Spectral Balancing (or How to Use an EQ)
This is a mixing engineer’s guide to using any EQ to balance the frequency content of a mix. (.pdf)
This downloadable book (pdf) is packed with knowledge used by the pros to shape mixes, and acts as a guide to help you spectrally balance your mix using any EQ.
Spectral balancing is simply a fancy term for using an EQ to balance the frequencies in your mix. This ebook is about learning how to use an EQ and how to hear and identify frequencies that may need to be emphasized or cut.
Learn about the various types of EQ and how to identify EQ bands by ear. Learn how each of the 10 octave bands are represented and how to apply strategic tonal adjustments to tracks and your mix, and soon you’ll be the master of the EQ.
- A 10 Octave EQ Guide,
- Handy EQ Tips,
- Powerful EQ Techniques, and
- Magic Frequencies (good starting points for EQing).
- The 5 Common Types of EQ
- Why You Should Use Your Spectrum Analyzer
- The Ideal Shape of a Pre-Mastered Mix
- 6 Powerful EQ Tricks to Carve Out a Sound
- The Sound and Science of the 10 Octaves
- How To Identify EQ Bands
- EQ Tips and Techniques
Once you place your order, you’ll receive a download link in your email. Download the pdf file and keep it handy on your device for reference. You can view the file in any reader or web browser that supports pdf files.
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