Author Archives: Tarmo Simola


Barefoot Footprint01 Arrived – And They Rock

We just got boxes full of sweet sound goodness from Portland. After quick listening it’s easy to understand what the hype is about – these babies are small but offer astonishingly balanced and deep sound with huge sweet spot. Especially considering the price … Continue reading

Pro Tools Oscar Galore

Once again, Avid Pro Tools was the overwhelmingly preferred DAW for Oscar nominees this year. Best Sound Editing nominees Sylvain Bellemare for Arrival, Wylie Stateman for Deep Water Horizon, Robert Mackenzie and Andy Wright for Hacksaw Ridge and Tom Ozanich for Sully, and Best Sound … Continue reading

Avid MTRX Has Arrived

Avid’s long-awaited, new flaghship audio I/O, the MTRX finally arrived at SEC today. Based on the revolutionary DAD AX32, MTRX delivers incredible sound quality with unparalleled flexibility, making it the ultimate centerpiece of a modern recording or post production studio. With one 2RU … Continue reading

Technical Update 23.2.17

– Pro Tools and Pro Tools HD 12.7.1 are now available for Mac 10.12.2 (Sierra), 10.11.6 (El Capitan), 10.10.5 (Yosemite), 10.9.5 (Mavericks), Windows 10 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit and Windows 7 64-bit, fixing long list of bugs. You’ll find the download on your Avid account … Continue reading

New Barefoot Footprint01 Coming Soon

The new, affordable Footprint01 is Barefoot Sound’s response to evolving modern workflows, making the company’s ultra-high performance technologies available to professionals working in home-based facilities, writing, editing or post production rooms. Considering that Footprint01 costs less than half of the “classic” … Continue reading

Pro Tools 12.7 Available

Avid just released Pro Tools 12.7 with new, mostly music production features including: – Revision History directly in session file – Soundbase for exploring loops – 2GB of loops from Loopmasters – Avid MTRX support – Change fade shapes with … Continue reading

Thank You, Happy Holidays!

A big Thank You for all clients and suppliers for a super busy 2016!  Like every year, instead of sending you postcards or fancy gifts (sorry for that), we donate part of our turnover as a Xmas present for kids around the world. For … Continue reading

SEC Office Closed 24.12.16 – 1.1.17

Our office is closed 24.12.16 – 1.1.17. Customers with support plans can use the designated support numbers in case of emergencies.

Renew Pro Tools Upgrade And Support Plan Now and Save Money

The cheapest way to get Pro Tools updates and bugfixes is to renew your Upgrade and Support plan in time. After your plan expires, you need to buy the much more expensive Reinstatement. The good news is that even if … Continue reading

Technical Update 1.12.16

– Pro Tools 12.6.1 available for Mac OS X 10.9.x (“Mavericks”), Mac OS X 10.10.x (“Yosemite”), Mac OS X 10.11.x (“El Capitan”), and Mac OS X 10.12.x (“Sierra”) and Windows 7 (64-bit), Windows 8.1 (64-bit), and Windows 10 (64-bit). Amongst many bug … Continue reading