Your own Podcast Channel

The Aalto Studios A Pod let’s your record and edit your own Podcast episodes, but where do you host your channel? Where do you publish the episodes so that Apple Podcasts, Spotify and the others can pick them up? We have just the thing, the https://podcast.aalto.fi service, with built-in Web Studio consultation and help. Coming …

How to record on the iMac

While the RØDECaster interface lets you record directly to an SD Card all by itself, you can get more fine grained control using audio software. And maybe you just don’t have that SD Card. The A Pod iMac has a collection of different software, as people have preferences. This document looks at recording using Audio …

Record a Podcast Episode

Either by yourself, with a guest or with people calling in via Skype and other messaging apps. The A Pod let’s you record from one or many sources simultaneously, and has software for editing both the audio and episode metadata at hand. The Web Studio here at Aalto Studios can help you set up an …

A Pod Hardware and Software

This is a document in progress and some areas will appear empty. The A Pod is a great place for recording and quickly editing audio content, and even webcam style video. Here’s a breakdown of available tools: The Pod Itself An acoustically dampened 3,5 m² Smartblock pod with two seats, or one wheelchair spot (verify). …

How to get your files to go?

The A Pod has two options for locally recording sound; either using just the RØDECaster interface direct to your memory card or using audio software on the iMac. Some services, such as Panopto, record directly to server so no transfer of files is needed. Find out more about Panopto from the Aalto OPIT Panopto documentation. …

Remote Keynote Presentation

Don’t have the time or willingness to travel? Have your speech and slideshow happen live from our campus to the audience on the other side of the globe. Reserve enough time for planning, so the platform and it’s interactive features can be researched and tested together with the hosting event organization well before the presentation. …

Join a Video Call

Need to sound good on Zoom? Want to mix in graphics with your Teams call? Perhaps you’ve been invited to offer your views on the evening news, live from Otaniemi. Make yourself comfortable in our dedicated space and look your best using our simple lighting and sound setup. The upcoming User Guides will guide you …

Interview

Sit down with someone, hit Record and off you go. We’ve streamlined the process so you don’t even need to use a computer for this one. These User Guides guide you through the process.

Narration or Voiceover

One person and a microphone; record spoken word directly to your memory card using the Røde Control Surface. These User Guides guide you through the process.