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Some basic equipment and software to start:
- audio recording software
- quiet place
We have this equipment available at some of the STEAM Labs.
Consult the links here and here for detailed information on starting a podcast. Before you begin, however, you will need a PC or Mac with at least 4 GB of RAM and adequate storage space.
Free Audio Recording Software
In addition, you will need audio recording/editing software. One suggestion is Audacity, a free, open-source application for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
If you have a Mac, iPhone or other iOS device, another option is GarageBand, which comes free with new Macs and iOS devices. Apple Support's page on Garageband.
Studio Microphone Set
- Included in set: Condenser Mic + Adjustable Scissor Arm Stand + Metal Shock Mount + Pop Filter + Foam Mic Windscreen + Table Mounting Clamp + USB-B to USB-A Cable.
- PROFESSIONAL SOUND CHIPSET 192kHz/24bit
- PLUG and PLAY: The microphone has USB 2.0 data port.
- 16mm ELECTRET CONDENSER TRANSDUCER & MAGNET RING
- STURDY BOOM ARM SET
- COMPATIBLE WITH ALL OS