Sound delay in our webcams when we try to sing together.
My brother and I are musicians. We tried to practice singing and playing guitars together with our webcams. But if I sing with what I hear him playing, he hears me as being behind the beat. The same happens if he sings with me playing. I hear him as if he was singing a fraction of time behind what I play. How can we stop this from occuring?
I'm not talking about an echo. When he plays a note I don't hear it for a split second. It makes singing at the same time impossible.
If you know how to get around this problem I would appreciate your help!
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Re: sound delay in our webcams when we try to sing...
The speed of light and the speed of sound just don't mix well on a webcams. There is a process delay with these cameras. The only remedy I know of is to get a webcam with greater memory capacity. Say, a 3.1meg webcam. The logitech only has 300K of memory and has a slower response time. Recording with a low res window helps too. 160x120 verses 320x240. This helps with less response delay time between cams. Also, using an external mic helps too. You'll need to tweek the distince between the mic and the webcam to sinc the video and sound. Let me know if I can be of further assistence with this. I'll try to help you resolve this.
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Most of the bluegrass is in your thumb, you play the bass strings with your thumb, and leave the rest of the job for the rest of your finger. Johnny Cash and Mark Knopfler are the two dudes who opened my eyes to bluegrass rythms. Also Johnny Can help you a lot on those bass tones try singing daily as deep as you can but don't stretch it out, just as much as you feel comfortable everyday and after a while you'll get the Barry White kinda bass sounds. And for the bluegrass thing just check the internet out there are tons of high quality in depth reviews of the thumb picking style, and try playing to a four bar backing drum track and follow it up with your thumb. And that's the rule of the thumb. Common Bluegrass Flatpicking Licks Guitar Lesson Tutorial
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i also am not really good at this but ive been a member of our school choral since elementary, hs and college, church choir too.. we dont get lectures about singing but we were taught that for our voice to come out good we have to open our mouth wide.. like when we say "O", open our mouth wide enough to fit 3 fingers... dunno how to explai it but it works especially if you're singing without microphone, that is to exaggerate your voice.. then you have to feel of course what youre singing, facial expressions is also a way to project...
do vocalizations, exercise for singing, inhaling and exhaling..etc
then when singing, youve to know when to inhale and exhale so that you wont sound like you lack oxygen.... to not try to sing too high pitched song (if you sing like mariah well u can) if u cant, try to sing songs according to your pitch, so that you can project or sing it well without cracking, hmm like sounding flat or sharp..
and btw, i think there are tutorials on youtube for singing lessons.
if my suggestion andonline lessons doesnt work then try to attend voice lessons with pro.. smile!
i bought et18k. just the same as yours.its 2 days old and has the same problem. the technical assistant says that its because of the digital setting that new tvs have. there are two ways to solve this though:
1. connect the video (yellow plug) to the tv. and the other two plugs (yellow and white) to the stereo. when i say stereo, its not the dvd home theater system that you have but a separate one. if you connect it to the home theater that you have, it'll just sound the same, you still have the delay.
2. connect the magic sing to the older tvs hangin out. and you'll get no problem at all.
**TVs such as sony, samsung, philips, sharp and all plasma tvs including other newly designed tvs will have the delay since they all share the HDMI thingy that causes sh*t.
Rock Band is a 4 player game, each player taking their own role. They can choose from Guitar, Bass, Drums or Microphone. If your daughter wants to play guitar and sing at the same time, she will need to play a multiplayer game and use 2 Mii profiles, one for guitar and one for singing.
A single player cannot play 2 instruments using the same Mii either. You must use separate profiles.