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iZotope RX 3 Explained®

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Introduction

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    Tutorial 1

    Introduction

    3:38

    In this video Mike outlines why applications like iZotope RX 3 are needed in an increasing noisy world with examples of the kinds of problems iZotope RX 3 can be used for. Mike also covers the different formats RX3 comes in, RX 3 or RX 3 Advanced; plug-in or Stand Alone.

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    Tutorial 2

    User Interface

    13:28

    Mike goes through the key parts of the graphical user interface and tools in iZotope RX 3.

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    Tutorial 3

    Waveform and Spectrogram Display

    13:15

    In this video Mike explains how to understand and interpret the waveform and spectrogram display in iZotope RX 3.

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    Tutorial 4

    Settings

    12:48

    Mike shows how to configure RX 3 with your interface and how to use and reconfigure keyboard shortcuts.

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    Tutorial 5

    Recording into RX 3

    3:54

    Join Mike as he takes you through a new feature in RX 3 where you can record audio directly into RX 3.

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    Tutorial 6

    Saving Files

    4:56

    Mike demonstrates using the new RX 3 document format and the RX 3 Advanced feature to export history as an XML file.

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    Tutorial 7

    Markers and Regions

    5:04

    In this video Mike shows how to use markers and regions in RX 3 to help navigate around projects.

Treating Noisy Audio

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    Tutorial 8

    Denoise Pt. 1

    14:34

    Mike explains and demonstrates the Denoise module in action by cleaning up a hissy recording.

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    Tutorial 9

    Denoise Pt. 2

    10:18

    In this video Mike explains and demonstrates the features of the Denoise module that are only available in RX 3 Advanced including the Adaptive mode and the Advanced Settings.

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    Tutorial 10

    Denoise Pt. 3

    9:21

    Mike shows how to use the Denoiser as a plug-in in Pro Tools.

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    Tutorial 11

    Dialog Denoiser

    5:07

    Mike shows how to use the new Dialog Denoiser in RX3 Advanced to treat audio in real time with no latency as a plug-in in Pro Tools.

Treating Distortion

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    Tutorial 12

    Distortion Pt. 1

    6:25

    In this video Mike explains and demonstrates the Declip module in action with an overloaded recording on a speedboat.

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    Tutorial 13

    Distortion Pt. 2

    4:16

    Mike shows how to use the Declick and Deconstruct modules to reduce other kinds of distortion.

Treating Hum and Buzz

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    Tutorial 14

    Remove Hum Pt. 1

    12:16

    In this video Mike explains and demonstrates the Remove Hum module in action with a file that has nearly as much hum as wanted signal.

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    Tutorial 15

    Remove Hum Pt. 2

    5:25

    Mike explains and demonstrates using the Denoise module to clean up the same recording he used with the Remove Hum module.

Spectral Repair

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    Tutorial 16

    Spectral Repair Pt. 1

    12:29

    In this video Mike gives an overview of how to use the Spectral Repair module.

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    Tutorial 17

    Spectral Repair Pt. 2

    11:29

    Mike demonstrates the Spectral Repair module in action treating sudden sounds like whistles in a concert, bike bells, camera shutter sounds and mic pops.

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    Tutorial 18

    Spectral Repair Pt. 3

    7:15

    Mike shows how to use Spectral Repair as a plug-in in Pro Tools.

Restoration

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    Tutorial 19

    Vinyl

    7:40

    In this video Mike explains and demonstrates the Declick and Decrackle module in action with a very scratched vinyl record.

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    Tutorial 20

    Tape

    13:37

    Mike shows how to use the Channel Operations module and the Denoise module to fix a poor quality recording with azimuth and noise problems.

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    Tutorial 21

    Clicks

    4:36

    Watch as Mike shows other uses for the Declick module removing mouth clicks, and clicks from excessive use of a plectrum on Bass and acoustic guitar.

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    Tutorial 22

    Dereverb

    10:16

    Mike explores how to use the new RX 3 Advanced Deverb module to treat recordings made in different reverberant spaces.

The Deconstruct Module

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    Tutorial 23

    Deconstruct

    5:48

    In this video Mike explains and demonstrates that the RX 3 Advanced Deconstruct module is great for sound design as well as restoration by separating the breath and wind sounds from the tonal sounds in a flute recording and then separating the different components in a clock chiming.

Signal Processing Modules

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    Tutorial 24

    Gain

    3:17

    In this video Mike explains and demonstrates the Gain module in action adjusting the gain of a clip and adding a fade in and fade out too.

