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

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Using AAC-HE for 5.1 audio?

A couple of questions when thinking about 5.1 audio encoding: What are the limitations of AAC-HE codec while doing 5.1 audio ? Why is AC3 preferred when compared to AAC-HE ?
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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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Most-efficient inexpensive way to speed/slow video track to sync with audio track?

My machines are a few Android tablets (not the newest, but not too old either) as well as a Mac running OS X 10.9.5 (not about to upgrade the OS - long and irrelevant story why). Sometimes I do a ...
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How do I turn audio into video (that is, show the waveforms in a video)?

I have to create a video. Part of it involves "showing" a radio interview. Rather than just having a black screen and listening to the audio, I'd like to have a varying waveform on the screen and a ...
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Easiest workflow to get better audio when using a DSLR

I'm looking for some information (note: not a product recommendation) for getting better audio when using a DSLR. Generally, the built-in microphones on DSLRs leave a lot to be desired, so ...
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What format and codecs to use for PS3?

i have edited a video with Open Shot. However when exporting and trying to watch via PS3 the results end up unsatisfying. I managed to figure out that the video is displayed fine as MP4 with libx264 ...
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Trimming audio source in Adobe Premiere

I want to actually trim out part of my audio in source window. I don't want a sub-clip which seems to be linked to actual full source audio, but rather to modify the source buy cutting out unnecessary ...
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Visualisation: How to beat (BPM) generate effects synchronised from audio final (wav format etc) & render final

I create and produce my own electronic music (ala EDM/ambient House, prog-folk genres) and would like to be able to generate 'kaleidoscope, psychedelic' type effects from the original wav and then ...
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How to precisely synchronise an audio and video track from separate devices?

Yesterday I recorded a full day event with a Panasonic HC-V700 Full HD Camcorder and I also captured the audio with a Zoom H4n Handy Recorder using the audio feed provided by the venue. At the start ...
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Video (or audio, too) format that stores multiple languages in the same file, but only the parts that are different?

DVDs or similar often offer different dubs of the same movie, TV show, etc. on one disk. Storing a whole different video track (and audio track, too) for a movie seems a bit wasteful, given that the ...
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Can I use Garageband on Mac to add harmony audio to a video?

I'm thinking... Import my video of me playing guitar and singing, into Garageband. And then add new Garageband audio track with my backing vocal harmony. Will this work?
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Places to look for sound tracks for videos

I'm wondering what's a good place to look for background music for our video productions. I'm not asking for a free one, but for any good place with a good categorization of soundtracks and songs for ...
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Will multiple radiomic sets conflict with one another?

I use a single radiomic (Sennheiser AVX) but now need a second one. Will the second conflict with the first one in terms of frequencies? Or would they automatically find different frequencies to ...
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Sony vegas rendering issues

I am using sony vegas pro 10 as my editing software for making videos on Youtube. While I'm on the timeline editing the video, the audio sounds fine. But after I render it as a .wmv file the audio ...
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Getting weird noise when using an attenuator cable

I'm using a -25Db attenuator cable (this one) to connect an audio mixer to my camera. Now, I've tested the cable by connecting my DAP to the camera, and it works just fine. But when I connect the ...
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Fusion 8 audio and 3d

I have been trying out the fusion 8 software by black magic design and have gotten most of the things except for how to add audio. I would also like to know if it was possible to make a 2d object ...
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How to get audience audio in a small conference/training for 40-80 people?

What is the best way to record/capture audience audio when questions asked or interacted with the presenter without passing secondary mic hand to hand? Currently we have a presenter's mic that is ...
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Exporting Audio from photoshop

I'm a YouTuber whose just starting, and I've made my outro, and I have the song. There's a cut version of the song that o have ready, still in the audio track saved with the video, but I can't figure ...
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Adobe Premiere - Restore Audio to A/V Clip After Deleting

Say I add a bunch of Audio/Video clips to a sequence, then delete all the audio (Alt-select it and delete); I work on it for some time, close Premiere, re-open.. etc., Is there any way to restore the ...
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How do I use get audio from multilpe screens using split-screen in Filmora

I am using Filmora to create videos and would like to have several videos put together via split-screen. I am able to do this, but I would like the audio from each of those split screens to come ...
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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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ffmpeg: Normalize audio in an avi file

Ι have an avi file that has different levels of audio. Is there a way to decrease and increase appropriately where needed the audio of my file using ffmpeg?
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Detecting sections of speech and music in an audio recording

With an audio recording of the radio, how could I automatically detect which parts of the file are speech and which parts contain music? I would like to have an output something like: 0:00:00 - ...
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Active Presenter, Muting Single Layer

I'm using active presenter, and I'm trying to mute the audio on an mp4 file I imported, while keeping the mp3 file on another layer playing. But it's seeming that whenever I click properties on the ...
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App to quickly analyze audio loudness of several video files?

