Ian Shepherd

Ian Shepherd - Mastering and Production Advice Videos. If you want to know how to master your recording properly

LUFS – the new Loudness Units. What do they mean ? How to read...

Want to know more about the new LUFS?? This discussion describes how to read one of the new LUFS loudness meters, and what it means for any...

Mastering EQ – make music sound louder, with LESS compression and limiting

Learn about Mastering EQ with Ian Shepherd. EQ is a great tool in a DAW which makes the music sound louder with less compression and limiting. While...

Ian Shepherd Mastering Engineer discusses Dynamic Range

A outline talk about the issues surrounding dynamic range and new legislation affecting broadcast and eventaully all music media. With good audio examples.

How to make a song louder with Mastering

Learn more about Mastering.  The songs are made louder by using compressor, EQ and limiting on the track without making the track sound crushed or distorted. Often...

MTM114 Pro-Techniques: Ian Shepherd on Metering & Mastering

Ian Shepherd talks about a new home mastering course he launched that helps people get better result in their mixes. He answers the queries of the students...

Clipping – digital versus analogue, and limiting

Want to know more about Clipping? Ian Shepherd says Clipping is when a digital signal is pushed and passed zero db in the scale. For example taking...