Now that you have your microphone, it is time to test your recording set up and improve the audio quality. First, make sure you have plugged in your microphone and have installed Skype, ECamm Call Recorder (Mac only – try Pamela for PC), Audacity and LAME MP3 Encoder (which will let us export the episode as a compressed MP3 file from […]
Topics include equipment, editing an episode, improving audio quality, pre-show preparation and tips for an engaging interview.
The first time I use the noise reduction featured in audacity I was amazed how great it made me sound! It can really make you sound pro. When recording you sometimes don’t know that there is a slight hiss in the background and noise reduction feature in audacity will help remove that.
A way to capture your podcast is to use Skype with Ecamm Call Recorder. This video will show you how to export that sound so you can use it in audacity.
Sometimes when you capture your audio it is too soft but don’t worry there is ways that you can fix that in Audacity using the amplifier feature.