Think back to high school science for a moment. Remember how we were taught that sound waves were invisible and could only be heard and felt? The humble audiometer offers a simple way for video producers to visualize audio volume as they record and post their projects. But what if I told you there are ways to look deeper into the content of your soundtrack? Would you be interested? This month, we’ll explore a couple of different techniques for better understanding what’s hiding inside your audio soundtracks.
Level meters are an important tool for the video producer. During the shoot, they help identify correct sound levels, ensuring a clean, punchy soundtrack. During post, level meters ...