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Producing Voiceovers in Pro Tools

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17 Videos | Length: 3hr 1min 31sec
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    Getting Started

    See how to launch Pro Tools and create a new session from scratch. Setting session parameters such as file format & sample rate, basic recording and the importance of track naming are covered.

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    Creating Templates

    Watch how to create a Pro Tools template to use as the basis for a new session, saving time and making it easy for future sessions. Creating a new template, new session from a template, creating groups, Signal Generator Audiosuite plug-in, saving audio files with the template are all covered.

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    Signal Flow & Routing

    Understand how a signal gets into, around and out of Pro Tools. Creating a session to demonstrate signal flow, explanation of I/O Setup, internal buses, using external equipment and routing in a mix template are explained.

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    Record / Playback Modes

    Learn about record and playback modes, timeline options, track grouping and regions list. Playback modes, Insertion Follows Playback, Track List, Regions List, track grouping, select and delete unused audio except whole files are explained.

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    Working with Plug-Ins

    Discover how to use plug-ins to process what you're recording and playing back. Saving plug-in presets, understanding plug-ins, plug-in preferences, Time Compression/Expansion plug-ins, plug-in presets and plug-in automation are all covered.

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    Recording VO

    Explore working with talent and how to be prepared for your recording session. How to make the talent comfortable, setting up your Pro Tools VO session, using plug-ins to process your audio, recording takes are all covered.

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    Importing Audio

    See how you can import audio from a CD, MP3, or any sound file. Learn how to import audio from various sources into your session and how to preview audio before importing. Explore the difference between adding audio and copying audio, Sample rate conversion quality and more.

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    Importing Video & Session Data

    Discover how you can import import video & Pro Tools session data. See how to spot video to a specific location and how to import files with the Workspace Browser Window.

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    ADR / Recording in Sync

    Learn about dialogue looping locked to picture, or ADR (Automated Dialogue Replacement). Also see how to import a video clip into your session, import ADR beeps to cue the talent, how to use Loop Record, Pre-Roll and more.

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    VO Editing

    Explore dialogue editing. See how to edit the VO takes from the previous tutorial and how to find the exact time of the read. Nudging and grouping regions are also explained.

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    Sound FX Editing

    Learn how to edit sound effects and prepare them for the mix. Discover how to import tracks from a mix template, how to import and edit sound effects, how to make the commercial exactly 15 seconds long, and how to create fades with the Smart Tool.

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    ADR Editing

    Explore how to display and audition a pop-up list of alternate takes, expand alternate takes to new playlists, and move alternate takes to the main playlist. Also learn how to use the TCE Trim Tool to fit audio to a specific time and how to match the sound of the new audio to the original audio.

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    Basic Mixing

    See how to set up for mixing and learn the basics. Explore how to get your mix started, optimize levels, do basic automation, adjust plug-ins, and how to record your mix on the mix track.

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    Automation

    Discover how to add, delete and adjust automation data. Then see how to create smooth level transitions, write automation data, how to cut and paste automation data, and much, much more.

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    Advanced Editing

    See how to repair 'P' pops, breaths and mouth noise. Then explore how to use the Scrubber Tool, Pencil Tool and how to record and use room tone to make audio better blend.

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    Advanced Mixing

    Learn side chaining and de-essing, exporting and bouncing to disk, alt mixes, and the ever important signal flow is revisited. How to store Memory Selectors for main and alt mixes is also shown.

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    Backup & Archiving

    See how to properly backup and archive your session data. Auto Backup, Save Copy In and how to save session copies are explained.

Product Overview


Arnie Geher has been using Pro Tools from the very beginning and has worked as a professional audio engineer for over 20 years, providing services to major studios like Dreamworks and Disney. In this in-depth series, Arnie shows you everything you need to know in order to produce a killer, professional sounding voiceover production for radio, TV or any other medium.

See it all unfold from beginning to end as Arnie demonstrates how to create a session and make it into a template for future use, all setup and loaded for VO work. He then covers important topics such as working with VO talent, recording and editing, using plug-ins, adding a music bed to your voiceover, fitting a voiceover to a certain amount of time, automation, bouncing your production to CD and MP3, backing up and archiving your session and much more.

If you're new to Pro Tools and want to get into the lucrative voiceover profession, stop right here. This no frills series has everything you need to learn in order to do it, so get ahead of the competition and check out "Producing Voiceovers in Pro Tools" today.


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Producing Voiceovers in Pro Tools is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 7 .
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Very complete Despite his age the course is still very usefull as it cover a lot of complex aspects of PT as the buses and routing questions. Learn a lot follwing step by step this course for making my radio fictions. Coming from audition wich was quite simple compare to PT I absolutly need something like that.
Date published: 2021-01-21
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Beyond helpful! Finally, information that applies to voice over production in Pro Tools. I went from gobsmacked by Pro Tools to a junkie! Fantastic instruction in an easy to follow delivery. Just fantastic. I have recommended this course to my VO friends. And, I love that I can revisit the videos over and over to really get ownership of the information. Thank you so much
Date published: 2021-01-19
Rated 3.5 out of 5 by from Very Helpful Great instruction, however a 10 year old video.
Date published: 2020-06-08
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great overview with good examples and many smaller useful details Very well done series with lots of useful information and really helpful real world examples.
Date published: 2019-12-19
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from interesting I just watched the free clip and i think its a great course to own. i am buying it for Christmas.
Date published: 2018-12-08
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Helpful Starts with basics
Date published: 2017-07-31
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Gr Very useful ! great a lot or basics informations .
Date published: 2016-08-06
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