Dynamics: Why It's Essential To Your Mixes
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What are dynamics? This article from Ask.Audio addresses this question, as well as explains why this concept is important in our mixes.
A metaphor to help understand dynamics is with a roller coaster. Without the steep “ups and downs,” it would no longer be thrilling, just like a mix with no dynamic movement. When using compressors and limiters, it’s important to keep these things in mind!
This video is very informative as well.