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Sends Vs Inserts Explained

logic pro Sep 17, 2021

In this video I'm going to show you the differences between using FX plugins as sends or inserts. I'll also demonstrate the advantages/disadvantages of using one method over the other. When you're first getting started working in a DAW all the different terms you might hear such as Sends, Inserts, Bus tracks, and Aux tracks can get confusing, so I hope this video helps clear some of that up for you. 

The guitar track in this video originates from a track called Sink It by Camaro 67. 

00:00 Intro
00:51 Explaining Inserts
01:08 EQ as an Insert
01:47 Reverb as an Insert
03:04 Adjusting the Reverb Amount Using Inserts
03:33 Reverb using sends
07:13 Sending Multiple Tracks to the Same Reverb
08:19 Recap

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