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Forum: Post - Surround - Video 06-09-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,200
Posted By kd_special
Re: How to duplicate Output Bus for Downmix

Not sure if i'm understanding correctly... But can't you just double your Master track (I use 2 5.1 Auxes as my master faders) and put the downmixer plug in on one of them.

The only extra bussing...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 05-26-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,091
Posted By kd_special
Re: Automation Line Weirdness

Now I have noticed its only doing that one one track. On my other dial tracks its working the way I want it too. :confused::mad:

I have duplicated the track and it still does it. Took that channel...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 05-26-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,091
Posted By kd_special
Automation Line Weirdness

This should be an easy one for me but I can't figure it out.

When I grab an automation line in the edit window (In this case my Threshold for Channel strip) It keeps grabbing only the section of...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 05-26-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,529
Posted By kd_special
Re: 32Bit Dial vs 24 Bit Dial

Thanks for the reply

and that makes perfect sense to me. The engineer has now changed his session to 32 bit float but keep all the audio from the 24Bit AAF at 24 Bit.

instead of converting it...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 05-24-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,529
Posted By kd_special
Re: 32Bit Dial vs 24 Bit Dial

Anyone else got any ideas?

thanks kindly in advance
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 05-23-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,529
Posted By kd_special
Re: 32Bit Dial vs 24 Bit Dial

Thanks for the reply



Sorry what bit rate?



But if you have 24bit audio the run it through a plug its dithers it to 32Bit to go into the plug and on the way out to go back to 24bit?
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 05-23-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,529
Posted By kd_special
Re: 32Bit Dial vs 24 Bit Dial

what is the bit rate of the audio you usually get from elsewhere?



I have also herd this from a colleague. Less dithering = more headroom is what he was getting at. :confused:
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 05-23-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,529
Posted By kd_special
32Bit Dial vs 24 Bit Dial

Using PT 10HD

Is there reason to up convert 24Bit dial to 32 Bit if you know you are going to use heavy Audio suite Processing i.e. Noise reduction? I believe audio suite plugs are 32 Bit in PT 10...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 03-23-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 47,862
Posted By kd_special
Re: PT won't relink audio despite me seeing the files

I had no idea you could do this. when you say select an "offline file" do you mean from the desktop or drive. Or do you mean from within the pro tools browser window. Then drag it into canadates...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 03-23-2014, 10:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 47,862
Posted By kd_special
Re: PT won't relink audio despite me seeing the files

Anyone had this problem yet....

I am constantly taking files from editors and adding them to my session as a show is in progress. for example SFX files.

I am fanatic about "Force to file...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-28-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 24,276
Posted By kd_special
Re: Catchin' SYNC iOS app now with high fps

I have been happy with the App so far. 15 bucks cant beat that. And the update is great.

kd
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-19-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,848
Posted By kd_special
Re: Turning Up Dialogue

Understood.. and I wasn't offended thats fine. I think we misunderstood each other. Maybe i'm in a different game or something. All the things you guys describe in the various above posts. With...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-18-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,848
Posted By kd_special
Re: Turning Up Dialogue

Sorry I just barely understand you.. But I think we are talking about different editors. Im only talking audio editors. The video guys do nothing for me and I don't train them at all. If they use...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-17-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,848
Posted By kd_special
Re: Turning Up Dialogue

I hear ya,, When I train a dial editor I have him boost the dial overall with a lower threshold on a limiter L3. So he can hear clips and pops to draw them out as well as make sure the air will...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-15-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,848
Posted By kd_special
Re: Turning Up Dialogue

thanks guys...

Yeah I agree with union guy even though I'm not part of any. I don't like my dial messed with level wise by the editor. I want good fades and great edits. I'd rather they spend more...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-12-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 10,848
Posted By kd_special
Turning Up Dialogue

Do you prefer turning up low to mid level Dialogue (recorded with a lav or boom) using a compressor or simple clip gain in PT?

for example turning up 10db to 15db+ you know the bad lavs people...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-09-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,163
Posted By kd_special
Re: Dialogue Mixing in a Movie vs TV

I will definitely look into that.

would you guys "ONLY" do a movie in a dub stage room? or would you work in other rooms then tweek in a dub stage room?

Thanks
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-09-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,163
Posted By kd_special
Re: Dialogue Mixing in a Movie vs TV

thanks for the stuff guys.,.

I will have a small movie theatre type room at my disposal as well as a home theatre type studio. So i think well be ok for that. Then we have budgeted for a rent of a...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-07-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,163
Posted By kd_special
Re: Dialogue Mixing in a Movie vs TV

Great is that 83spl at the mixing position on the spl meter?

And set up a K meter (Vsonics Meters plugs) in pro tools where 0 on the meter is 83spl.

Any other meter suggestions?

thanks...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-06-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,163
Posted By kd_special
Re: Dialogue Mixing in a Movie vs TV

I understand both sides.. Some don't like compression and limiting because its almost as if they are scared of the words "Compressor" and "Limiter". And you can really bugger the audio up with too...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-05-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,163
Posted By kd_special
Re: Dialogue Mixing in a Movie vs TV

Thanks for the tips...

Do you mean, get a good decent semi compressed level of dial. Then throw it in with everything else (Music,SFX,Amb) and decide which parts to turn up and down? according to...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 02-04-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,163
Posted By kd_special
Dialogue Mixing in a Movie vs TV

I have mixed a lot of TV over the past years. I don't slam Dial but I make sure it touches a limiter slightly to give it that BUMP in my mix and on Air.

Im curious now that I have to mix a full...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 01-19-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,732
Posted By kd_special
Re: Moving Between HD and nonHD in a Post facility: dropped tracks, lost work

Heres what I did...

Go to Ebay.com

Buy PT HD Licenses with no hardware. Ive gotten them from 1000-1500.

We have HD software everywhere with only one system with HD hardware.

kd
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 01-11-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,305
Posted By kd_special
Re: Slimming down the PT system. Mac Mini & Thunderbolt peripherals

My friend set a similar system up. He bought the Belkin Hub Thuunderbolt to firewire800/usb3/thunderbolt/ etc

It didn't work and was really slow. He did working and speed tests with files etc. He...
Forum: Post - Surround - Video 08-15-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,606
Posted By kd_special
Re: genelec 8020....

We have four sets of HT206B Genelec speakers which i'm pretty sure are actually Home Theatre speakers. But they sound awesome for mixing post on I think. They are small but pack a massive punch. We...
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