Allan Tépper

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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.

URSA Mini Pro: Blackmagic reveals new audio specs

URSA Mini Pro: Blackmagic reveals new audio specs

After Blackmagic announced its new URSA Mini Pro camera with lower audio noise and flatter frequency response, I asked four detailed questions. They included available gain, noise specs, the possible…

Why I migrated 2 of my domains to Medium.com

Why I migrated 2 of my domains to Medium.com

I just migrated two of my personal domains: AllanTepper.com and AllanTépper.soy from self-hosted WordPress installations to Medium.com. (My other domains remain with WordPress or Sparkle…

Spreaker platform for the new radio: compelling features + my suggestions

Spreaker platform for the new radio: compelling features + my suggestions

Misunderstandings abound regarding the meaning of a “media host” for online radio shows (podcasts and beyond) as opposed to a standard web server. Even when choosing a “media host”, many…

How to pick optics for the new GH5 camera/camcorder

How to pick optics for the new GH5 camera/camcorder

As covered in my prior article (and likely others you will have already read), the new Panasonic GH5 camera/camcorder has unique improvements. Some of them include 4:2:2…

Hindenburg Journalist on sale for under US$2

Hindenburg Journalist on sale for under US$2

As you have probably noticed, I have published several articles about Hindenburg Journalist (Pro), and I also mention it often in other articles like microphone reviews, preamp/A-to-D…

With RINGR, say adiós to Skype for remote recorded audio interviews

With RINGR, say adiós to Skype for remote recorded audio interviews

For years, many audio storytellers have counted on Skype to create remote audio recordings with guests and co-hosts. In fact, I have written several articles about solutions to do…

Vimeo Pro portfolios: How to overcome 2 major deficiencies

Vimeo Pro portfolios: How to overcome 2 major deficiencies

Previously, I covered Vimeo Pro’s portfolios, and how to use your own domain or subdomain (i.e. videos.MyDomain.com) on Vimeo’s servers with your own branding. However…

Say adiós to your CDN? MediaDS from NewTek & Wowza has arrived

Say adiós to your CDN? MediaDS from NewTek & Wowza has arrived

NewTek and Wowza Media Systems just announced the immediate availability of MediaDS, a real-time media encoding and live streaming video delivery system. MediaDS is a hardware and software solution…

Panasonic Lumix GH5 goes 4:2:2/10-bit/24-bit internal recording and more

Panasonic Lumix GH5 goes 4:2:2/10-bit/24-bit internal recording and more

Panasonic has finally announced the specs of the Lumix GH5, and for those who pay attention to this type of specs, they are quite juicy. Most of them are in…

Review: RØDE i-XLR and RØDE Reporter app

Review: RØDE i-XLR and RØDE Reporter app

i-XLR is an ideal bridge from a single XLR balanced microphone or other mono audio source to an iOS device (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch) with a Lightning port. I…