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Old January 21st, 2004, 12:27 PM   #1
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Help! Need to convert to 12 bit!


I've got some DV footage that was recorded with 12 bit audio. I don't have time to re-capture all the footage. But, I can re-encode a couple short "wav" files that contain music for my open and close credits to 12 bit that I need!

Is there a OSX freeware app that'll convert "wav" files into 12 bit?

Thanks!! I'm on a deadline to finish this by 4pm EST, so I'm sorry for the "help" thing!

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Old January 21st, 2004, 09:18 PM   #2
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Your editing system won't accept 16 bit sound and mix it with 12 bit?
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Old January 22nd, 2004, 01:56 AM   #3
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If your NLE won't do this (FCP will) then Peak will do this easily, even LE, I believe. I don't have LE installed on my Powerbook so can't check, but the full version, and the upgrade chart on the BIAS website says that LE can do this.
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