Higher Education

Pro Tools 10 Advanced Post Production Techniques, 1st Edition

  • Joel Krantz California State University, Northridge
  • ISBN-10: 1133788866  |  ISBN-13: 9781133788867
  • 375 Pages
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.50
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About

Overview

Post production for film and video is a complex and potentially confusing topic. Clear, accurate training in the tools of the trade is essential for anyone hoping to work in the business. An official Avid Learning Series Expert Level Guide, PRO TOOLS 10 ADVANCED POST PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES is the go-to guide focused on advanced operation of Pro Tools 10 in a professional post-production environment. Today’s (and tomorrow’s) post engineers simply must know the ins and outs of this popular software--the industry standard--and this book shows the way. It includes technical insights into Pro Tools hardware and software and offers hands-on exercises, discussion of common workflows, and intermediate-advanced topics, detailing how to use a Pro Tools|HD system to record, edit, mix, and output sound for professional film and video applications. Using real-world examples and projects, PRO TOOLS 10 ADVANCED POST PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES gets you up to speed on Pro Tools for post as quickly and easily as possible. PRO TOOLS 10 ADVANCED POST PRODUCTION TECHNIQUES (Course 310P) is part of the Avid Learning Series. This course leads to expert-level certification. To find more books on Pro Tools, Media Composer, Sibelius, or any other Avid product, visit www.courseptr.com/avid.

Features and Benefits

  • Covers the new Pro Tools 10 features and discusses the new HDx hardware PCIe card.
  • The book uses real-world industry workflows, examples, illustrations, and hands-on exercises.
  • Feature-film exercise content is provided.
  • Accompanying downloads available at http://www.delmarlearning.com/companions/index.asp?isbn=1133788866

Table of Contents

Preface.
1. Pro Tools Configuration HD and HDx.
2. Troubleshooting a Pro Tools System.
3. Synchronizing Pro Tools with Linear Video.
4. Tactile Control of Pro Tools.
5. Post Production Recording Techniques.
6. Network and Collaboration Workflows.
7. Editing Workflows.
8. Pro Tools|HD Mixing Concepts.
9. Advanced Mixing Techniques.
10. Mixing Using Satellite Link.
11. Advanced Layback.
Appendix A: Synchronization Concepts.
Appendix B: Audio and Video Pull Factors.
Index.

Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Pro Tools for Video, Film, & Multimedia  (ISBN-10: 1598635328 | ISBN-13: 9781598635324)

Pro Tools for Video, Film, and Multimedia offers comprehensive coverage of the extensive multimedia features of Pro Tools, giving you the skills you need to take any multimedia soundtrack project from concept to completion. It covers a wide range of audio topics, including the equipment you need to use Pro Tools with video, tips for efficient trimming and timing of audio, and processing outside the mixing environment. You'll also get in-depth coverage of film mixing file formats as you prepare to wrap up your project and deliver the master recordings. The author's thorough coverage of the amazing features of Pro Tools breaks down complex tasks, allowing you to create professional-quality audio you can be proud of!

List Price = $34.99  | CengageBrain Price = $34.99  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $26.25

Student Supplements

Pro Tools for Video, Film, & Multimedia  (ISBN-10: 1598635328 | ISBN-13: 9781598635324)

Pro Tools for Video, Film, and Multimedia offers comprehensive coverage of the extensive multimedia features of Pro Tools, giving you the skills you need to take any multimedia soundtrack project from concept to completion. It covers a wide range of audio topics, including the equipment you need to use Pro Tools with video, tips for efficient trimming and timing of audio, and processing outside the mixing environment. You'll also get in-depth coverage of film mixing file formats as you prepare to wrap up your project and deliver the master recordings. The author's thorough coverage of the amazing features of Pro Tools breaks down complex tasks, allowing you to create professional-quality audio you can be proud of!

List Price = $34.99  | CengageBrain Price = $34.99  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $26.25

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Joel Krantz

Joel Krantz is a full-time professor of sound with more than 20 years of experience. He currently teaches at California State University, Northridge. He is also an Avid Certified Pro Tools instructor, teaching at Video Symphony (Burbank, CA). In addition to his teaching duties, Joel is a freelance sound editor, mixer, and consultant with experience working on television and film projects. Most recently, Joel edited and mixed a documentary feature film, War of the Gods. In addition to teaching and sound editing/mixing, Joel collaborated with Avid to write/co-write more than 20 training books.