Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Editing automation with the Trim and Grabber tools, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
The Trim tool and the Grabber tool are both very handy for editing…automation data. Let's check it out.…I am going to zoom in on some volume automation on this bass track here and I am…going to get the Grabber.…And the Grabber is great for creating and moving individual break points.…When you bring the Grabber down onto an automation like this, it turns into a…pointer, and now with the pointer, I can click and add break points.…I can also click and drag and move those break points around.…With the Trim tool, you can actually move entire sections of the automation data.…
So I am going to choose the Trim tool here, and if I click and drag on this line…right here, you'll see the volume going down, and we see the actual volume level…and we see the difference from where it was.…The little triangle that we see here, that's the delta.…It's the difference between the original value and the trimmed value.…Si if I let go of that, it brings that whole volume automation line down.…With the Trim tool, you can also bring the overall track level up or down, while…
- Exploring the Pro Tools interface
- Selecting inputs, outputs, and busses
- Understanding signal paths and gain stages
- Setting up Pro Tools hardware and software properly
- Importing audio from multiple sources
- Recording and editing audio and MIDI
- Adjusting time, tempo, meter, key, and chord in arrangements
- Mixing and mastering a session
- Setting up an effects loop
- Importing and displaying video
- Adding music, Foley, ADR, and FX
- Archiving a session
Skill Level Beginner
Pro Tools: Audio for Film and Videowith Scott Hirsch5h 9m Intermediate
Pro Tools: Music Editing for TV and Filmwith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Pro Tools: Mixing and Masteringwith Brian Lee White10h 32m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Learning the Interface
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
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