Rodney Gates Special: Reader Questions

Friday, April 29, 2011

Designing Sound Rearder: What technique (or tip) you wish you had known when you first started doing sound design professionally? Rodney Gates: I wish I knew how to…

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SoundWorks Collection: Interviews with Ann Kroeber and Charles Maynes

Friday, April 29, 2011

SoundWorks Collection has published two interesting interviews with sound effects recordists Ann Kroeber and Charles Maynes, produced by Michael Raphael. Welcome to the Soundworks Collection; an audio series…

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Rodney Gates Special: A New Role – Becoming Audio Director

Friday, April 29, 2011

[Written by Rodney Gates for Designing Sound] In early June of 2010, I became Sony Online’s Audio Director for San Diego. So how has this experience been so…

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The Making of DTS Sound Signature, by Diego Stocco

Thursday, April 28, 2011

Diego Stocco has made music from sand, from a three, has recorded a burning piano, and made lots of custom and crazy instruments by himself. His work combines…

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Rodney Gates Special: Coming Full Circle – Spearheading “Clone Wars Adventures”

Thursday, April 28, 2011

[Written by Rodney Gates for Designing Sound] It seems perfectly fitting that with the Star Wars films being such an influence for me as a Sound Designer, when…

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Exclusive Interview with Peter Miller, Sound Designer on “Rango”

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

“Rango” is ILM’s first animated feature. I was blown away by the level of detail in both the look and the sound design. Sound designer Peter Miller was…

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Rodney Gates Special: Designing Vehicle Audio for “Transformers: War For Cybertron”

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

[Written by Rodney Gates for Designing Sound] Home Digs “Transformers” is a mega-hit franchise for Hasbro with a huge fan base fueled by cartoons that beckoned to us…

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50 Years of Wilhelm Screams

Monday, April 25, 2011

Got 12min to kill? Here is a supercut of what’s got to be every wilhelm scream used in film to date.  VIA /FILM

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The Recordist Releases North Idaho Wind HD

Monday, April 25, 2011

The Recordist has released North Idaho Wind HD, a bundle of three new libraries of wind recordings, including Forest Wind HD, Frigid Wind HD and Corn Stalk Wind…

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Servo, New SFX Library of Chuck Russom FX (Q&A Included)

Monday, April 25, 2011

Chuck Russom FX has released Servo, a new library loaded with more than 600 small machine/motor sounds recorded from 20 different sources. A collection of small machine/motor sounds,…

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