New Mobile Loudness Research Results from TC Electronic

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

TC Electronic recently published the results of a five-year study of most major mobile devices’ audio capabilities. The findings show a broad diversity in performance from platform to…

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Finding Your Way With High Dynamic Range Audio In Wwise

Friday, June 21, 2013
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Guest Contribution by: Louis-Xavier Buffoni – Software engineer at Audiokinetic HDR in a Nutshell HDR (“High Dynamic Range”) audio is a technique which draws its inspiration from the…

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Thank You to our February Contributors!

Thursday, February 28, 2013

The month is wrapping up, and tomorrow we start a new featured topic. It’s that time, once again, to thank all of the wonderful people who contributed guest…

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Loudness In Game Audio

Thursday, February 28, 2013
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Finishing up Loudness Month here at Designing Sound I asked the good folks at Audiokinetic (makers of Wwise), Firelight Technologies (makers of FMOD) and G.A.N.G. IESD about what is…

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Does Bit or Sample Rate Reduction Affect Loudness Measurements?

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

A few nights ago, I was struck by an idea that hadn’t occurred to me previously. I was prepping for a presentation on loudness metering at a game…

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Loudness and Metering (Part 2)

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Guest contribution by Owen Green [This is the second of a two part series on loudness, mixing, metering and the new ITU loudness spec] The New Loudness Standards,…

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Loudness Webinar Recording Available

Monday, February 11, 2013

If you missed Saturday’s webinar, the recording is now available. Just click here to load it up. We had some reports of audio issues, which appear to be…

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Loudness and Metering (Part 1)

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Guest contribution by Owen Green [This is the first of a two part series on loudness, mixing, metering and the new ITU loudness spec] Understanding the complex relationship…

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It’s Time to Talk About the Loud!

Friday, February 1, 2013
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It’s February 1st. That means it’s a new month with a new featured topic. This time around, we’ll be digging into the subject of loudness metering. When we…

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Free “Loudness Metering” Webinar

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

We’re changing the name of the “Film Sound Discussion Group” to Designing Sound Discussion Group, because it’s silly to think that we’ll never have a live discussion about…

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