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June Meeting: Preliminary Notice

Preliminary Meeting Notice

The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be held on Monday June 4th at 7:30pm

Andy Stewart of The Mill studio (and CX Magazine columnist) will give us his experiences and opinions on a range of recording, mixing, and mastering topics.

Further details will follow shortly.

Meeting Report: April 2018 Digital Audio Interfaces

Vice Chair Paolo Menolotto welcomed all to the meeting and before Steve Lincoln-Smith gave the main presentation on Digital Audio Interfaces, he introduced AES Member Alec Graham to give a brief introduction to the recent update to the ANSI/Infocomm Audio Coverage Uniformity (ACU) standard for the AV Industry. Continue reading “Meeting Report: April 2018 Digital Audio Interfaces” »

Meeting Notice: April 2018 Digital Audio Interfaces

Meeting Notice

The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be on Monday 9th April at 7:30pm.

Steve Lincoln-Smith, MD of Innovative Music Australia, will present on

Format Wars in 2018 with Digital Audio Interfaces

Steve will be discussing the merits of USB, Firewire and the growth of the IP Ethernet-based systems. He will provide some practical examples using a selection of Focusrite and RME Audio Interfaces and associated software running during the evening.
This will be a chance to get a look into the present and the future of conversion and transport of audio on modern digital platforms.
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Acoustic/Audio Measurement Webinar

One of our AES members has forwarded details to me of a series of audio webinars, which are currently running

They are being presented by Head Acoustics, and cover a range of audio/acoustic testing processes.
I present their link here FYI, without endorsing it in any way.
http://www.head-acoustics.de/eng/training_center_telecom_webinars.htm

As far as I can see they are at no charge, only requiring you give them an email address and other trivial information.
Hmmm I wonder if the email address headspam@gmail.com is taken yet…

Meeting Report: Feb 2018 MCEC Tour

On Monday February 12th, eighteen members and guests of the AES Melbourne Section visited the Melbourne Convention Centre where Infrastructure and Equipment Manager Michael Walker gave us a tour of the complex.

Greeting us at the Convention Centre foyer, Michael gave us a short rundown of the history of the Centre, and an overview of the areas we would be visiting tonight.
We then moved on to the Master Control Room, where Michael gave us a run-through of the operation of this room in overseeing all technical operations.

Michael Walker describing the Master Control operation – photo Rod Staples

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