Normally, we do not fall into the account of the sounds that surround us. Let’s think about our things and do not look.
Do the exercise. Walk and notice the sounds you hear.
If you are in a city you will hear:
- People talking when you cross them
- people shouting
- Some bird
- Leaves of the trees moved by the wind
- Your footprints
- A more or less constant background noise
Should I follow?
There is no need to.
You have activated your listening skills and that is what is important.
When we talk about post production, you will not only think about image.
You will think about how to squeeze this choice of sounds beyond the background music you have chosen.
At the beginning of this video, water was not only seen, you could also hear. This mutual audiovisual aid made the result more credible.
Do not abuse these resources.
In fact, the best effects, whether visual or sound, are what you do not see, those that are not appreciated. If it is so and nothing stands out is that we will have done our job well. But, yes, it also uses these “sonorous brushstrokes”.
Do you want to discover the third secret? : SECRET 14 | Video composition process : the final composition