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.

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…

Review: Antlion Audio XLR Power Converter vs VXLR+

Review: Antlion Audio XLR Power Converter vs VXLR+

Antlion Audio recently introduced its new US$24.95 XLR Power Converter which now directly competes with RØDE’s US$25 VXLR+ which I reviewed in 2017. The two…

RØDE team members granted two US patents for firsts in microphone technology

RØDE team members granted two US patents for firsts in microphone technology

Australian pro audio company RØDE Microphones announced that two of its team members have recently received US patents through their ingenious work at RØDE. Technical Engineering Manager Luke…

Underwater Panasonic Lumix TS7 4K action camera vs  FT7

Underwater Panasonic Lumix TS7 4K action camera vs FT7

Thanks to José Antunes (who also writes for ProVideo Coalition magazine), I became aware of this new pair of underwater 4K UHD cameras which cost ±US$450 and both have…