by Joe Gore; and, beginning in June, Greg Geddes,co-owner and chief engineer of Novastar Post (Hollywood), will beginsharing his expertise on how to use Pro Tools for post-production. Alsoincluded will be Tech Talk, a section dedicated to the tech aspects ofdigital recording, Net Working, stories and info about using theInternet as a resource for audio production, and Centerfold: Plug-In ofthe Month, where Joe Gore will profile a different Pro Toolsplug-in.