Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing video, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
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Importing video into a Pro Tools session is just as easy as importing any…other type of data.…Go to the File menu, choose Import > Video.…Find your movie file, and you'll see the Video Import Options dialog box, you can…choose where to put it onto a new track, and I'll choose the session start, and…you can choose to import the audio from the file, let's try it.…When you choose to import the audio, Pro Tools wants to know where you want to…put the audio files, and you'll usually just want to stick them right into the…Audio Files folder within the session.…
So now you see the video file on this video track, and the audio file.…I am going to press play and you'll see just a little bit of it.…(Video Playing)…Now Avid recommends that you store audio and video files on separate…dedicated hard drives.…Storing them both on the same drive might cause performance issues, because…that's a lot of data coming from one drive.…In this particular case because we have such small files, it is not really…that big of a deal, but if you start working with larger files, definitely…
- 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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