Useful links and resources
Access solutions and Mailing Lists
Pro Tools Access Group, Google
Flow Tools: Pro Tools Access
Mac only. An add on to Pro Tools to aid voiceover access. http://flotools.org/
KK Access https://kk-access.com/
Accessability solution for TotalMix software for RME products.
JAWS Scripts for Reaper, Sound Forge Pro and Sound Forge Audio Studio v4 to v16.
Samplitude Access: YouTube channel
A variety of video and audio based tutorials aimed at the visually impaired.
Kraznet: YouTube channel
(Not specifically for VIs, but useful)
All things Samplitude...
Waves: video tutorials
A helpful series of videos on Waves plug ins and general techniques.
A useful series of blog articles on all matters pro audio.
DPA: Microphone Dictionary
A useful resource when you're unsure of terminology relating to microphones.
Sound Devices: audio recording calculator
A useful resource to help you find out how big a given audio file would be.
Focusrite: Optimising your PC for Audio on Windows 10
A useful resource to help you make the most of your PC.
Sound on Sound
An amazing resource of reviews, technical articles and advice.
Industry Resources, VI relevant
Blind Producers and Accessible Digital Audio Production
Some useful careers advice, though the project seems to have folded. http://www.blindproducers.org/
Software and hardware manufacturers
Magix: Samplitude and Sound Forge
Avid: Pro Tools
Mac only for an accessible version.
Mac only, access with VoiceOver
UK Telephone: 01494 462246
Pro Sound Effects
GAC Pro Audio
Gear for Music
Red Dog Music