Join Scott Hirsch for an in-depth discussion in this video Using Foley, part of Logic Pro: Mixing a Short Film.
Foley, named after famous Hollywood sound designer Jack Foley, is the method of …recording sound to match action. It's used for those kind of sound effects …that are better acted out than just using a canned library sound effect. …In this movie, we'll do a sample Foley record, and I'll show a handy way to get …your recordings in sync. In this scene, Mr Dalton sits at his …desk, contemplating life, and at one point he drops his phone. …We can kind of hear it on the sync track, and I put a marker where you can hear it.…
Let's take a listen. (SOUND) As you can hear it's little dull …sounding, so we're going to do a Foley recording where I will drop my phone and …try not to break it, and I'll record it. I have my microphone all set up here, and …I'm about to demonstrate this simple Foley recording. …One thing that's helpful in a Foley recording if you've ever tried to do one, …is getting a cue to know when to do the action.…
Luckily Logic Pro can provide you with a counting. …So lets set this up to work for us. Go to the project settings tab under …
- 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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