Soundtrack Pro

Soundtrack Pro

Number of page: 505
Author: Mary Plummer
Publisher: Peachpit Press
ISBN: 0321357574
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Category: Computers

First Apple-certified book on the new Soundtrack Pro sound design software. Book/DVD combo includes 20 hours of hands-on exercises using professional grade soundtracks. The author is an award-winning editor and composer who understands the critical role music plays in any successful video, DVD, or Web project. The audience includes buyers of the stand-alone program and the Final Cut Studio suite. Soundtrack Pro, Apple’s exciting sound design software, is the newest member of the Final Cut Pro Studio suite of digital video products. Here to help anybody get up to speed on it–from the musically impaired to the musically gifted–is the hands-on training guide certified by the program’s maker! In this book/DVD combo readers will find a complete, self-paced course in all aspects of Soundtrack. Author, Mary Plummer guides you through the secrets of editing, repairing, mixing, and arranging multi-track audio files, as well as creating original soundtracks, scoring to video, adding effects, and more. Step-by-step exercises and a DVD with lesson files will have readers taking advantage of Soundtrack’s thousands of audio loops to create perfectly synched scores in no time. users who want to take their video, DVD, and Web projects to the next level. The DVD has the lesson and media files you need to follow along with the step-by-step instructions in the book.

About The Author

Mary Plummer has been editing film and video professionally for more than 20 years, including online, offline, linear, and non-linear editing systems. Her freelance experience includes music videos, documentaries, promos, trailers, pilots, show intros, commercials, and independent feature films. The first feature film she edited was finished on the original Avid Media Composer in the early 1990s. Since then, her knowledge and experience have evolved in tandem with the professional non-linear editing tools. In addition to her editing career, she is also an Avid Certified Trainer and best-selling author of numerous film and television post-production software training books, including TITLE DESIGN ESSENTIALS FOR FILM AND VIDEO.