Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Color palette and window arrangements, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
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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 will 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 colors to tracks, clips, 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're 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 at right now, or…choose None by clicking these buttons.…
You can further customize the way Pro Tools handles colors, by going to…
- 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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