Born in Connecticut, United States, Allan Tépper is a bilingual consultant, multi-title author, tech journalist, translator, and language activist who has been working with professional video since the eighties. Since 1994, Tépper has been consulting both end-users and manufacturers through his Florida company. Via TecnoTur, Tépper has been giving video tech seminars in several South Florida’s universities and training centers, and in a half dozen Latin American countries, in their native language. Tépper has been a frequent radio/TV guest on several South Florida, Guatemalan, and Venezuelan radio and TV stations. As a certified ATA (American Translators Association) translator, Tépper has translated and localized dozens of advertisements, catalogs, software, and technical manuals for the Spanish and Latin American markets. He has also written many contracted white papers for tech manufacturers. Over the past 18 years, Tépper’s articles have been published or quoted in more than a dozen magazines, newspapers, and electronic media in Latin America. Since 2008, Allan Tépper’s articles have been published frequently –in English– in ProVideo Coalition magazine, and since 2014, he is is the director of CapicúaFM.com. His website is AllanTépper.com.

RØDE SC6-L: a game-changer for compact 2-track recording on iOS devices

RØDE SC6-L: a game-changer for compact 2-track recording on iOS devices

Although I have not yet received a review unit, I can already feel that RØDE’s recently announced US$79 RØDE SC6-L is likely to become a…

Review: Zoom SSH-6 (stereo) shotgun microphone for in-field interviews and more

Review: Zoom SSH-6 (stereo) shotgun microphone for in-field interviews and more

This article review is mostly about the Zoom SSH-6 (stereo) shotgun microphone (with mono mode), and partially about the Zoom H5 recorder. It’s also about how I have…

<em>BeyondPodcasting</em>: James Cridland, international issues, Google Podcasts + much more

BeyondPodcasting: James Cridland, international issues, Google Podcasts + much more

On BeyondPodcasting episode 5, Allan Tépper converses with James Cridland, Radio futurologist and editor of Podnews.net, aka “the James Bond of both conventional radio and the new radio…

Hybrid review: RØDE M5 microphone with a “foreign” accessory for voice/vocal

Hybrid review: RØDE M5 microphone with a “foreign” accessory for voice/vocal

There are many reviews of the Australian RØDE M5 microphone, but all for instrumental or choral applications. That’s why I decided to try it for more typical voice…

<em>BeyondPodcasting 4</em>: Adobe Project Rush, LumaFusion & more with Cielo de la Paz

BeyondPodcasting 4: Adobe Project Rush, LumaFusion & more with Cielo de la Paz

On BeyondPodcasting episode 4, Allan Tépper converses with Cielo de la Paz (in English) about Adobe’s new Project Rush cross-platform app, how it compares with LumaFusion and…

<em>BeyondPodcasting 3</em>: Audio plugins + more, with Chris Curran

BeyondPodcasting 3: Audio plugins + more, with Chris Curran

In BeyondPodcasting episode 3, Allan Tépper discusses audio plugins and more with Chris Curran of Podcast Engineering School. Ahead you’ll get to hear the entire episode and see…

4th of July—How video tech would have varied if…

4th of July—How video tech would have varied if…

If the British Colonists in the territory now called the United States hadn’t revolted against Britain, in addition to preventing the death of ≈32 thousand lives and ≈six thousand…

1TB cloud storage for under US$70/year, or 5TB for US$30 more

1TB cloud storage for under US$70/year, or 5TB for US$30 more

Whether you are seeking, already using or needing to expand your online cloud storage, price is an important factor. I am talking about services like DropBox and Google Drive, which…

Google Podcasts app: They got it 99% right this time.

Google Podcasts app: They got it 99% right this time.

For many on-demand online audio shows that choose to syndicate as a podcast (RSS subscription), Google dropped the ball in 2012 when it killed its own Google Listen app…

Adobe Project Rush: pro mobile/cross-device editing software

Adobe Project Rush: pro mobile/cross-device editing software

Last week I attended the online Adobe press conference regarding its new Project Rush video editing software. I am intrigued at its power, cross-device and inter-device sharing, which…