Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating a headphone (cue) mix, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
When you record into Pro Tools, you'll often be wearing headphones.…Creating a good headphone mix is imperative to helping you capture the best…performances while recording.…For the most basic headphones setup, plug in your headphones to the headphone…jack on your interface.…Some interfaces have two headphone jacks, like the 003.…Turn the headphone Volume knob all the way down at first. Then press play in…Pro Tools and turn up the headphone volume to a level that is comfortable, neither…too loud nor too soft.…The headphone jacks on your interface receive the main output.…
In this particular case, and in most cases, it's Analog 1 and 2.…However, at the moment, we can't really tell what the overall volume level is…coming out of Pro Tools.…What we need to do is create a stereo master fader track, so let's do that;…New > Stereo > Master Fader.…Now we can tell what the overall volume is from this session, and we can…control it with this fader right here, and this is the level that will feed…your headphone jacks.…
- 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
Pro Tools: Music Editing for TV and Filmwith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Mixing and Mastering with Pro Toolswith Brian Lee White9h 18m Intermediate
Pro Tools: Audio for Film and Videowith 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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