Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Trimmer and Scrubber tools, part of Pro Tools 9 Essential Training.
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In this video, I'm going to cover what the Trimmer and Scrubber edit tools do.…I'll start with the trimmer.…This is the trimmer here, and if you click on it, right-click it, or click and…hold, you'll see that it comes in four different flavors:…Standard, TCE, Scrub, and Loop.…The scrub trimmer is only a feature for Pro Tools HD and Pro Tools with the…Complete Production Toolkit 2.…You can also press F6 to scroll through these different Trim tools, and let's…start with the Standard Trim tool.…The trimmer's main function is to shorten or expand a region or a loop.…
If I bring it down here, and click and drag, I can shorten this or extend it.…If you press Option on a Mac, or Alt in Windows, you can reverse the direction…of the Trimmer tool.…So see the Trimmer tool reversing right there.…And then if I click, it'll chop the region like that.…You can also use the trimmer to lengthen and shorten MIDI notes.…So let's take a look at this one and expand the length of that MIDI note.…You can also use the trimmer to scale automation and controller data.…
- 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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