Join Scott Hirsch for an in-depth discussion in this video Automating volume, part of Logic Pro: Mixing a Short Film.
Our film has really come a long way we've pretty much flashed out all the …backgrounds effects, music and dialogue tracks. …Now, it's time to start thinking about how we're going to mix each individual …track together to make it sound as good as possible. …Up until now we haven't paid much attention to the volume of our tracks …except for the occasional move of a volume fader here and there. …Before you commit to writing any automation, all tracks can be set to …whatever volume you want. To view automation, you have to enter the …automation view, under View > Automation. An even faster way to get there though, …is to type the key A on your keyboard. This key command opens up Automation …view. Let's use volume automation to practice …on a scene. Here in this scene, we have the sound …effect of a ticking clock. Let's listen.…
(SOUND) Now obviously that ticking clock sound effect is to loud, so let's adjust …the volume by using the little yellow fader in the track header to around minus …25db. Now, in this scene we want to emphasize …
- Setting up your project
- Exporting audio and video
- Editing dialogue
- Fixing hum and broadband noise issues with processing
- Synchronizing sound effects
- Automating volume
- Printing the final mix stems
Skill Level Intermediate
Audio Foundations: EQ and Filterswith Brian Lee White2h 28m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Editing Dialogue and Location Sound
3. Working with Sound Effects and Music
4. Mixing to Picture
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