Audio refers broadly to the information, be it acoustic or electronic, entering, traversing, or exiting some medium.

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Nested Sequence that plays fine alone shows up as entirely black in Master Sequence

I'm running Adobe Premiere Pro on a Mac, and after benching a project for a while and now coming back to it, some of the nested sequences will play just fine in their timeline, but show up as audio ...
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Output via Compressor comes with bad quality audio (no problem via Share of FCPX)

Synopsis I use Compressor to export my FCPX project to h264 .mp4 files. Playing the file I exported today, the audio quality was bad (sounds muffled). This problem appears only in the output via ...
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what software & How to Synchronize sequence pictures with audio and make it a video just like gif image

I recently went on vacation with my family, and while capturing pictures I took some in sequence like in burst mode, for example, I took 4 pictures while the person turned his head from left to right. ...
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Gapless audio in video

It's possible to produce mp4/webm videos without sound that loop seamlessly, but if you add sound to the video with matching length it adds a noticeable stutter at the end, even if the audio is ...
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Audio extraction from video issue

I've extract audio from a mov file. The output (m4a) has the same length of the video, but it starts first. Starting first, audio has a silent space at the end. I tried many different audio/video ...
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After Effects - Recreate a “distortion” or a special Radial Blur effect / Slowly pitch sound down

I would like to re-create an effect from the game Dishonored. The FX happens when I teleport or when I slow down time, the screen gets some radial blur and a strange kind of distortion at the edges. ...
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Import .flac to after effects cs6

How can i import a simple .flac audio file to After Effects ? I didn't find one single plugin/presets and answer at adobe site.
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Sound sync problem

I have a bizarre sound synchronization problem which I am really puzzled with. I recently recorded an interview with the video camera capturing the sound of the interviewed and an external sound ...
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disabling streams in quicktime movies with ffmpeg

In Quicktime pro you can turn off streams in movies, without deleting the stream. Is it possible to do this with a command line application like ffmpeg? I have a bunch of video files that were ...
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Is it possible to have stereo sound from an external mic on a Canon Vixia HF G20

I have a Canon Vixia HF G20 and I cannot find anywhere in the manual about an external mic in stereo mode. The "advanced hot shoe" does support stereo and surround sound but through the Line In/Mic ...
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Certain audio tracks not rendering

I'm not sure the best way to explain the scenario so I'll do my best, please don't hesitate to ask if I'm missing something obvious to help build the picture. My problem is I've edited a video in ...
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How to create a new stereo mix from one channel in Premiere pro cs5.5

I have a video with stereo audio, but one channel is completely silent. So the audio only plays on the left stereo. How is it possible to duplicate the left channel and create a new stereo mix for the ...
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What kind of external microphone can I use with my Galaxy smartphone?

I'm feeling a bit stupid. I want to make video podcasts using my Samsung Galaxy S3 but of course the internal mic isn't much good. So i need an external mic. Can I use pretty much any ...
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Why is audio generated by avconv choppy?

I am using avconv to generate an AV stream, and the video is perfect, but the audio is very choppy using iOS Safari. Can anyone tell me what is wrong with my audio stream that's causing this? When ...
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What are the audio production capabilities in Sony Vegas Pro because I see mostly plug-ins only?

I have read that from the NLE video editors Sony Vegas Pro is better than the competitors in terms of the audio editing capabilities. But using it there still seem to be a limited set. Mostly the ...
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Do I need an attenuation cable between my audio recorder and the RCA out of a DJ's mixing board?

I'm filming a wedding in a couple weekends and I'm double checking everything to make sure that I'm ready. I'm going to be plugging directly into the RCA out of the DJ's mixer board at the reception ...
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ffmpeg: mute first 2 seconds in all audio streams

Looking to edit a blip out of the beginning of a video/audio file: How can I use ffmpeg to only edit the first two seconds of the clip so that there's no longer that blip in the audio? How do I ...
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Audio noise reduction: how does audacity compare to other options?

Audacity's noise reduction filter is pretty good. Before I use it, though, I want to know if I'm missing out on any fundamentally different approaches that may work better. I have some recordings of ...
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Cannot mark my video with CC SA licence because Youtube Content ID found 3rd party soundtrack which itself is CC SA licensed

It seems, I'm in a catch-22 situation. I took a song from Free Music Archive website. I was careful to find a song which does not contain No-Derivatives rule. The licence of the song says: ...
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Adobe Premiere not reading audio from .MTS file

I was filming some scenes on my Panasonic SD90 and it recorded them In a AVHC-HD format, .MTS. The problem is, when I import them in through Premier they lose their audio tracks! It plays fine in VLC, ...
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ffmpeg audio to visualisation

I would like to "convert" audio to video visualisation (oscilloscope or waveform) sort of like some media players have. I read this thread on how to do so with ffmpeg: How do I turn audio into video ...
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ffmpeg command to convert mpeg2 with ac3 audio codec to audible H264/ ProResHQ?

I try to convert a mpeg2 video to mov with codec ac3 but when put ffmpeg -i 1.mpg 1.mov the audio don't convert. ¿Anyone know why?
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Y-adapter to record different levels and phantom power

I know that its not uncommon to split an XLR using a Y-adapter when going in to an external audio recorder and setting the levels lower on one input (about -10db lower) so that if the main input peaks ...
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If I have the music track and a music+vocals track, is it possible to seperate the vocals?

