David Bode
Dave Bode is the leading expert on video and audio production in the upstate NY area. Working as a camera operator, editor, inventor, motion graphics designer, recording engineer, and studio musician, he truly is the Production Swiss Army Knife. Dave has created content for VH1 and Discovery Networks as well as inspirational videos that have been seen by millions. In early 2011, Dave started his own business (BODEMEDIA.TV) helping people create great looking videos.
Tutorials
  • Music & Audio
    Working with Multiple MIDI Items in ReaperWorking with multiple midi items in reaper 400
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    In this tutorial we will explore some tools that you can use to edit multiple MIDI items in Reaper. We will look at the benefits of using the track list and the media item views in the MIDI edit window and go over some other useful shortcuts to help your workflow.Read More…
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    Explore Kuass' Amplifikation One Amp PluginKuass amplifikation one 400
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    In this tutorial, we will look an excellent guitar amp plugin called Amplifikation One from Kuassa. We will explore the tonal possibilities by walking through the distortion modules, amplifier head models, cabinets, and microphone options.Read More…
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    Expand Your Sonic Palette with Voices of RaptureExpand your sonic palette with voices of rapture 400
    In this tutorial, we will take a look at using a Kontakt library called Voices of Rapture: The Soprano by SOUNDIRON. We will demo a bunch of patches and then look at some examples using this library. To help better use some of the phrase based patches we will check out a technique for automatically transcribing the audio and writing MIDI data. This is a great way to visually see the content in a particular phrase patch and it makes it a lot easier to use the patch for composing.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Beef Up Acoustic Guitars with WavesFactory's StrumGTR AcousticBeef up acoustic guitars with strumgtr 400
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    In this tutorial we look at how to beef up a recorded acoustic guitar track by using a VI guitar. In this case we will be using WavesFactory's StrumGTR Acoustic. We will go over how to program the MIDI and think about strum patterns to get the most out of this simple but effective Kontakt library.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Expand Your Sonic Palette with Olympus ElementsOlympus elements tutorial 400
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    In this tutorial, we will take a look at SOUNDIRON's Olympus Elements Choir Kontakt Library. We will check out the main patches in the library and look at some tips to make it easy to use. We will be looking at three short example tracks that use the library and talk about some sequencing and programming things to keep in mind to get the most out of this library!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Shotgun Microphone 101Shotgun microphones 101 400
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    In this tutorial we will be talking about shotgun microphones. We will talk about what a shotgun microphone is and how they work. We will also look at some common usages and talk about some uncommon applications where a shotgun mic can be the right tool.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Expand Your Sonic Palette with High School DrumcorpsHigh school drumcorps 400
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    iIn this tutorial we will walk through a Kontakt drum library from SOUNDIRON called High School Drumcorps. We will demo a bunch of patches to figure out how you might use these in different projects. We will also take a look at a short drum cadence and check out a few ways to use this library and tweak it to get a really big sound.Read More…
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    Expand Your Sonic Palette with Antidrum 2Antidrum 2 tutorial 400
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    In this tutorial we look a Kontakt library from SOUNDIRON called Antidrum 2. We will talk about installing the library, and we will demo a bunch of patches. We will also look at a demo track using only this library, and go over some tweaks to dialing in the more wet samples.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    How to Create Room in Your Mix with TrackSpacerCreating room with trackspacer preview 400
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    In this tutorial we take a look at TrackSpacer by Wavesfactory. TrackSpacer is a simple but super-useful plugin to help create space in a mix by automating the process of equalising one instrument to make more room in the mix for another.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Using WaveFactory’s Classic Rock Drums Part 2: Tweaking and ProcessingClassic rock drums 400
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    In this video we are going to take a look at Classic Rock Drums from WavesFactory. We will pick up where we left off in Part 1, and continue to tweak the kit with MIDI gate triggering. We will see a dramatic difference in the sound of the kit with this processing. We will also get all the routing and processing setup to be a template in Reaper for fast setups in the future!Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Using WaveFactory's Classic Rock Drums Part 1: Installation and SetupClassic rock drums 400
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    In this video we are going to take a look at Classic Rock Drums from WavesFactory. We will look at installing the plugin and getting it setup inside with multi outs for maximum control. Finally, we will check out an interesting way to get more isolation from each microphone by using some clever MIDI routing.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Create Big Cinematic Percussion with Drums of War 2Dowpreview400
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    In this tutorial we will explore Drums of War 2! We will demo the sounds and patches, as well and take a look at how the plugin is set up. We will check out two short examples of this plugin in use on some short cinematic tracks.Read More…