Once recording and editing are finished, audio engineers can take advantage of the training in Mixing and Mastering with Pro Tools to punch up the final output. Digidesign Certified Expert Brian Lee White covers all the basic mixing tools that every producer and engineer should know, from using EQ to add clarity and focus to using compression and limiting to maximize track levels within a mix. Brian stresses the importance of setting up a solid mixing plan prior to any work in Pro Tools, and gives advice on the best plug-ins for each stage of the process. Exercise files accompany the course.
Using the Pro Tools Creative Collection to add clarity, punch, width, and depth to a mix
Recording real-time automation moves for future replication
Building healthy and profitable mixing habits when putting a final mix together
Knowing when to process the audio of a track
Using saturation effects to capture that "analog" sound
Working with limiting and multiband compression during the mastering process