I have two audio tracks, one contains vocals and has background instrumental music. I also have a second audio track which contains just the straight background music. I would like to know (if it is ...
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h.264 Audio Out of Sync in Premiere

I shot some video at an event last night with an ATEM TV Studio and recorded it via USB to my computer. The files themselves play fine with VLC or Windows Media, but when I import them into Premiere ...
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Syncing Shogun Footage with PluralEyes?

I can't get my video footage to sync with my audio in PluralEyes 3. Here's what I tried... I shot some interviews today using a Sony a7s and Atomos Shogun. I recorded almost everything through the ...
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Is there a standard target level for spoken audio in a tutorial video?

I record a lot of tutorial videos for my work. I don't use background music or sound effects, just a voice over a screen recording. One thing I have noticed is each of my videos (so far) has a ...
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What parameters should I select to get a high quality voice .wav file?

I'm trying to generate a high quality .wav voice-over using Microsoft Speech API. What should be the values of following parameters (they are part of this constructor): int samplesPerSecond, int ...
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Setup for including commentators in live stream (including monitoring)

I'm currently planning a live stream setup which has to include two commentators. This is a bit of a make shift / low budget production. Our setup will be Panasonic Mixer with 4 SD Inputs to pre-mix ...
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Does the Sampling Rate affect the syncing process to a video source?

I have recorded interviews using a point and shoot camera for the video and my android phone with Smart Recorder. The camera records in MOV and is uncompress with mono audio. Then I use my smartphone ...
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How to link an audio mp3 file created on soundcloud to your Youtube account

i want create a sound file on soundcloud and bring it to my youtube account. How do i achieve this?
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Soundtrack recomendation

I'm building a 1 min tv-ad for a college assignment and I'm looking for a "crescendo" music... something like but not as easily recognized because I don't want to ...
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Do Canon DSLRs and Camcorders use the same internal mics?

I don't know much about the topic, but I recently saw a Canon 650D DSLR in action and its internal mic was really good. If I got a camcorder such as the Canon Legria R406 would it use the same ...
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What exactly am I hearing from my 5DMkII audio out jack?

I was playing with my shotgun mic on my new 5D Mark II (upgraded from my T2i), and had it plugged into the camera. I plugged some headphones into the audio out of the Mark II and was hearing what I ...
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Video Archiving Tool

I'm collecting some video and audio files. I need a tool to create a searchable archive from them that will be able to store video /audio path, meta data (Name, Director, description,...) and tag ...
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After Effects: How to create a sliding waveform

I was wondering how does one create a sliding waveform in After Effects? I know how to do a static one (since there is a simple effect for it) but I have no idea how to do a progressing one that ...
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premiere cc: LINK audio and video tracks greyed out

I have multiple audio clips and want to link them to a video clip. I first unlinked the camera audio from the video, then selected the video clips, the cam audio and the external recorded audio clips. ...
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why does after effects export without audio?

I have made a simple 4 second long video in After Effects and exported it only to find that it had no audio. I tried changing the file type to .MOV and re-rendered it but now the file had audio but ...
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How to set baseline sound volume level before video editing & sound mixing

It is clear from the various sound volume levels of videos out there that the sound volume that the creator perceives may not match most other viewers' volume settings since everyone is listening to ...
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Get rid of loud pops from audio

This is more related to audio than video so I apologize if I posted in the wrong forum. I've prerecorded some podcasts to listen on long drives/flights/trains and for the most part things have been ...
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Record a live lecture from one room and stream it live to two other televisions

I'm working on a church project and I'm not too familiar with video equipment all too much. We need to stream a lecture to other sides of a building (at least two tv's). I was playing around with ...
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Recording Screens From Multiple Perspectives With Voices and Computer Audio

Me and my friends are doing a video cast and we're recording our screens in addition to Skype audio. The problem is recording Skype separately from other system audio. This is so we can switch ...
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Adobe Media Encoder 2014.2 Part of audio missing in mp4 AAC rendered files - cache problem?

Using Encoder 2014.2 for mp4 file encoding in 4 different resolutions 2 different HW systems - Windows 8.1 64, Intel i7, SSD, Nvidia GTX 780x2 SLI Configured Watched Folders with 4 different presets ...
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Matching audio levels across multiple clips

Let's say I have two video clips in Premiere Pro: a) A clip with people talking - sound is recorded a bit low b) A clip with people talking and a loud sound (eg. a gunshot) in the middle How do I ...
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Is there any method to create an audio visualizer as seen in video below

So I've been looking for a certain effect to add to videos for my channel, and in doing so I can safely say that the internet is filled with useless and endless templates for simple audio ...
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Adobe Audition CS6 Crashing

I am running Adobe Audition CS6. Each time that I try to work in my project, it continues to crash due to a “fatal error”. I have reset the preferences, but it continues to crash. I am running windows ...
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Which mic to buy for amatour dslr video shooting: RØDE VideoMic vs. Zoom H1?

My gear is a Canon T5i DSLR, and I take home made videos in family gatherings, kids playing, birthday parties, etc. The internal mic is really bad, especially in noisy environments. I am thinking of ...
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GoPro Hero 3+ Microphone Mounting

I own a GoPro Hero 3+ video camera which requires the following adapter to use an external microphone: http://shop.gopro.com/accessories/3.5mm-mic-adapter/AMCCC-301.html This makes mounting the ...
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What is the best tool to increase sound of MTS video without need to re-encoding this video?

I need just increase sound of my MTS video. But I'm very afraid to lose the quality of video because it is classical music and intonation is very important.
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Record video and sound with backtrack

Here is my use case: I want to record myself (sound and video) when I play the trumpet to a backtrack. Now if I didn't want the video I would simply: record the backtrack with a DAW record myself ...