In this chapter, we cover how to mix and prep your work for final mastering with Pro Tools 8. We cover mixing concepts, use of effects, automation, and much more. We also take a close look at not only using digital plug-ins but also outboard gear to enhance your mix and then your final mixdown.

6.1 Introduction

Now that you have completed your editing process, you are ready to further enhance your work by adding effects, automation, and setting a final mix! Getting a great mix is not easy and takes time and a lot of listening to your playback. ...

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