Working with Adobe Audition

Audition is just one of the powerful tools in Adobe’s new suite of production tools.  While learning new tools sometimes seems daunting, the transition to Audition from other audio editors is not terribly difficult. Continue reading

Mixing for the Medium

A few years ago I was teaching a class in sound design.  A student brought in a mix of one of his favorite tunes that sounded like it was mixed inside a pulsating thunderstorm.

It reminded me of that car you hear coming down the street six blocks before it reaches you.  All you hear is boom, boom, boom. Continue reading

Capturing Great Audio

It is amazing how often bad audio ruins good video.  The bottom line is most people will watch bad video but they won’t listen to bad audio.  Continue reading