Now that you’re at the threshold of finishing your first project, it’s interesting to look back at all you’ve accomplished to get here, from setting up your system to recording, to editing (and more editing), and on to mixing. Now you’re moving to the final stages of creating a deliverable product. Good job!
Okay, enough reminiscing. Break’s over.
Before you can truly consider a project finished, there’s usually some tweaking to be done with the mix. Then, when you’re satisfied with everything, it’s time to do a final mixdown to a file or number of files that you can listen to on something other than your Pro Tools rig. In this chapter, you’ll learn how to:
Use basic automation techniques.
Tweak your mix automation in the ...