Born in Connecticut, United States, Allan Tépper is an award-winning broadcaster & podcaster, 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. See his radio activity at radio.AllanTepper.com and his books at books.AllanTepper.com.

Apple’s October 30, 2018 triple play: A home run?

Apple’s October 30, 2018 triple play: A home run?

Yesterday, in a live event in Brooklyn, New York, Apple launched 3 key updates to iPad Pro, MacBook Air and Macbook Mini. Among many other things, this historic announcement marks…

<em>CapicúaFM</em> wins 2018 award from LPA

CapicúaFM wins 2018 award from LPA

I am so happy to share with you that last Friday, the judges from Latin Podcast Awards chose my CapicúaFM show among 7 nominees in the category of Society…

DMC-FZ2500 — the worldcam camera/camcorder that fell through the cracks

DMC-FZ2500 — the worldcam camera/camcorder that fell through the cracks

I don’t know how it happened, but no one from ProVideo Coalition has covered the quite compelling Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 worldcam camera/camcorder until now. I am quite…

<em>Above-the-fold</em> podcast subscription banners

Above-the-fold podcast subscription banners

In Apple’s recent podcast best practices, the company recommends having our podcast subscription banners above the fold on the show’s website. In this article, I’ll clarify this…

Google & Spotify now favor self-hosted podcasters…

Google & Spotify now favor self-hosted podcasters…

Last week, two important syndication platforms for on-demand audio programming via RSS (i.e. podcasts) indicated their favoritism for self-hosted producers, over most of those who use a…

Wolfcrow: 50 reasons to pick the Panasonic GH5 over the BMPCC 4K

Wolfcrow: 50 reasons to pick the Panasonic GH5 over the BMPCC 4K

Wolfcrow has just published the video entitled 50 reasons to pick the Panasonic GH5 over the BMPCC 4K. Wolfcrow clarifies that the BMPCC 4K has better imagery, but points out…

AAC test: Does your device play this file?

AAC test: Does your device play this file?

Apple has suggested we change from MP3 to AAC, but many people are afraid that AAC may not be playable on all current players. So I created a bonus test…

4 automatic audio mixers ≤US$1000 cure bleed/spill/crosstalk

4 automatic audio mixers ≤US$1000 cure bleed/spill/crosstalk

Have you been disappointed when your audio quality drops exponentially as you add more microphones with a talk show, interview or reality, due to a phenomenon called spill, bleed or…

Hindenburg Journalist Pro, the multitrack editor made for audio storytellers

Hindenburg Journalist Pro, the multitrack editor made for audio storytellers

In BeyondPodcasting episode 9, Allan Tépper covers his favorite multitrack editor for audio storytellers, Hindenburg Journalist Pro. His remote guest —directly from Denmark— is Nick Dunkerley, Creative Director of…

New Blackmagic RAW códec: what the industry needed

New Blackmagic RAW códec: what the industry needed

Blackmagic just released its new RAW video códec. This is especially helpful for those who demand the most latitude when doing serious grading (aka el etalonaje in Castilian, l…