If you have ever been asked to record and edit a conversation between two people, say, for a voice over job, then you are probably aware of the logistical problems this can cause. The client usually has visions of just getting the two people together around a microphone and simply reading their parts at the…… See More
These are posts that involve the topic of editing audio.
There are two academy awards for audio recording and producing, which are Sounds Editing and Sound Mixing. The 2017 awards were awarded as follows: Sound Mixing – Andy Wright, Peter Grace, Kevin O’Connell, Robert Mackenzie for Hacksaw Ridge. Sound Editing – Sylvain Bellemare for Arrival. Now you may be asking what the difference is between these…… See More
Using an audio editor, you can REALLY improve your voice over recordings. This article and video shows you how to get rid of saliva noises when recording voice overs. Of course it works for any kind for any kind of vocal recording where your mouth is close to the microphone. These saliva “clicks” – along…… See More
What is compression? Compression helps you tame dynamic (has very loud AND very quiet parts) tracks, shape sounds and add punch to the sound. What about all the knobs on there and what they do? First of all, what is a compressor and what does it do? In a nutshell, a compressor will automatically turn…… See More
One of the most important plugin for a mix is EQ (equalization). For a primer on what the heck EQ is and why you should know a little something about it, see my article What is Equalization, Usually Called EQ? And/or the video EQ (Equalization) and Frequency Explained. Here are some more tips on using EQ…… See More