Why does my ME want me to keep 3db headroom?
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25th November 2011
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Originally Posted by
This may be obvious, but just in case...
This does not mean mix at full scale and then lower the mix 3db before sending it off.
and it doesnt mean to mix at -6dB peaks with plugs that still destroy the sound because of their problems
i have seen too many bad recordings that were tracked and edited at 0dBFS+ , plus diddled with fx and plugs that added more damage, and finally lowered to -3 to give to the ME.
and then the client wonders why the ME cant remove the krapp that got added.
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