The chapters provide you with a solid foundation for working with Adobe Soundbooth CS4 and show you how to prepare audio tracks for any situation, from sound effects to voiceovers, from the studio to the stage!
Learn editing basics including creating simple trims and volume edits, and how to use the Match Volume control. Get a look at using effects, including the Graphic EQ effect and Advanced Dynamics effects, plus a handful of other techniques. Gain valuable tips and techniques for optimizing your workflow when using Soundbooth.
Learn how to remove unwanted sounds from your audio
Find out how to take control of wild volume swings
See how to record and place voiceovers
Watch how to thicken sparse crowd noise
Learn how to use Dynamics Processing for voice clarity
Chapter I: GETTING TO KNOW SOUNDBOOTH (24 min))
Record, Playback & Trim Clips
Making a Clip Louder & Applying Effects
Using Mix Paste
Exploring Waveform Types
Chapter II: EDITING BASICS (61 min)
Creating Simple Trims & Volume Edits
Exploring the Spectral Analyzer
Working with Automated Noise Reduction Tools
Using Auto Heal to Remove a Noise
Applying the Rumble Filter & Parametric EQ
Introduction to Multitracking
Using the Match Volume Command
Removing Clicks & Pops
Editing Multiple Audio Tracks
Chapter III: EFFECTS PROCESSING (36 min)
Adding Effects to the Effects Rack
Using the Graphic EQ Effect
Using the Advanced Dynamics Effect
Advanced Parametric EQ & Advanced Compressor
Using the Advanced Analog Delay Effect
Changing the Pitch & Timing
Working with the Vocal Enhancer Effect
Chapter IV: TOOLS & TIPS FOR A BETTER WORKFLOW (23 min)
Adding Metadata to Files
Scoring with the AutoComposer Feature
Customizing the Interface
Using Resource Central
Bert Baldwin has been a musician and audio engineer all his life. His 20-plus years of musicianship have honed his ear, and his many years of audio engineering experience have given him a knowledge base he is eager to share. Bert has worked extensively on several major-label music releases, has toured the world with respected musical acts, and has received several RIAA certified gold and platinum sales awards for his efforts. His passion for sonic and visual excellence has been recognized and well received by those with whom he has had the pleasure of working.
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