Join Maxim Jago for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Parametric Equalizer, part of EPK Editing Workflows 04: Audio Cleanup and Special Effects.
…Although technically, Parametric EQ is a special effect,…it's such a commonly used one that you can almost see it…as part of your toolkit as an audio post production creative.…Yes, you're going to be using it to modify the quality of the sound,…but it really is just part of the fabric of audio post production.…In fact, so much so, that if we look here in our track header modes in…Adobe Audition, this fourth mode is the Parametric EQ.…I'm just going to resize the track with our director's interview media on it and…you can see we've got this special control.…
Remember, we've got four ways of viewing these track headers and…the fourth one is actually Parametric EQ built into the track header.…Now, the Parametric EQ is a special type of EQ effect that gives a more natural,…rounding of the adjustments you make.…Because rather than it being slices of audio frequencies, you get a curve.…It's a little bit like adjusting curves in your visual effects.…You can assign the Parametric EQ by selecting a track and…going to the effects track and choosing EQ and Parametric Equalizer.…
- What can be fixed in post?
- Assessing audio
- Getting audio into Adobe Audition
- Sharing audio between applications
- Reducing noise
- Adjusting audio levels over time
- Using audio effects creatively