Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up an effects loop, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
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Knowing how to set up an effects loop is a key mixing technique often used for…adding reverb or delay to a mix.…An effects loop enables multiple tracks to access one effects processor or plug-in.…This saves a lot of computer processing power.…It also gives you a lot of control over the sound of the mix and can unify the…overall sound of a mix.…Let's talk about the components used in an effects loop.…First, we have the send.…A send makes a copy of the track and routes it to an output or a bus.…
Let's go create one.…On this particular track I am going to go to SEND A, and if you don't see the…sends on your track, you can go to View > Mix Window shows sends A-E.…There is also sends F-J, so we have a total of 10 sends per track.…So I am going to go down here to send A > click and choose bus 1-2, and that…opens up the Send control.…In the Send control, we've got a lot of options.…
I am just going to adjust a couple of them really quick.…First, I am going to adjust the panning. I am going to pan this exactly the…
- 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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