Advanced Screencasting: Editing Narration in Audacity Tutorial

Visual Lounge

For most TechSmith tutorials, the narration track is actually recorded first with a handheld microphone or a podcaster USB microphone that feeds straight into Audacity (an open-source audio editor). How to change the Audacity project rate. How to use the Amplify effect in Audacity.

Editing Audio with Audacity

The Learning Dispatch

tools like Audacity at your disposal. or later) Audacity (free download here ) An audio file (Audacity natively supports major formats like WAV , AIFF , MP3, and OGG. Editing audio is a fairly straightforward process, especially when you have excellent (not to mention free!)

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Audacity

E-Learning Provocateur

My favourite is Audacity. Are you looking for a good audio recorder/editor? I’ve got the Beta version (1.3.5), and it works very well for me. Oh, yes, it’s free!

Best Practices for Voice-Over

CourseArc

Instructional Design Online Learning audacity audio narration pop filter voice overStudio microphone and pop shield on mic stand. If you are designing and developing eLearning, you are most likely going to need voice-over work.

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eLearning Voice Over Tip: How to Eliminate Background Noise

eLearning Brothers

In my video, I’ll be using Adobe Audition and Audacity, which is a free tool. So if you don’t have Adobe Audition, you can watch the end of this video and see how you can use Audacity. Also, you can download Audacity here.

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ELO Conference Resources

Kapp Notes

Audacity: Free Download: [link]. Basic Steps for Saving an Audacity File from Karl Kapp. Here are resources for the March 7th workshop. We’ll cover a variety of products in our Maker Faire.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences

The E-Learning Curve

Setting Audacity Preferences on Your Computer Before beginning a recording project in Audacity, it's necessary to configure your version of Audacity’s preferences in the Edit Preferences dialog box. Configuring Audacity You Try Launch Audacity Check the Preferences.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Audio Editing + Audacity

The E-Learning Curve

Previously in this series of E-Learning Curve Blog posts about Podcasting for E-Learning, I discussed downloading and installing the open source audio editor called Audacity.

A Recipe for Success: Recording Clear Audio for Your E-Learning Courses

E-learning Uncovered

1 software application for audio recording (such as WavePad , Audacity , or GarageBand ). Uncategorized Audacity audio GarageBand narration WavePadThe ability to record and edit audio is becoming easier and easier due to user-friendly technology.

Getting started with Audacity 1.3, a New Packt Publishing Book

The E-Learning Curve

How could I refuse when Packt Publishing asked me to review Getting started with Audacity 1.3 Getting started with Audacity 1.3, Tags: e-learning Audacity audio editor elearning open source software oss Packt Publishing by Bethany Hiitola? a New Packt Publishing Book is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface

The E-Learning Curve

In my previous post , I discussed interface metaphors, and showed a video example of the process behind the analog tape-editing metaphor used by most media editing tools - including Audacity. Figure 1 shows the primary menu options and functions of Audacity.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Recording with Audacity

The E-Learning Curve

Having given you the ha'penny (or dime) tour of Audacity , it's time to talk about recording audio with a digital editor. Audio Production Process [Click to enlarge] And these are the steps in detail: Activity Requirement Audio source A Narrator Capture A Microphone Encoding Audio editing software Audacity Sound Forge WaveLab GarageBand Once you have your narration script, your mic, and your audio-enabled computer you may begin recording.

Top 10 eLearning Resources You May Not Have Thought Of

eLearning Brothers

Audacity. Audacity is a free eLearning tool that you can download and edit your audio. Guest post by Robert Morris. The upswing of the eLearning industry is showing no signs of slowing down.

E-Learning Magic: Explaining Complicated Procedures Simply

SHIFT eLearning

If you’ve ever found yourself tearing through your whole house looking for an instruction booklet to fix a phone, tablet or other device that had the audacity to stop working just when you needed it most then you know how important it is to know the procedure for things.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Editing and Producing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

While there are many excellent commercial, free-to-use, and open source audio editing applications applications available, the editor I will talk about during this series is called Audacity. You can use Audacity to: Record live audio. So, let's download and install Audacity.

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30+ Ideas for eLearning Portfolio Samples

Experiencing eLearning

Edit out noise in Audacity. Whether you’re working freelance or looking for a full-time job, you need a portfolio. What if you can’t use any samples of your existing work due to confidentiality or security requirements?

It’s Not Too Late! How to Reduce Audio Noise in Your Recordings (For Free)

Visual Lounge

The Free Way – Audacity. If you aren’t looking to invest in high-end audio software, Audacity is a free piece of software created and maintained by a community of programmers and audio experts. More on that later… Here’s how it works: Noise Removal Audacity – Create, Discover and Share GIFs on Gfycat. Noise removal in Audacity. Audacity is great for cleaning up audio for a podcast or music.

eLearning: When Should You Record Your Voiceover Audio?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Because none of the off-the-shelf eLearning development tools are great at recording and editing audio files (they'll do the job of course, but they're lacking a lot of essential audio editing options that you'll find in more robust audio software), consider recording your audio externally in tools such as  Audacity , a free and really powerful. by Kevin Siegel      Adding voiceover audio to eLearning enhances the learner experience.

