In Conversation – Interview with Coll Anderson

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Andy Wooding has a new interview with one of our former Featured Sound Designers, Coll Anderson, up over on FilmDoctor.co.uk. I don’t know if there’s a difference. They…

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An interview with Mark Roberts

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
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Mark Roberts has been a BBC natural history sound recordist for over 20 years. During that time he has explored some of the remotest parts of the planet….

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LA Underground – An Interview with Charles Maynes

Monday, February 24, 2014
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I recently had a chance to sit down with sound designer and sound FX recordist Charles Maynes and chat about his new “LA Underground” sound library, available from…

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Viviana Caro: A Career Working With Animal Sounds

Friday, February 14, 2014
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Guest Contribution by Leonard Paul You’ve worked a lot with animals as a sound engineer, could you give a brief history of how your initial interest in audio…

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Interview with Jack Menhorn – DS Editor-in-Chief

Monday, January 13, 2014

We don’t often blow our own trumpet here at Designing Sound. Rather, we prefer to focus on the array of creative and technical excellence out there in the…

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An Interview with John Roesch

Tuesday, December 17, 2013
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In  over 30 years working in sound, Foley artist John Roesch has amassed an impressive list of credits, including major films like “Inception” and “The Matrix” and games like…

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Kinokophone – Art & Field Recording

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
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Kinokophone is an art collective with sound at it’s heart, producing interesting and unique sound installations and listening experiences. Both Amanda Belantara and Jon Tipler were kind enough…

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Interview with The Sound Tracker

Friday, October 18, 2013
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Gordon Hempton is one of the world’s foremost nature sound recordists. He’s won an Emmy, been the subject of a documentary, is an activist for acoustic ecology, and…in…

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Noise, Storytelling with Sound, and Visuals on the Radio with Radiolab’s Jad Abumrad

Thursday, August 15, 2013
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I recently had the chance to chat with Jad Abumrad, creator and co-host of WNYC’s Radiolab. Each episode of Radiolab explores ideas in science, technology, and the universe at large…

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“The quieter it is, the more you hear!” – Chuck Michael on the sound for Stoker

Monday, August 12, 2013
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Sound is the most invisible part of the film. That’s probably why it’s quite rare for the sound of a movie to be mentioned in the press. But…

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