Is there an app for OSX that lets you quickly analyze the loudness of a bunch of video files, shows you the peak and RMS loudness of each file in dBFS (I think dBTP and LUFS would be too much to ask ...
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Sennheiser G3 event audio

So I work a lot filming events making aftermovies. Often my job requires me to get a master out from the mixer or the sound tech and I am at the will of them so to speak with regards to my audio. Rode ...
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How can I generate a full waveform from my audio file in After Effects?

There is an effect in After Effects which generates audio waves and spectrums from audio tracks. What I get is the form for a given second. How can I get the full waveform on a single frame ?
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How to multi track export audio from After Effects to Audition

I have a fairly complex AE project with multiple audio files playing at different times. I'd like to make the final audio edit using Audition. What's the best way to get all of my audio tracks from ...
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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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Audio drift after uploading to YouTube?

I recorded myself playing some games and then uploaded the videos to youtube. I noticed that after youtube finished all processing and made multiple resolutions available that the audio and video ...
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Wireless audio from P.A. System to DSLR

I do video-taping of my company's events and I have been asked to find a better way of getting audio into the DSLR video. Currently, I am using the transmitter and receiver from a Sennheiser lapel mic ...
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Read audio Markers/Regions in Premiere?

Premiere CC 2014 is unable to read marker data in a wave file. I'm migrating from Vegas Pro, and this program is able to read markers from the start. Vegas Pro: Premiere Pro: Is there a way to ...
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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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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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ffmpeg streaming to rtmp and extracting image periodically

I'm using this command to receive a input stream and transcode it to a different resolution and stream it to ustream. ffmpeg -hide_banner -loglevel info -progress /tmp/ffmpeg.log -i ...
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Trying to play 2 audio tracks at the same time in MPC-HC

Trying to record some footage, but I have two audio tracks - One track is audio from my PC, and the other track is from my microphone. MPC-HC only lets me play one track at the same time. Any ...
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How can I record audio with the USB mic and record with the camera without having to sync them?

I want to start making some YouTube videos, but I want to work with what I have for the moment, to see how it goes and learn using them for a while. So I have a Behringer C1-U microphone and a ...
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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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Accurate audio selection

How do I select the audio corresponding to a set of filter-selected videoframes? E.g. at the moment I am sampling 1 in every 100 frames of a video (running at 15fps) using the FFMpeg select filter. ...
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Does the MP4 HTML5 compatible video type allow for mono audio?

I'm doing some rendering in Vegas Pro and notice that if I select MainConcept (which gives me an HTML5 compatible MP4) the audio tab only has options for the bit rate and the sample rate. Before ...
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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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How do youtube professionals record audio for their video?

If some professional has a video, and they want to do a voiceover for it, how do they do it? Do they first remove unwanted clips from video and then record audio using audacity while seeing the ...
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How to detect which part of the video is using copyright audio on facebook

I am having a issue i.e: Facebook deletes the video uploaded by me and says It contains copyright audio. It is 6min video so how could I know which part is being aborted by Facebook. Thanks a ...
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Does using component cable help improve video quality? [closed]

I have a standard definition (SD) set top box which has three jacks for its output(Red,white,yellow). I recently bought a Sony TV which has WXGA (1280x800) resolution and 5 jacks for input which has ...
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Show audio waveform in FCP video?

How can I show the audio waveform in a video similar to the one below? I'm using Final Cut Pro X on OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
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ffmpeg - Specify FC (center) instead of mono‏

I am trying to specify a single mono channel to be named 'Center' when viewed in Quicktime player, I know that technically specifying FC is mono, but in my user case I need it to actually be named ...
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Streaming 2 local and some remote players audio issue

I am trying to set up for streaming. Here is what i want to accomplish. I will be the only one streaming video and streaming from the same computer i am playing on. I have a mixer attached to my ...
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Looking for suggestions on workflow/equipment: daily production of short presentation videos

i am looking for any and all sort of suggestions on workflow and equipment, specifically camcorder choice. Case details: We are producing short videos every day. A person is standing in front ...
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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 ...