In this chapter
|11.1||The art of mastering|
|11.2||Technology as a conduit|
|11.3||Head and heart|
|11.4||An evolving art form|
Having explored a myriad of techniques and principles across this book, we finally come to the point where we need to consider the overarching skill and art of mastering. As with many aspects of craftsmanship, it’s easy to get absorbed by the minutia and detail of mastering – a particular compressor setting you might use, for example, or a precise dithering algorithm – at the expense of understanding the whole. Ultimately, the art of mastering floats somewhere above ...