Hiring a Mac in Sheffield is ideal for those that are looking for a reliable and well functioning machine. This is especially important if you need equipment for the recording or live playback of music at an event or session. Macs hold several technical advantages over PCs when it comes to recording these are mainly the overall simplicity of the interface and lack of recurring crashes or viruses. With this in mind here are a few tips on using mac hire in Sheffield for creative music purposes.
Firstly if you’re working in a studio or need to set up somewhere for mobile recordings a Mac can be used alongside equipment such as audio compressors, mixing desks, PA systems and microphones. A Mac will essentially be the epicentre of your audio recording experience, therefore it is essential that it performs well.
There are many high quality audio recording software solutions available for Macs ranging from built in compressors and VST instruments to full recording suites. Programs such as Cubase offer many solutions for recording live and several pre-loaded synth sounds and effects. For more straight laced recording Adobe Audition and Soundbooth offer superb solutions and tools. Audition also features tools such as pitch shift, noise removal and the ability to change the entire waveform of a sound. This is especially useful for live video playback and editing the soundtrack of film or TV.
Lastly, when hiring a Mac in Sheffield for audio recording purposes it is vital that you ensure you choose a suitable space. Hiring studio space is advisable as it will almost always be soundproof which will avoid noise pollution both within and outside of the studio. If you do have noise interference however audio recording packages do offer tools to remove this and a good microphone can help to avoid the need for noise removal in the first place.