When I first started writing this short guide, the first name of the article was “The Short Guide To Mixing” but realized I was wrong naming it that. Listening is far more important - Gear, technical or sometimes theatrical ideas can come later; much later.
Do you request the color graded version of the cut before you start sound mixing?
Invoices should be fast and easy. They shouldn’t take a lot of time, should be simple, and straightforward.
Sometimes we come across notes or sound effects that are too short like a guitar pluck or a metal crowbar. We can fix that by using a cool sound design technique to sustain sounds longer naturally - Check out the short video tutorial showing you
The one thing I forgot, if not the most important - A microphone.