Lesson 2. Sound Mixing Basics

Lesson Files

Lesson Files > Lesson 02 > 02_SoundMixingBasics.fcp

Media

One Six Right

Time

This lesson takes approximately 100 minutes to complete.

Goals

Complete a full audio mix in Final Cut Pro

Smooth edits using a variety of fade methods

Adjust audio levels across multiple clips

Record keyframes to automate a mix

Create perspective effects using level and pan

Export multitrack mixes to Soundtrack Pro

After sound is edited, the final task is creating the mix in which all the audio elements are combined and their volumes set to maximize the editor’s control over the point of focus. Your choice of which sound elements are in the foreground and which are in the background is another essential storytelling ...

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