Pen tool for Audio?

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johnjvogel

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Pen tool for Audio?

PostTue Mar 20, 2018 5:09 pm

Hi all,

My apologizes ahead of time if this has been covered. I can't seem to find what I'm looking for.

Does DaVinci have a pen tool similar to FCP and PP where I can simply select the tool, place a dot on the audio level and lift or lower the level? I have attached a screengrab as an example.

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Vit Reiter

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Re: Pen tool for Audio?

PostTue Mar 20, 2018 5:29 pm

See page 1166 chapter Sample Editing in DaVinci manual.
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Brad Hurley

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Re: Pen tool for Audio?

PostTue Mar 20, 2018 5:31 pm

In DAW-speak, this is called "automation."

Yes, you can do that in Resolve. Edited to remove the link to a tutorial that actually didn't cover this!
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Re: Pen tool for Audio?

PostTue Mar 20, 2018 5:50 pm

BING BING BING - You are both right.

Brad you are correct, it is Automation, but I don't believe the video covers this, at least for the use of automating faders.

Vit, it was right down the street from 1166 and at 1178.

Thanks for the help! You just saved me WEEKS of work.

jv

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