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Audacity (12). Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface , September 4, 2009. Podcasting for E-Learning: Recording with Audacity , September 9, 2009. Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences , September 8, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. September 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Webinars. Metrics for the Modern CLO: How to Measure Formal and Informal Learning. Thursday, October 08, 2009.

Demonstration: Editing an Audio File. Podcasting for E-Learning

The E-Learning Curve

Today's post is a demonstration outlining how to edit an audio file using the Audacity open-source non-linear sound editor. Tags: audio editor Audio Audacity sound content production post-production podcast editing audio

7 Free Audio Editors for Your E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

Audacity. Audacity is probably the most popular of the free audio editors. Even though many elearning applications have their own audio tools, I usually don’t use them.

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Best Free eLearning Tools of 2010 – eLearningTV, November 17, 2010

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Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 3

Edmego Learning

If you are adding voice overs to your content, use a tool such as Audacity to handle your recordings. Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 3. When it comes to maximizing retention in the workplace, your overall efforts will yield its own measure in results.

The dawn of a new generation

E-Learning Provocateur

And if they used a tool like Audacity, they could easily cut and edit the audio file as they see fit. User-generated content (UGC) is not a novel concept, but most of us in the corporate sector have barely scratched its surface.

20 tools for legacy learning

Learning with e's

Tools to look out for: Podbean, Libsyn , Audacity. I'm not going to be around for ever, and neither are you. As teachers, we only have a short time to make an impression on our students, and that time goes by very quickly. So what legacy do we leave behind when we stop teaching?

How to Record High Quality Audio for E-Learning

E-learning Uncovered

Some of my favorite recording and editing software programs include: Audacity (which is free). We all recognize the sound of poor quality audio when we hear it.

Behind the Scenes - How We Create Screencasts

Visual Lounge

Audacity setup. I was absolutely blown away at the number of screencast examples many of you shared on this recent blog post. The screencast that was listed the most in your feedback was one done our Instructional Designer, Ryan Eash. I wanted to make sure everyone saw this screencast. Ryan has created a lot of our tutorials for Camtasia Studio. He recently made a video showing behind the scenes from start to finish about how he creates our Camtasia training videos.

Podcasting like a pro! (Part 2) – How to edit and publish your podcast recording

eFront

First step is to download Audacity & AoA Audio Extractor , and if you would like to use introductory and closing music you can find links to free resources in this post. Step 2: Familiarize yourself with Audacity by visiting any of the following. Audacity Quick Help (should be installed locally, internet version if it isn’t). Audacity Manual (should be installed locally, internet version if it isn’t). Use Audacity to import audio files & edit.

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Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 3

Edmego Learning

If you are adding voice overs to your content, use a tool such as Audacity to handle your recordings. Maximizing Retention In E-Learning – Part 3. When it comes to maximizing retention in the workplace, your overall efforts will yield its own measure in results.

I want to break free #twistedpair

Learning with e's

Sparrow and his crew fight numerous battles with the powers that be, and ultimately using his guile and audacity he triumphs again and again, but always with a cost. My #twistedpair are Nelson Mandela and Captain Jack Sparrow.

What is the Best Microphone?

Visual Lounge

We used Audacity to record the audio at 44,100Hz. Ever heard the saying, ‘Audio is King’? One of the most difficult parts of a video is getting quality audio, in my opinion. And, there have been studies that show that the quality of your audio affects your audience’s perception of the quality of your presentation more than the visuals. Poor audio = people think poor presentation. Kathy Sierra has a great blog post on the effect of sound on users that you can read here.

12 eLearning Audio and Video Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

Audacity. Audacity is a free, open-source, cross-platform software for recording and editing sounds. With Audacity, record live audio, cut, copy, or mix sounds together, change the speed or pitch of a recording, and more. When creating an online course, you often need to capture a live video, audio, or screen recording. We’ve narrowed it down to 12 great eLearning audio and video tools to help you get started easily. iMovie.

How to Record Voice Overs for eLearning (Part 1)

eLearning Brothers

There are a lot of open source options out there as well, including Audacity, Reaper, and NCH Software. There are several things you can do before, during, and after recording to make your voice overs for eLearning sound more professional in your courses.

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Open source in corporate learning – The need to take it seriously.

Learning Cafe

Audacity is an audio editor you can edit, fine tune and change audio recordings. Audacity is an open source free software (free software) that gives you the freedom to use it, study how it works, improve it and share it with others.

Help! What software tool should I use to record audio?

360 Training

Audacity One of the most popular free tools is Audacity, which is available for download for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux, in a variety of languages. Audio can add a great deal to the quality of your course.

Weekly Bookmarks (7/10/2011)

Experiencing eLearning

Splitting recordings into separate tracks – Audacity Wiki. tags: audacity audio howto. The method of labeling and using “Export multiple&# worked really well for creating audio for Captivate. I Came, I Saw, I Learned…: Adobe Captivate 5: Make Quick Work Out of Adding Audio to a Project. Tips for streamlining the process of adding multiple audio files to Captivate. tags: e-learning captivate audio howto.

Online Learning Maker Faire Pre-Session Downloads

Kapp Notes

If you don’t have audio software, you can download Audacity for free and us that software. Audacity. On Wednesday of this week, I am conducting with 6 other folks an exciting event at Online Learning. We are doing a Maker Faire of elearning development.