This books serves as a blueprint for the process of taking an audio-for-video project through all the phases of its creation. Gain an understanding of how Pro Tools works and why certain technical information and skill in Pro Tools is absolutely necessary in multimedia projects. Music engineers, video editors, Internet programmers, and musicians will all find this book a necessary tool to their post-production audio and video work. Covers Project Workflow, Synchronization, Pro Tools Hardware, Creating Sound Effects, Editing to Picture, and Delivery of Master Recordings. This specialized guide is a perfect companion book to Muska & Lipman's successful "Pro Tools Power!" book, ISBN: 1-929685-57-2.
Ashley Shepherd is a gold and platinum award-winning producer, engineer, and musician with more than 20 years of experience ranging from recording, mixing, and mastering to production, software development, and technical writing. His credits include Blessid Union of Souls, Carole King, Pokemon: The Movie, NASCAR, NFL, Oprah, Everybody Loves Raymond, Seinfeld, Puma, Procter & Gamble, Woolrich Clothing, and many more. As a technical author, he has written PRO TOOLS FOR VIDEO, FILM, AND MULTIMEDIA and PLUG-IN POWER!:THE COMPREHENSIVE DSP GUIDE, and he writes manuals for Steinberg, Endless Analog, and IOSONO. At his studio, www.audiogrotto.com, he continues to produce and mix new music (Bad Veins) and create sound design for film and television while providing support and installation of Endless Analog's CLASP systems for clients ranging from Peter Frampton to Oliver Leiber.
Introduction 1. Film, Video, and Multimedia Technology 2. Audio for Film, Video, and Multimedia 3. Synchronization and SMPTE Time Code 4. Getting Started with Pro Tools and Video 5. Recording to Picture 6. Editing to Picture 7. Processing Audio Using Audiosuite Plug-Ins 8. Mixing to Picture in Pro Tools 9. Delivery of Master Recordings