Join Scott Hirsch for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with sound effects tracks, part of Building a Commercial Soundtrack in Audition.
Now that we have the VO and music dialed in, it's time…to think about enhancing the visuals a little more with sound effects.…In this movie we'll spot some locations where…we can add sound effects to heighten the drama.…We put markers down in those locations.…First let's make two new tracks for our sound effects.…Go to Multi-track > Track > Add Stereo Audio Track, and…there we have a Track one I'm going to actually pull that up.…Just below the VO track, and if you noticed,…I'll pull it down to make it a little…bigger, if you noticed up here, there's also a quick key…for that, and it's option A to make a stereo audio track.…
So I'll try that, I'm going to make one more track, do option A, easy enough.…Track one and two, we'll call them sound effects one, and SFX two.…Okay, again, keeping with our bus strategy, back in the mixer, let's…make sure we route both of these tracks to our effects bus.…So up…in their output, going to go bus, effects, for both of those, bus effects, very good.…Back in the editor.…Okay, so, now we're going to kind of zoom in a little bit, and we're going to be…
- Setting up your Audition template
- Importing audio elements
- Working with voice-over, music, and sound effects
- Mixing with automation
- Mastering for final output