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ADR Mixer

Expert Sources: Jesse Dodd
Date: June 1, 2019
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Career Overview

ADR Mixers correct dialogue and sound that was problematic in the original production. They remove background noise, re-record dialogue with lip-synching and clean up production audio.

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ADR Recordist. (This used to be a separate job, but is now under the remit of ADR Mixers.)

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There are a number of reasons for which ADR (Automated Dialogue Replacement) might be needed in a production, explains Jesse Dodd, veteran ADR Mixer at NBCUniversal. “It could be a poor performance, it could be noise on the set, the lines might have been unint