Introduction to Audio Ducking

Introduction to Audio Ducking

By Roger Wambolt

This tutorial shows you how to use Audio Ducking in VideoStudio X8 to balance the levels of two audio tracks. Audio Ducking is a powerful new feature in VideoStudio X8. Audio ducking correlates two audio tracks, so that as one increases, the other automatically gets quieter. A common use of audio ducking is for voice-overs; the music fades as the speaker begins. Similarly, it is often used in translations. The original speaker grows quiet but continues in the background as the translation is played over top.

Thanks for watching! We hope you found this tutorial helpful and we would love to hear your feedback in the Comments section below. And don’t forget to visit our social media pages and show us what you’ve learned by sharing your photos, videos and creative projects with us.

See what's new in VideoStudio 2019!

Download your FREE 30-day trial and test drive new features like color correction, seamless and morph transitions, video and screen recorder, tiny planet effects and more.


Related Tutorials


Tools You Need

VideoStudio Pro 2019

Turn memories into movies with the fun and easy video editor that transforms photos and videos into productions you’ll be proud to share.

Soft Waves Slideshow Template

The gently flowing background and circular image frames create a unique template suitable for a variety of slideshows.

VideoStudio Ultimate 2019

Bring your movies to life in ways you never imagined with over 2,000 customizable filters, elegant titles, premium effects and new creative features.

Falling Rain Video Overlays

Add a realistic falling rain effect to your Pinnacle Studio or VideoStudio projects with this collection of 4 animated overlays.


Related Images

Share this post

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Sign-up for our newsletter

Sign-up for our newsletter

Get our latest tips, tutorials, and special offers sent weekly to your inbox!

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This