Get the most out of Pro Tools with the definitive guidebook! Covering the LE, M-Powered, and HD versions of Pro Tools for music, post, and multimedia users at all levels, Pro Tools 8 Power! is the perfect resource for both newcomers looking to get up and running, and more advanced users who would like a complete desk reference on the new version. Completely updated for Pro Tools 8, everything from basic audio concepts and setting up your system to editing, mixing, plug-ins, MIDI, and much more is here in a usable format that explains techniques in plain language. Helpful keyboard shortcuts for Windows and Macintosh as well as informative notes and helpful tips are included throughout the text.
Table of Contents
1: About Pro Tools.
2: Pro Tools Terms and Concepts.
3: Your System Configuration.
4: Creating Your First Pro Tools Session.
5: The Transport Window.
6: The Edit Window.
7: The Mix Window.
8: Menu Selections: Highlights.
9: Plug-ins, Inserts and Sends.
12: The Pro Tools Groove.
13: Music Production.
14: Postproduction and Soundtracks.
15: Sound Design for Interactive Media.
16: Bouncing to Disk, Other File Formats.
17: Pro Tools Power: The Next Step.
Appendix A: Further Study, and Resources on the Web.
Appendix B: Add-ons, Extensions and Cool Stuff for Your PT Rig.
Appendix C: Archive and Backup.
Appendix D: Pro Tools Free 5.01 Power!
Appendix E: Power Tips and Loopy Ideas.
Appendix F: Signal Flow in Pro Tools.