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We believe that democracy is best served by introducing you to every candidate in every race: who they are, what they stand for, and how their decisions will impact you, our borough, and our city.

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Blog Posts

The Basics of Sound: What are Frequency and Amplitude?

June 29, 2022

Have you ever wondered what makes up a sound? Sound is composed of two simple elements frequency and amplitude. What we experience as sound can be connected back to these components. How we record sound is affected by them and they are what we manipulate when we're editing.