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    Tutorial 25

    EQ

    7:17

    Mike explains and demonstrates the EQ module in action showing the different types of EQ and how they affect the sound.

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    Tutorial 26

    Channel Operations Pt. 1

    10:03

    In this video Mike explores and demonstrates the Mixing and Phase tabs in the Channel Operations module.

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    Tutorial 27

    Channel Operations Pt. 2

    5:16

    In this video Mike explains the RX 3 Advanced feature for Center Channel Extraction.

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    Tutorial 28

    Spectrum Analyser

    7:13

    Mike explains and demonstrates the Spectrum Analyser module in action in their different modes.

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    Tutorial 29

    Plug-In Hosting

    8:03

    Mike shows the Plug-in Hosting module in action by processing a file using Nectar inside iZotope RX 3.

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    Tutorial 30

    Time and Pitch

    13:30

    Mike explains and demonstrates the RX3 Advanced Time and Pitch module in action by pitch shifting a male voice and how to change the intonation and create vari-speed effects with the Time & Pitch module.

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    Tutorial 31

    Resample - Advanced Only

    6:27

    In this video Mike explains and demonstrates the Resample module in action by taking a 192 KHz sample rate file and down sampling it down to 44.1KHz and handling the aliasing.

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    Tutorial 32

    Dither

    8:32

    In this final video, Mike explains and demonstrates the Dither module in action, why Dither is important and how to reduce the bit depth of a file correctly.

iZotope RX 3, the next generation of sound repair and restoration software has arrived! RX 3 master Mike Thornton (Mr RX It) reveals every feature and function of this in-depth industry standard solution, and shows RX 3 in action on real-world audio examples for a complete understanding of the RX 3 package. Wether you use the regular or "Advanced" version, this is the most comprehensive RX 3 video series available, so learn it right the first time, or just take your existing knowledge to the next level.

Mike begins with the important basics of RX 3 as well as common uses for the software suite. Mike covers all the different display modes, setting up your interface with RX 3, recording directly into RX 3 and how to save files and use markers and regions. Next, Mike takes you through how to treat noisy audio, distortion, hum and buzz, using spectral repair to deal with annoying noises, as well as restoration techniques for recording on vinyl or tape.

Mike covers how to use the RX 3 plug-ins in your favourite DAW as well as the brand new modules in RX3 Advanced - Dereverb and Dialog Denoiser modules and plug-ins. along the way, Mike goes deep into the "Deconstruct Module" showing you how it's great for both sound design and restoration alike. Wrapping up the series, Mike explains all of the different signal processing utility modules all with audio examples, so you know and hear just what each of them can do.

If you're new to RX 3 or just want to understand it inside out, spend some time with "Mr RX It" Mike Thornton, he'll show you all you need to know and then some... Watch "iZotope RX 3

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1. When did you start dabbling in music?

I started working with sound doing the theatre productions at school when I was around 14, putting together sound effects tapes for plays and also doing the lighting, completely self taught.

2. What training have you had?

I served an apprenticeship at Marconi's in Essex, England, home of the inventor of radio. I have an ONC & HNC in Electronics and then became their audio test and development engineer.

3. When did you get into recording?

When I was at school but I got a lot more serious when I was in Essex becoming chief Engineer of Hospital Radio Chelmsford, as well as providing sound services for the 'Am Dram' scene in Chelmsford.

4. People you have worked with/for?

Acoustic tracks for The Alarm, albums for Fairground Attraction, whilst I was at Piccadilly Radio in Manchester. Since then I have made so much programming for BBC Radio as well as OBs for ITV in the UK. I was the first person to do a live Dolby Surround transmission in the UK.

5. Why are you so good at training people?

I have been training folk on Pro Tools since it was v2.5. 4 tracks on a good day with a following wind. People say I am patient and can explain techy stuff simply. I am also a media apprenticeship mentor and assessor for a variety of schemes here in Manchester, England where I am based.

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    iZotope RX 2 Explained

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    iZotope RX 3 Explained

    iZotope RX 3, the next generation of sound repair and restoration software has arrived! RX 3 master Mike Thornton (Mr RX It) reveals every feature and function of this in-depth industry standard solution, and shows RX 3 in action on real-world audio examples for a complete understanding of the RX 3 package. Wether you use the regular or "Advanced" version, this is the most comprehensive RX 3 video series available, so learn it right the first time, or just take your existing knowledge to the next level.

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Date published: 2016-12-22