Expectations of Noise

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

(This one fell through the cracks for our noise feature last month, we bring it to you now…better late than never. SF) I’ve spent most of my engineering…

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Ben Burtt Talks ‘Super 8′

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Set of 9 videos featuring sound designer Ben Burtt talking about sound and his work on “Super 8″.

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Ben Burtt’s Sound Lab for “Forbidden Planet”: Artifacts from the Krell

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Ben Burtt explains how the electronic score of “Forbidden Planet” was created. The video is at the right side of this page. Prior to the screening, Oscar-winning visual…

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ARTSEDGE: Ben Burtt on The Sounds of “Star Wars”

Thursday, September 29, 2011

This is one of a series of podcasts exploring the ways sound and sound effects can be used to help bring stories to life. Meet Ben Burtt, Sound…

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The Sound of “Super 8″

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

New article at M.P.E.G featuring the sound crew of “Super 8″, including sound designer/co-supervising sound editor Ben Burtt, co-supervising sound editor Matthew Wood and Re-recording Mixers Anna Behlmer…

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Wednesday, February 9, 2011

“Mixing is a performance. You sit down at the console. You’re alert, and you’re playing parts in the picture: You’re a robot, you’re a door, you’re a laser…

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"The Sounds of Star Wars" – Interview with Ben Burtt and J.W Rinzler

Monday, December 13, 2010

NPR has published an interview with Ben Burtt and J.W Rinzler, discussing several things about “The Sounds of Star Wars” book. It takes only a few seconds of…

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"The Sound Behind The Image" Lecture by Ben Burtt at AES 2010

Monday, October 18, 2010

Ben Burtt will give a lecture called “The Sound Behind The Image” at the 129th AES Convention. Much has been documented about the technical history of motion picture…

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Wired Magazine: Ben Burtt Talks "The Sounds of Star Wars" Book

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Wired has published an exclusive video featuring Ben Burtt, Randy Thom and the guys behind the sound of “Star Wars: Clone Wars” (Matthew Wood and David Acord)  talking about…

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"The Sounds of Star Wars", New Book Written by Ben Burtt and J. W. Rinzler

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Sound designers, editors, mixers, geeks and Star Wars fans. Our day has come! Ben Burt has presented “The Sounds of Star Wars“, a new book written with J. W. Rinzler….

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