Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating an audio loop, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
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The process of creating an audio loop ties in many editing concept…techniques and tools.…In the session, we're going to start with several audio tracks and create a loop…with all of them at once.…To start with, I want to make sure we have Loop Playback on, and we do.…I also want to make sure that we have All group highlighted, which we do.…That means that whenever we select anything, it will select all of the tracks.…That's what I'm going to do right here.…
I'm going to select four bars and make a loop from it.…Now you'll notice that I'm in Grid mode, and I've got exactly four bars here.…And I know that this music was recorded to a click track,…so I'm hoping that it's tight with the click track.…Let's take a listen.…(Music playing.)…That sounds pretty good with the click, and it actually loops around pretty well.…So what I'm going to do is tighten this loop up even more.…
So first, I'm going to separate this four bar region; Edit > Separate >…At Selection.…Now I'm going to zoom in.…So I'm going to take the Normal Zoom tool, zoom in at the region boundary and…
- Exploring the Pro Tools interface
- Choosing a playback engine and other settings
- Setting up Pro Tools hardware and software properly
- Importing audio
- Recording and editing audio and MIDI
- Arranging a session
- Writing and editing automation
- Mixing and mastering a session
- Using automatic delay compensation
- Bouncing down a mix as an MP3
- Importing and displaying video
- Archiving a session
Skill Level Beginner
Music Editing for TV and Film in Pro Toolswith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Mixing and Mastering with Pro Toolswith Brian Lee White9h 18m Intermediate
Audio for Film and Video with Pro Toolswith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
1. Getting Set Up in Pro Tools 9
2. Learning the Interface
3. Importing into Pro Tools
4. Recording Audio
5. Editing Audio
6. Arranging a Session
7. Recording MIDI Data
8. Editing MIDI
11. Mixing and Mastering
12. Working with Video
Archiving an entire session4m 22s
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