A Complete Guide to Achieving a Professional Master with Ozone 8 & Ozone 8 Advance
Izotope Ozone has long been the gold standard for in-the-box mastering. With the release of Ozone 8 and Ozone 8 Advance, it’s sure to remain the king of the mastering mountain.
In this 18-part video course, Echo Sound Works delivers a full and practical guide on how to how to master a track using all the features and benefits afforded by Ozone 8.
Learn How To Use Ozone 8 And How To Properly Master A Track
This course is divided into 18 individual lessons. Each lesson is focused on a different feature or function of Mastering to help you stay focused and learn at your own pace.
Echo Sound Works walks you through one of the world’s most recognized mastering suites including new intelligent signal processing, spectral shaping, Tonal Balance Control, and more.
The course will teach you everything you need to know about Ozone 8 and Ozone 8 Advance and how to use apply these to achieve a professional Master. At just over two and a half hours long, this is a laser focused course covering everything you need to know to maximise your time with Ozone 8.
Don’t waste time with trial and error, arm yourself with the knowledge and skills to make the most of your Ozone Advance sessions from day 1
- 150+ minutes of professional video instruction
- 18 indepth videos each giving a thorough walkthrough of critical mastering skills and/or working with Ozone 8
- Understand both theory & practice with an accomplished Producer
- Learn at your own pace, watch as many times as you need to learn the lessons
About Your Tutor
Echo Sound Works is one of the lead tutors on the ADSR network.
He is also the sound designer behind the hugely popular sound design label Echo Sound Works as well as a producer in his own right.
With his years of experience as a producer, sound designer and tutor, ESW easily explains often complicated topics in a way that anyone can understand. By reinforcing everything he teaches with real world examples, you will come away fully understanding everything presented to you in this course.
If you’ve already got your hands on this Mastering Monolith or you’re keen to take it for a test drive then this is mandatory viewing.
Course Detail: Parts 1-9
Check out what you’ll learn in Parts 1-9:
This video frames the content of the entire course.
- Understanding Mastering
Just because you learn how to use the features in Ozone 8 doesn’t mean you will be able to master a track with relative ease. This video covers the ideas behind mastering music.
- What is Ozone
This section will teach what Ozone is all about and how it can help you get quality masters.
- Prepping the Mix for Mastering
A good master can’t fix a bad a mix. Learn how to set yourself up for success in Ozone 8 by prepping your mix the right way.
- GUI Overview
This video will show you a quick and easy to follow overview of Ozone 8 and it’s GUI.
- Metering and I/O
Part 6 will show you how to meter your tracks with Ozone 8. Metering is a huge part of mastering and knowing how to do it properly will help you achieve a quality final mix down.
- Reference Track and Assistant
These are two o the most useful features in Ozone 8 and learning how to use them will make your life a lot easier.
- EQ and Vintage EQ
Learn how to use and apply the EQ and Vintage EQ modules to your tracks.
- Vintage Tape
Learn how to use and apply the Vintage Tape module to your mix.
Course Detail: Parts 10-18
Here’s what’s covered in Parts 10-18
The Dynamics module can be a life safer in Ozone. Learn every knob, feature and slider.
This video will teach you how to use the imager to create the perfectly balanced mix.
- Vintage Limiter
Learn how to use the vintage limiter in Ozone 8.
The Maximizer in Ozone 8 is really the heart of any master. It’s how you can inject loudness into your mixes. Learn how to use it in this video.
Ozone comes with a very deep exciter/saturator. It’s perfect for adding warmth to any mix.
- Dynamic EQ
The dynamic eq in Ozone 8 is a very unique EQ that is part MB Compression, part EQ. Learn how to use it to add life to your mix or to tame certain problem areas.
- Spectral Shaper
This is the newest addition to Ozone. It’s a revolutionary way of cleaning up problem areas of any mix. This video will teach you everything you need to know to do just that.
The Codec feature in Ozone 8 is surprisingly useful, learn how to triple check your mixes with it.
- Total Balance Control
This module is also a new addition to Ozone 8 Advanced. It’s a unique way to visualize mixes. This video will show you how to use it to improve any mix.