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Sound Design for Low & No Budget Films by Patrick Winters

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Chapter 12 Mixing Myself Preparation

You’ve finished editing your film. Perhaps you or someone else has done all the necessary sound editing and designing. You are ready to mix the dialogue, sound effects, sound design, backgrounds, Foley and music.

The type of film you have created will determine which aspects of sound will be dominant. For example, a horror or science fiction film will usually have more sound design and possibly more music than a drama or comedy.

The type of distribution that you have in mind for your film will impact the levels for the mix. ...

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