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So this next assignment i choose is called sound effects story. The purpose of this assignment is the create a story using only sound effects. This took some time for me to complete as i had to do some editing here and there using audacity. I chose audacity because it is my favorite program opposed to adobe audition mixx, etc. To begin i wanted to create a story of how a typical day going to the gym would be like with sound only. Listening to the sound effects from the audio you may get an idea of what is going on.
Waking up to an alarm clock, then taking a quick shower and having some breakfast.
Well, steak isn’t really the type of food many people would want to eat for breakfast right before going to the gym, but it isn’t too bad if topped with some good fast carbs like potato or white rice. The body needs to absorb energy quick and fast carbs are a great source of energy.
After leaving the house and arriving at the gym, that’s where the fun begins. Hitting the weights for an hour at most, 45 minutes at least, it feels great. Then after a long work out and returning home from the gym, the food that you decide to eat next is what determines a lot in your fitness regime. Anyway the sound effects story that i created ends right after arrival at the gym. Some of the audio effects i choose were higher then the rest and this was difficult to balance and correct as i am still learning some of the functions that audacity has to offer. For the most, i edited mostly the length of some of the clips, as they were unnecessarily long.
This video was very helpful in some aspects of this assignment. I found this website to be extremely useful and recommend it to anyone looking for a site with great sound effects. Registering on the site doesn’t take to much time in addition.
During editing some of the effects i came across a video that was helpful.