The Evolution of Audio Post Production
The term audio post production refers to that part of the production process which deals with the tracklaying, mixing and mastering of a soundtrack. Whilst the complexity of the finished soundtrack will vary, depending on the type of production, the aims of the audio post production process are:
- To enhance the storyline or narrative flow by establishing mood, time, location or period through the use of dialogue, music and sound effects.
- To add pace, excitement and impact using the full dynamic range available within the viewing medium.
- To complete the illusion of reality and perspective through the use of sound effects and the recreation of natural acoustics in the mix, using ...