In Half 1, we mentioned tips on how to put together your self for creating an audio file for a video or an audio presentation with character voices. In Half 2, we are going to full this dialogue.
For this second recording methodology, you must learn every characters strains one after the opposite, in different phrases, learn all of Tom’s strains first, then Dick’s strains, then Harry’s. That approach you may apply every voice’s settings to all of the strains for that character directly. Simply spotlight the start of Tom’s strains, drag to the top of Tom’s strains, after which apply the morphing settings to them in a single click on. The tedious half will probably be slicing and pasting all of them again collectively in the precise order. You do that by highlighting the phrases, slicing them after which clicking the place they’re to be inserted and pasting them. I favor doing it this manner. For one motive, it means that you can apply any inflections or accents or speech impacts to the character’s dialog , fairly than attempting to change it every time a special character speaks. For example, if one character is a feminine, you can see that softening your voice will make it simpler to change the voice and have it nonetheless sound feminine. If one character has an English accent, it’s simpler to take care of it all through all of the strains if they’re all collectively. The selection is as much as you.
When you find yourself attempting the completely different settings, you’ll quickly discover that Pitch is the overwhelming setting. Timbre and Superior Tune have a lot much less impact on the end result. They’ll are likely to make the voice sound unsteady and mechanical; that’s tremendous for numerous robotic voices, or cartoon voices, however you can see after some experimenting that altering your pure voice as you file it after which making use of a pitch change will carry very acceptable outcomes to your audio recordsdata.
You may punch up your audio recordsdata by including sound results and background music. Some basic guidelines to observe are easy; preserve the consequences to a minimal and don’t allow them to overwhelm the dialog, until the scenario requires it; when introducing music, it’s often a good suggestion to fade it in initially and out on the finish. Additionally, preserve the quantity of the music decrease than the dialog, in order for you the listener to have the ability to hear the phrases. One ultimate, small level, and this may occasionally simply be me, however I often overlook to note precisely the place I save the recordsdata! When you find yourself leaping round your drive, loading this file and that music and this sound impact, you may simply be within the improper listing for saving the ultimate file, so examine the place it’s being saved, and write down the placement. If you come again the subsequent day to work on it some extra, you’ll thank your self for it.