My Impressions of Dolby Atmos

Thursday, November 8, 2012

One of the hot topics at AES this year…and by “hot,” I mean a subject that had multiple conference sessions devoted to it…was the concept of adding height…

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The Sound of Real Steel

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Who says robot boxing won’t happen in 2020?! “Real Steel” plays out this fantasy as robots have replaced humans in boxing in this Shawn Levy film (“Night at…

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Wednesday, July 6, 2011

The new site of is now live: features a large waveform viewer and audio player that enhances the previewing of sounds before purchase. Individual channels may…

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Rabbit Ears Audio Releases Military Vehicles SFX Library (Q&A Included)

Friday, April 1, 2011

Rabbit Ears Audio has released its fifth library, called Military Vehicles, a huge collection of seven sfx packs, featuring recordings of the following military vehicles: M5A1 Stuart Tank:…

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Rob Nokes Special: Reader Questions

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Wow, August just flew! Here is the final post of the Rob Nokes special, with the answers to the questions made by the readers during this month. Hope…

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Rob Nokes Special: The Work at

Friday, August 27, 2010

Here is an interview that Rob Nokes had some time ago, where he talks about the work on his sound effects company. Let’s read: Question: What is the…

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Rob Nokes Special: Recording Water Sounds for "The Guardian"

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

The SFX recording challenge on The Guardian was that the action sequences took place below and above water. My goal was to deliver a SFX library that was…

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Rob Nokes Special: Guide to Recording Dogs

Monday, August 16, 2010

Untrained dogs can be very hard to record. Unlike trained dogs, they don’t know commands and are usually scared or uneasy when put in a different environment. Also,…

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Rob Nokes Special: Recording in Vietnam

Thursday, August 12, 2010

“We travelled to Vietnam to record for the Korean film “Nim-eun-meon-go-sae” a.k.a. “Sunny”, a movie about a band who gets caught in the troubles of the war, you…

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Rob Nokes Special: Guide to Recording Cars

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Back in the day when I first started recording cars, we were using small DAT machines, the Sony TCD7 and back in those days DAT machines were very…

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