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Pro Tools for Video, Film, and Multimedia

Pro Tools for Video, Film, and Multimedia

ISBN 13: 9781592000692

ISBN 10: 159200069X

Author: Ashley Shepherd

Pages: 304

Published: 07/29/2003

Print Book Price: $29.95 Add to cart

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.
  • Operate Pro Tools in any AV Environment
  • Create complex audio productions for video and film
  • Learn skills to deal with demands of AV post-production
  • Enhance Web pages with audio textures
  • Learn from a 15-year veteran producer/engineer/musician
Author Bio
Ashley Shepherd
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, Pokémon: 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,, 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.
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Table of Contents
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