Join Scott Hirsch for an in-depth discussion in this video Synchronizing SFX, part of Audition: Mixing a Short Film.
Now that we have all the dialogue and synched soundtracks edited, it's time to…start thinking about how we can add some sound effects to enhance the action in our film.…In this movie, we'll look at importing sound effects and syncing them to picture.…In this scene, the young architect character receives a text message from the boss man.…You can hear a tiny vibrate sound in the production dialogue track.…Let's take a listen.…(audio playing)…Now, this is a significant event in the film.…
We want to use sound to enhance the gravity of this event.…We'll import a sound effect that will enhance, or sweeten, the cell phone sound.…Sweeten is the technical term for this kind of enhancement of a…lackluster production sound.…So where do we get the sound effects?…Adobe actually offers a library of sound effects royalty-free for use for any My…Adobe.com account member.…You can get there by going to Help > Download Sound Effects, and that will take you…to Content Download page.…I downloaded the Technology ZIP file and found this cell phone Vibrate On…
This Adobe Audition course is an excellent companion to our video course Documentary Editing with Premiere Pro, which shows how to highlight a cause, express a point of view, and tell a story with Adobe Premiere Pro and some essential documentary editing techniques.
- Setting up your Audition workspace and project
- Exporting audio and video from Premiere Pro
- Editing dialogue
- Reducing hum
- Using background ambience
- Automating plugins
- Printing the final stems