Where should I post audio for class?

Where you post audio depends on what you want to do with it. Wherever you post it, however, the same three steps will be common to all sites: choose the site, upload the audio file, share a link. What you should know… How to Post How to Share Google Drive St. Mark’s is a “Google…

Import Audio Files into Audacity

tl;dr File > Import > Audio More complete version: Be thoughtful about how you use media that you did not create. And be aware that not every kind of audio file can be imported into Audacity. The most common types of audio files that you should look for are WAV and MP3 files, although AIFF files…

GarageBand

What is it? GarageBand is an audio-editing and publishing tool. You can use it to record audio using your laptop’s microphone. Where do I get it? You can download GarageBand from the Mac App Store for $4.99. But check to make sure that it’s not already installed on your computer — most new Macs come…

Audacity

What is it? Audacity is an audio recording and editing app (similar to Garageband, but available on both Mac OS and Windows). You can use it to record audio using your laptop’s microphone. Where do I get it? You can download Audacity for free. What do I do with it? You can record and edit…

What do I need to know about shooting video footage?

Many of us have shot video footage informally in the past. But, if you’re trying to shoot video for a project, there are a few questions that you should ask yourself… Environment Sound. Am I shooting in a quiet place, so that the only audio I’m recording is the audio I want to be recording? (Because it…