Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing audio, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
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There are many reasons why you might want to import individual audio files into…a Pro Tools session.…Maybe a client sent you a reference vocal track that you need to incorporate…into a mix, or maybe you want to import a sound effect or add a drum loop to a…session that you're already working on.…Regardless of the reason, I'm going to show you some of the ways to import…audio into a session.…First you can go to File > Import > Audio, the Import Audio dialog box will…open, and you can import any audio file contained on a hard drive connected to…your computer.…
In this case I've got some audio files here already listed that I want to…bring into the session.…So I'm going to click on the first one, and you'll see the information…about that actual track.…You'll see the bit depth and the sampling rate, and you'll see this note,…This file can be added directly to the current session but it will playback…at the wrong speed.…So if we want to use this file in the session we need to convert it.…Now I actually want to bring in a few more files, so I'm going to go press Shift…
- 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 Mixing and Masteringwith Brian Lee White10h 32m Intermediate
Music Editing for TV and Film in Pro Toolswith Skye Lewin3h 30m Intermediate
Audio for Film and Video with Pro Toolswith Scott Hirsch5h 9m 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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