Build Your Own Home Studio (With Practical Examples)

Learn how to setup a mini-studio in your home or office, and start churning out pro-quality videos, podcasts & music.
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  • Lectures 22
  • Length 4 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 8/2015 English

Course Description

Are you trying to create better videos, podcasts, screencasts, or even record your own music? Nothing gets you to the next level like having your own home studio!

In this course, I skip all the technical jargon and give you practical examples of how to plan, design, modify and profit from your own mini-studio, regardless of whether you do it at home or in your office.

Throughout this course, I will guide you step-by-step in understanding how the professionals do it, and help you pick up the most useful tips for building your own recording studio, video studio, music studio or photopgrahpy studio.

What are the requirements?

  • You do not need any technical skills, but it will help if you have tried to create your own videos without a studio
  • Building a studio is going to cost you money. I show you how to minimize your investment by choosing products that give you the best bang for for your buck
  • I do not cover D.I.Y stuff, becasue I am not very good at that. However, I do help you find external resources on it. Just ask the question.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand the key elements of creating a home recording studio
  • Get insights into affordable, effective lighting solutions that a perfect for smaller spaces
  • Get an overview of lighting techniques that the professionals use, and how to replicate it at a lower cost
  • Select, research and get the optimial lighting to light up your subjects & creating more engaging videos
  • Select, research and get the best audio recording & production tools so you can sound your best
  • Understand more advanced studio production techniques like green screen, music recording and much more

What is the target audience?

  • YouTube marketers who want to create better "talking head" videos and get more views
  • Internet marketers who want to create stunning sales pitches with perfect audio and pleasant video

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Course Introduction & Materials
05:50

Already trying to create your own podcasts, videos or music? Here's why having a cozy little studio in your home can help you get to the next level.

04:20

My recommendations for getting the most out of this course.

05:05

Mo money mo results? Not really. You can start small and scale up if really required.

90 pages

The complete slides in PDF including links to all the resources mentioned or explained in the course.

Section 2: Planning, Designing & Modifying Your Studio
04:38

Location, location, location. Selecting a good space to build your studio is the most important thing you'll have to do.

05:14

Don't let the door hit your pretty face (or your expensive equipment) when you want to get into or leave your studio.

04:07

Follow the light and you will gain new clarity when recording videos.

07:44

Hello... Hello... Helllloo.. Ouch lets get rid of that nasty echo!

08:09

Let's get rid of unwanted echo by padding the walls of your studio. It can even make your studio look more cool!

04:04

Someone said foam?

2 questions

Test your understanding of the various elements to get better audio in your home studio.

Section 3: Getting Better Audio & Audio Equipment
06:37

Get started with a low budget, but still get high-quality audio in your studio.

10:06

Are you a podcaster, or are you trying to create better screencast videos? This microphone might be what you need.

05:46

Investing in a lavalier microphone is your best bet if you do a variety of stuff in your studio.

06:34

Moving around a lot means you'll need an audio capture device that moves with you.

Section 4: Getting Better Lighting & Lighting Equipment
08:50

With just three lights, you can get a really good look for your videos.

10:03

Getting a softbox is essential to light up your subject (you?) and create better videos.

08:30

Let's dissect a softbox and understand what makes it work, as well as what you need to look out for when buying a softbox.

07:07

L.E.D lights are supposed to be energy-efficient & last ages. Myth or reality?

Section 5: Recording Better Video & Video Equipment
08:38

Don't want to display the contents of your nostril to your audience? Then you have to position your laptop correctly when using the built-in HD webcam.

04:50

No built-in webcam? No worry. There are tons of external HD webcams you can buy that records great videos easily.

Section 6: Advanced Studio Techniques for Recording Video
05:38

Basics of recording videos with green screen / chromakey.

10:02

Bigger is not always better! Choosing the right type of green screen can help you save money and avoid frustration..

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Instructor Biography

Gobala Krishnan, Digital Marketing Expert, SAAS Advisor & Startup CEO

I built my first money-making website in 2001 with no help. In the past 15 years, I have made over $396,000 selling ebooks, courses, workshops, templates, software, and platforms.

I am an expert in affiliate marketing, niche marketing, website building, WordPress, copywriting, e-commerce and SEO. I have a passion in teaching others how to start, manage and succeed with an online business.

Recently, I have also been experimenting with video production, photography, and creating online tutorials for free and via places like Udemy.

Through my company, Kash Media, we own popular marketing platforms like LinkTrackr, Shorty, Nichify and Heylo. 

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