Join David Franz for an in-depth discussion in this video Utilizing fades and crossfades, part of Pro Tools 10 Essential Training.
To create smooth edits while editing audio clips in Pro Tools, you…should utilize fades at most clip beginnings and endings and crossfades…between adjacent clips.…Fades and crossfades are used to prevent pops, clicks and sudden changes in…sound at clip boundaries, as well as to smooth transitions between clips and…create special audio effects.…Let's listen to where we need to apply some fades and crossfades in…this session.…Let me start by playing this clip down here.…And what you're going to hear is the sound of it going from empty space right…into this sound, and let's hear what happens.…
(Music Playing)…Did you hear the little click that happens right at the beginning?…(Music Playing)…That's an unwanted sound and I'll tell you why it's made.…Let's zoom in even closer.…Ideally the waveform would start at a zero crossing, so somewhere right in here;…and this is the zero crossing line right in the middle of the waveform, and this…is the left and right sides, so really the line exists on both parts of the…
- 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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