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Practical Art of Motion Picture Sound

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ISBN-10: 0240808657

ISBN-13: 9780240808659

Edition: 3rd 2007 (Revised)

Authors: David Lewis Yewdall

List price: $46.95
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Practical Art of Motion Picture Sound embraces the subject of sound for films. Based on the experience of the author and other top sound craftspeople, this book provides numerous real-life examples and relevant technical data. It also is firmly grounded in practical techniques and it will show you an appreciation of all the processes involved in creating motion picture sound, from how to achieve great sound despite a small budget and less-than-perfect recording conditions to steps you will need to take to create an artful audio experience. This edition is completely revised and expanded, and the most popular sound editing systems, Pro Tools and Final Cut Pro, are covered in-depth. The…    
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Book details

List price: $46.95
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 5/7/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 592
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.684
Language: English

A Memorial to Excellence
The Empowerment of Sound
Our Amateur Beginnings
The Passing of a Tradition and Coming of Age
Success or Failure: Before the Camera Even Rolls
The Challenging Battlefield of Production
From the Set to the Laboratory
Picture Editorial and the Use of the Sound Medium
Temp Dubs and Test Screenings: A Critical Objective View
Spotting the Picture for Sound and Music
Custom Recording Sound Effects: The Real Fun and Adventure
The Sound Librarian: The Curator of an Audio Empire
Sound Design: Myths and Realities
Sound Editorial: Sync-Sync, Chop-Chop
Sound Editorial: Ultra Low-Budget Strategies
Dialog Editors: Hollywood's Unsung Heroes
ADR and Looping: Getting the Lips to Flap in Sync
Foley: The Art of Footsteps, Props, and Cloth Movement
Nonlinear: The Digital Workstation
The Music Composer: Audio Collaboration or Mud and Destruction
The Re-recording Stage: Predubbing and the Final Mix
Emerging Technologies: Sound Restoration and Colorization
The Venerable Nagra IV-S (Analog)
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