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by LydiaElle
May 19th, 2020, 12:45 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Also Lydia, I noticed you posted the like for chapter 3 when saying it's chapter 8. You may have forgotten to change the name, or you uploaded the wrong thing. OR you just put in the wrong url. Either way that's the link to your chapter 3 again Yes you're right! I must have had this in draft for a ...
by LydiaElle
May 18th, 2020, 9:24 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

And here is section 08: https://librivox.org/uploads/philchenevert/favoritefairytales_03_vredenberg_128kb.mp3 Also Lydia, I noticed you posted the like for chapter 3 when saying it's chapter 8. You may have forgotten to change the name, or you uploaded the wrong thing. OR you just put in the wrong ...
by LydiaElle
May 18th, 2020, 7:53 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Thanks for the helpful tip Phil. I think I have now been able to amplify this and here is the link below. For future reference, how would I reduce a spike? https://librivox.org/uploads/philchenevert/favoritefairytales_03_vredenberg_128kb.mp3 And here is section 08: https://librivox.org/uploads/phil...
by LydiaElle
May 18th, 2020, 7:41 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

TheKanadian wrote:
May 15th, 2020, 4:12 am
You should put the duration on there as well it supposedly helps Phil out when managing the different sections
Hi there, thank you for the note. Noted!
by LydiaElle
May 8th, 2020, 2:47 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Lydia. Thanks for the helpful tip Phil. I think I have now been able to amplify this and here is the link below. For future reference, how would I reduce a spike? EAsy peasy. You would use the compressor effect, it brings down those peaks and raises up the low areas a bit http://www.youtube.com/wat...
by LydiaElle
May 7th, 2020, 2:41 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Hiya Cadastra, Thank you so much for PL'ing that for me. Thanks also for your kind encouragement. I have tried to Amplify it by 4 decibels, but when I do so the "Ok" button is greyed out. Would you know why that is? Thanks, Lydia Probably you have a spike that does not allow you to amplify more tha...
by LydiaElle
May 7th, 2020, 2:07 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Hiya Cadastra, Thank you so much for PL'ing that for me. Thanks also for your kind encouragement. I have tried to Amplify it by 4 decibels, but when I do so the "Ok" button is greyed out. Would you know why that is? Thanks, Lydia Probably you have a spike that does not allow you to amplify more tha...
by LydiaElle
May 7th, 2020, 10:06 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Section 3 PL notes: First of all, I absolutely love your reading voice, Lydia! I have just one PL note for you: The volume of your recording is too low at 85.2 dB. We aim for about 89 dB, with an acceptable range of 87-91 dB. Your file will need to be amplified by +4. In Audacity, select the whole ...
by LydiaElle
May 6th, 2020, 10:31 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Here is my go at Section 3: https://librivox.org/uploads/philchenevert/favoritefairytales_03_vredenberg_128kb.mp3 I hope this is ok, let me know if not. Lydia Thanks Lydia Ignatius, the Penguin of Happiness http://www.anchoredbygrace.com/smileys/pinguin2.gif will put this into the Magic Window for ...
by LydiaElle
May 6th, 2020, 10:01 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

That's very kind Phil, looking forward to working with you. Thanks for the guidance, here is the link to my 2nd attempt https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/test2_LydiaElle.mp3 Would it be ok to appear as "Lydia Loh"? Thanks :thumbs: OK, that is fine. You have the official OK to record lots and lots ...
by LydiaElle
May 6th, 2020, 2:21 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 01, The Renaissance-Leni
Replies: 268
Views: 5006

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 01, The Renaissance-Leni

Hi Michael, Thank you for the guidance, noted. Here is my 2nd attempt at a test: https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/test2_LydiaElle.mp3 Lydia Thanks for the quick fix. This one is PL OK! :thumbs: You're now set up to tackle Italy and her invaders. :D Michael Amazing! Also, happy to read sections 13...
by LydiaElle
May 5th, 2020, 1:44 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 01, The Renaissance-Leni
Replies: 268
Views: 5006

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 01, The Renaissance-Leni

Hi Michael, Thanks for the welcome. Here is my 1 minute test: https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/test_lydiaelle.mp3 Thanks too for sending me my page. Thanks, Lydia Hi Lydia, There are a couple of settings that need to be adjusted: The bit rate is 78 kbps; it should be 128 kbps. The recording shoul...
by LydiaElle
May 5th, 2020, 1:42 pm
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Hi Phil, Here is my 1 minute test: https://librivox.org/uploads/tests/test_lydiaelle.mp3 Thanks, Lydia Top Ok Lydia, you certainly have a very nice voice. But you will need to fix the bit rate of your recording set up. Your bit rate is at 78 kbs variable and we need 128 kbs constant. This is very e...
by LydiaElle
May 5th, 2020, 10:18 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 01, The Renaissance-Leni
Replies: 268
Views: 5006

Re: [HISTORY] The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 01, The Renaissance-Leni

Section 12 please - I am new to this by the way. Welcome! :) Please let me know under what name (real or nickname) you would like to be credited in the catalog. We can also include a link to your personal website or blog, if you have one. In the meantime, I'll mark the assignment in the MW notes. P...
by LydiaElle
May 5th, 2020, 10:17 am
Forum: Readers Wanted: Books
Topic: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc
Replies: 89
Views: 1939

Re: [group] My Book of Favorite Fairy Tales - philc

Section 3 and Section 8 please Hi Lydia. I will assign those sections to you but before you record them please do your 1 minute test. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlaRY_-bcfs and here is a video on how to upload it http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9oTSlFSoEeY&feature=youtu.be This is necessary to b...