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Audio Postproduction for Digital Video by Jay Rose

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Chapter 4

The Studio: Equipment and Wiring

Remember this:

There are specialized gadgets you can add to your system, to improve both your sound and your working life. Many of these gadgets don’t appear in video catalogs.

Audio comes in a lot of different voltages and signal formats and often use the same connectors. Just because a plug fits, don’t assume it’ll work right. Consult this chapter whenever you’re not sure.

It’s hardware. It will break. But many hardware problems can be fixed without a soldering iron.

Hardware for Audio

Aside from the computer, a basic postproduction system doesn’t need more than the accurate monitoring described in the last chapter. But some other gadgets can be helpful, even in simple setups, and may ...

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