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Pro Tools 7 LE Essential Training

with Joe Godfrey

Video: Welcome

Use Pro Tools 7 LE to create, edit, and mix digital sound professionally.
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  1. 4m 50s
    1. Welcome
      1m 18s
    2. Versions of Pro Tools
      1m 57s
    3. Using the exercise files
      1m 35s
  2. 13m 10s
    1. Creating a session
      4m 33s
    2. Understanding the file structure
      3m 19s
    3. Essential preferences
      5m 18s
  3. 14m 10s
    1. Overview of the interface
      6m 49s
    2. Eliminating conflicts on a Mac
    3. Importing interface
      4m 11s
    4. Understanding tracks
      2m 21s
  4. 32m 26s
    1. Importing audio and separating it into regions
      8m 49s
    2. Using the Region bin to assemble audio
      5m 35s
    3. Using the Smart Tool
      4m 6s
    4. Sorting regions
      1m 49s
    5. Exporting
      4m 15s
    6. Exporting in MP3 format
      3m 59s
    7. Various saving options
      3m 53s
  5. 55m 50s
    1. Installing your MBox
      5m 37s
    2. Choosing the right mic
      1m 32s
    3. Basic mic technique
      1m 54s
    4. Tracking a voice
      8m 13s
    5. The wrong way to do it
      2m 23s
    6. Editing to a timeline
      5m 19s
    7. Using the Separation Grabber to edit
      5m 57s
    8. The Time Compression Trimmer
      3m 13s
    9. Punching a line
      2m 40s
    10. The additive power of music
      7m 34s
    11. Bouncing or consolidating?
      9m 38s
    12. Cleaning up your project
      1m 50s
  6. 18m 5s
    1. Music terminology
      3m 35s
    2. Editing on the grid
      6m 45s
    3. Using the Time Compression Trimmer on the grid
      6m 19s
    4. Un-griddable music
      1m 26s
  7. 10m 47s
    1. Creating timeline-based markers
      2m 4s
    2. Creating bar- and beat-based markers
      2m 33s
    3. Using a marker list
      1m 4s
    4. Using selection markers
      1m 45s
    5. Placing lyrics on a timeline
      3m 21s
  8. 47m 46s
    1. What is a plug-in?
      1m 26s
    2. Using processed plug-ins with Reverse
      4m 27s
    3. Purchasing plug-ins
      1m 12s
    4. Renting plug-ins
      1m 6s
    5. Real-time plug-ins
      2m 13s
    6. EQ
      9m 12s
    7. Compression
      3m 23s
    8. Reverb
      4m 42s
    9. Delay
      4m 8s
    10. Gate
      1m 33s
    11. Normalize
      3m 1s
    12. Pitch Shift
      4m 28s
    13. Further effects with Pitch Shift
      5m 28s
    14. Saving plug-in settings
      1m 27s
  9. 37m 15s
    1. Tracking instruments
      1m 1s
    2. Setting up an effective cue
      5m 13s
    3. Pre-Roll
      4m 24s
    4. Tracking performances
      6m 15s
    5. Creating playlists
      2m 41s
    6. Comping
      7m 31s
    7. Building a composite on a separate track
      5m 52s
    8. Recording with Loop Record
      4m 18s
  10. 56m 9s
    1. What is MIDI?
      2m 16s
    2. MIDI setup on the PC
      3m 42s
    3. MIDI setup on the Mac
      3m 43s
    4. Virtual instruments
      11m 51s
    5. Triggering samples with MIDI
      3m 22s
    6. Setting up a click track
      3m 57s
    7. Recording MIDI
      4m 27s
    8. Editing MIDI sequences
      12m 14s
    9. Steploading MIDI onto a track
      4m 23s
    10. Transposing MIDI
      1m 51s
    11. Modifying MIDI
      2m 15s
    12. Exporting MIDI
      2m 8s
  11. 29m 12s
    1. Scoring in Pro Tools
    2. Importing visuals into Pro Tools
      3m 8s
    3. Displaying your video
      2m 25s
    4. Using markers with video
      5m 0s
    5. Recording Foley
      7m 24s
    6. Automatic Dialogue Replacement (ADR)
      8m 33s
    7. Bouncing video to disc
      1m 45s
  12. 21m 19s
    1. Fader automation
      9m 48s
    2. Plug-in automation
      4m 51s
    3. Smoothing automation data
      3m 24s
    4. Experimenting with automation
      3m 16s
  13. 36m 48s
    1. Mixing overview
      3m 34s
    2. Using a master fader
      2m 48s
    3. Grouping faders
      6m 3s
    4. Creating aux faders
      11m 49s
    5. Panning
      7m 2s
    6. Saving mixing templates
      3m 31s
    7. Creative tips for mixing
      2m 1s
  14. 3m 5s
    1. The Differences between Mbox and TDM
      2m 27s
    2. Goodbye

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Pro Tools 7 LE Essential Training
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In Pro Tools 7 LE Essential Training, instructor Joe Godfrey shows how to use this powerful program to create, edit, and mix digital sound professionally. The training covers everything from recording and editing dialog to designing sound using plug-ins, from working with MIDI to creating sound for pictures, and from multi-track editing to mixing. Joe teaches all the tools needed to create professional audio results for all kinds of projects using Pro Tools 7 LE. Exercise files accompany this training.

Topics include:
  • Understanding the file structure
  • Editing a simple sound effect
  • Recording and editing an announcer
  • Using the grid
  • Creating bar- and beat-based markers
  • Placing lyrics on a timeline
  • Choosing and installing plug-ins
  • Tracking and overdubbing
  • Recording and modifying MIDI
  • Importing visuals into Pro Tools
  • Experimenting with automation
  • Mixing and saving mixing templates
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