Short Film On Sound Recording

Monday, November 25, 2013

This great short film on sound and the experiences of a sound designer Justin Boyd comes via the Audible Worlds forum. There is fantastic attention to detail here…

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Considerations for Creative Field Recording

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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On developing your ear… I purchased my first field recorder in 2010. Ever since it’s become a vital tool in my sound design process. As a result, I…

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Interview with The Sound Tracker

Friday, October 18, 2013
Hempton photo credit C. Lamarca

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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Creative Uses of Reverb

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Guest Contribution by Ian Palmer There are a lot of technical articles on Designing Sound so I thought I’d try to balance that with this month’s theme of…

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Thinking Before Design

Monday, October 1, 2012

With news of a new plugin or new software feature every other week, it is easy to get lost in a myriad of technological ‘solutions’. It is easy…

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Charles Maynes Special: Worldizing

Monday, June 21, 2010

Some years ago, MPEG published a very interesting article of Charles Maynes talking about his approach on the use of the worldizing technique: For some of us in…

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Erik Aadahl Special: Reader Questions

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

So, this is the end of the Erik Aadahl Special. Hope you’ve enjoyed it. Here are the answers to all the questions made by the readers on comments,…

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Charles Deenen Special: 100 Whooshes in 2 Minutes

Friday, February 26, 2010

Every sound designer has to make new whooshes in record time. Whenever I’m stuck in that position I’ve always tried to come up with some quick automated ways….

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