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Shadow And fLame - Sound editor for blind
The program is designed for sound and music files edition. It allows making audio-books, sound effects, making and changing sound and music tracks.
It has been designed for blind users, who can use it on their own. (by themselves alone)
Program is controlled by the keyboard and all important things are spoken by installed SAPI voices.
It is possible to edit up to three sound tracks laid vertically from left to right side.
Selecting the internal voice Mario sound editor also indicates on which sound track are carried out the tasks speaking accordingly from left, center or right channel.
Voice Mario also changes the pitch of the spoken commands.
Sound editor has a user friendly interface speaking what is necessary, omitting unimportant things. It's also possible to switch keyboard interface from upwards to downwards.
Work with Shadow and fLame using typical keyboard shortcuts also it changes the whole background color what is useful for visually impaired.
Sound editor uses SHIFT for selecting it's advisable to disable the SHIFT Sticky keys.
Shadow and fLame opens most common sound formats:
WAV (PCM and compressed), MP3, WMA, AIF, IT, MID, MOD, OGG, S3M, XM, FLAC
and saves in few most popular: WAV, MP3, WMA * only 44100 samples per second
Program always works in 16 bits stereo on high quality sound tracks, so that the problems occurring on sound tracks in different bits or channels have been removed.
(files in other sound formats can be opened)
Especially useful program's feature is pre-hear all sound effects before applying them.
Program has a complex sound recorder allowing selecting sound source, device and setting the volume level.
Program is designed to work on sound tracks about 15 minutes long.
The maximum length of all sound track depends on the amount of memory.
The demo version allows to save up to 10-second length