back Recording sound

In this section you will learn about sound and audio:

  • How to fix the sound and audio on your computer
  • Troubleshooting common audio problems
  • About recording equipment
  • Tips for recording good sound
  • Recording sound using Sound recorder and Audacity
  • Single and Multitrack audio editing using Audacity
  • Where to find copyright-free Sound Loops and SFX
  • Recording and editing sound for your Digital Story
Computer sound components

Most multimedia jobs will require you to have basic sound equipment for editing sound with a computer such as a:

  • PC or Mac Computer
  • Microphone (internal or external)
  • Speakers (internal or external)
  • Headset
Video sound components

If you are recording video, particularly if it involves an interview or talking, you will need some video sound equipment such as:

  • Camera
  • External microphone
  • Headphones
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