Save Protools Session For Mix Engineer

By on Jul 13, 2012 in Recording Studio Articles | 1 comment

What is the best way to save Protools session for sending to a mix engineer?

  • Go to ‘File’/’Save Session Copy In…’
  • Session Format: ‘Latest’
  • Audio File Type: ‘BWF/.WAV’ [or AIFF if your session is AIFF]
  • Sample Rate: same as current
  • Bit Depth: 24
  • Check ‘copy all audio files’
  • Check “Session Plug-In Settings Folder’ and Root Plug-In Settings Folder
  • Create a new folder: [band name – date – FOR MIX]
  • Save session as [song title – FOR MIX].
  • Make a backup of the ‘FOR MIX’ folder in case the
  • Then zip the the folder or “compress” (mac)

    1 Comment

  1. you should go over the mastering plug ins, what you think abount ozone 5, iZotope….. ???

    carlos arellano

    July 13, 2012

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