Now Hear This: Superior Sound for Digital Video - Here's a DVD that will teach you how to get top quality audio for those DV projects you're working on. Douglas Spotted Eagle is a recognized expert in the field. He's been the recipient of a Grammy, Emmy, DuPont, and many other awards. In this 3 hour video, you'll learn all the tips, tricks and techniques that go into getting the best audio you can.
About The Author: Douglas Spotted Eagle is an audio pro. Author of Vegas 4 Editing Workshop, the Class on Demand Vegas Editing DVD series, and numerous articles, reviews, tutorials on Sony Vegas, he is an expert presenter on this critical subject of audio for video. "Spot" is also a host of several Vegas and audio forums. Having received a Grammy in 2001, several Emmy's for audio, and multiple Grammy/Emmy nominations, he works hard to bring great audio to the DV and multimedia world.
- Setting up your editing room for great audio
- Hardware setups for surround sound
- Microphone types (hear the differences)
- Microphone placement
- Connecting microphones to a camcorder
- Ideal levels for audio recording
- Understanding Analog vs Digital metering
- Effective Mic boom techniques
- Monitoring audio on a production
- Mixing techniques
- Plug in tools for nonlinear editing systems
- Using compressors, reverbs, EQ, gates, and other tools
- Noise Reduction
- Scouting the location for audio problems
- Simple, practical solutions for difficult edits
- Getting a great V/O
- Building a voice-over box on a budget
- Getting better sound on a budget
- Understanding wireless systems
- And a whole lot more....