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Adobe Premiere Elements 12 Classroom in a Book® by Adobe Creative Team

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9. Working with Sound

Lesson overview

The sound you use has a big impact on your movies. Adobe Premiere Elements provides you with the tools to narrate clips while previewing them in real time; to create, add, and modify soundtracks; and to control volume levels within clips. The project in this lesson helps you explore the basics of working with audio.

Specifically, you’ll learn how to do the following:

Create a custom-length background music track with music scores

Add narration and normalize the volume of the narration

Adjust volume and gain

Use Smart Mix to automatically optimize the volume of your background music track and narration

Adjust the volume of an audio track with and without keyframes

Use the Audio Mixer

Apply audio ...

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