Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Color palette and window arrangements, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
In Pro Tools, you have a lot of control over the way the interface looks and how…the windows are arranged.…In this video, I'll discuss the color palette and the window…arrangement features.…If you choose Window > Color Palette, the color palette opens up, and you'll see…that you can apply color to tracks, regions, groups and markers.…If you drag the Brightness control, you can increase or decrease the brightness.…Click the Apply to channel strip button right here, and you can adjust the…saturation--how deep the colors are.…
You'll notice here in the Tracks menu I have these two tracks highlighted.…You can also see that their names are highlighted down here.…When they are highlighted, I can choose to change their track color by choosing…Tracks from this menu and changing the color.…I actually prefer the original, so I am going to undo that.…You can also go back to the default, which it's actually set out right now, or…choose None, by clicking these buttons.…
You can further customize the way Pro Tools handles colors by going to the Preferences.…
- 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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