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Old 04-14-2019, 07:55 PM
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I´ve recently heard about a technique referred to as `A-B-ing` that gives a more cinematic sound to your recording. Can anyone provide me with information on how to do this?
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Old 04-14-2019, 08:34 PM
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More "cinematic"? What does that even mean?

If you heard about it why not ask or look for more info there?

Google A-B or A/B and "audio mixing" or similar.

It's you just comparing two results/mixes. Maybe two you are working on, or what you are working on and a reference (professional) mix.
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Old 05-04-2019, 01:27 PM
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A-B ing just means : listen to 2 different sources alternatively in order to compare.


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Old 05-04-2019, 04:24 PM
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Where did you hear that? I'm curious
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Old 05-06-2019, 03:34 AM
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Where ? I don’t know. That’s my every day job. I know that since decades.


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Old 05-14-2019, 05:31 PM
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More "cinematic"? What does that even mean?

If you heard about it why not ask or look for more info there?

Google A-B or A/B and "audio mixing" or similar.

It's you just comparing two results/mixes. Maybe two you are working on, or what you are working on and a reference (professional) mix.
By "cinematic", I mean more like how a 14-channel-stereo film score sounds in a movie theater.
I've Googled this, and looked around, but I haven't found anything. It's a technique I once saw demonstrated using ProTools in a Dave Kusak video course he's selling.
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Old 05-14-2019, 05:35 PM
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Where did you hear that? I'm curious
It's a technique I once saw demonstrated using ProTools in a Dave Kusak video course he's selling. The resulting sound he achieved was very different; - "bigger". (Hard to describe.)
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Old 05-14-2019, 05:46 PM
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[QUOTE=pierrobass;2523881]A-B ing just means : listen to 2 different sources alternatively in order to compare.

Yes, that's what Dave Kusak appears to be doing in a video course he's selling, but he was somehow combining two final tracks to achieve a more spacious kind of sound. I'd like to try it, but I didn't understand. Naturally, you have to purchase the course to get the details!
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Old 05-14-2019, 06:09 PM
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That must be parallel compression
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Old 05-17-2019, 01:11 AM
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Yes. I think that‘s it.


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