Sound Design Basics Part II: Foley

If you’ve ever tried to be absolutely silent, you’ve probably noticed how much noise everything makes. That creak of the floorboard, rustle of your jacket, muffled footsteps on the carpet floor...

Sound Design Basics Part III: Ambience

In every room, city, and scene. In all places at all times. Ambience is ever-present. Our brains are trained to usually tune out ambience in order to focus on more important sounds, such as the human voice...

Using the Audio Track Mixer in Premiere

Looking for a quick way to mix audio? Need to apply the same effect to many clips at once?
The Audio Track Mixer has you covered.

Organizing Audio in an NLE

A good video editor is creative. A great video editor is creative and organized. Staying organized actually fuels creativity by speeding up your workflow, allowing you to spend more time creating and less time searching through your timeline.

Tips for Editing Audio in Avid Media Composer

Audio can make or break your video. If you’re editing your video in Avid Media Composer then you have a ton of tools at your fingertips for you to have the perfect audio on your next project.

Using the Audio Track Mixer in Premiere

Looking for a quick way to mix audio? Need to apply the same effect to many clips at once? The Audio Track Mixer has you covered.   Getting Started By default, Premiere workspaces do not…

Organizing Audio in an NLE

A good video editor is creative. A great video editor is creative and organized. Staying organized actually fuels creativity by speeding up your workflow, allowing you to spend more time creating and…

Tips for Editing Audio in Avid Media Composer

Have you ever heard the saying, “Every video is half audio”? It’s so true. Audio can make or break your video. If you’re editing your video in Avid Media Composer then you have a ton of tools at your…

Rules of Composition for Cinema Pt 2 – A Real World Example

This article is a follow-up to the previous article “Rules of Composition for Cinema”. You don’t have to have read it before this article, but it might help further explain some of the concepts if…

Basic Music Terms Every Video Editor Should Know

Not all video editors are musicians. Most musicians aren’t editors. And that’s okay. But it doesn’t mean we can’t learn from each other. Music is, and always will be, an extremely important…