Audio

Audio @ StoryLab

Welcome to the Audio Booth at StoryLab!

Here you can make use of professional sound mixers, microphones, and headphones to help you tell your story in the way you want. Use this space for podcasting, to record a voiceover or narration, or to craft a musical track, or other project for one inside our sound-proof booth.

Need more time to edit your recordings? Try booking a Creation Station to perfect your sound with software like Pro Tools, Adobe Audition, Audacity, and others. 

Be prepared

  1. Get your project down to a set of needs you can post in our booking request form.  If you are just curious what our space is we have monthly events and tour opportunities, sign up for one of those or email us at storylab@nvdpl.ca for more information
  2. If you want to learn about videomaking check out our collections of suggested books, our recommended videos and our local related partners in digital creativity in and around North Vancouver. 

Getting Started

Steps to Capturing an Audio Story

 

 

Available Equipment (Booth only)

Shure SM7B Studio Microphones
Studio-quality cardioid microphone with a wide dynamic range. Perfect for musicians, streamers, podcasters, and other content creators.

Focusrite Scarlett 2i2-3 Audio Interface
Versatile 2-in/2-out USB recording interface features two Focusrite preamps and many other features.

Audio-Technica ATH-M30x Headphones
Closed-back, over-ear professional headphones featuring 40mm drivers. Individually Bookable.

Behringer X-Touch DAW Controller
Easy-to-use and feature-packed multimedia controller. 

 

Software for Recording, Digitizing and Editing Digital Audio (Booth and Creation Stations)

Pro Tools
Advanced audio recording and mastering.
User Guide | Tutorials

Adobe Audition
Advanced audio recording, mixing, and restoration.
User Guide Tutorials | Training

Audacity
Easy-to-use, multi-track audio editor and recorder.
User Guide | Tutorials

GarageBand
Easy-to-use digital audio workstation for music production.
Support | Tutorials

 

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