SFX Round Up – April 2014

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

It’s April, and you’d be a fool if you didn’t check out this past month’s freshly released sound libraries. From quiet forests, ocean sounds, and country ambience, to…

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I Love Plug-ins!

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Guest Contribution by Tom Todia I love Plug-Ins!  There, I feel much better now. Since January is the month of the plug-in here at Designing Sound, I thought…

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The Recordist Releases Thompson Machine Gun HD Pro

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

The Recordist has released a new gun library, including 550 sounds for $35. Presenting The Thompson Machine Gun HD Professional Sound Effects Library, a multi-channel collection of 100…

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Making of BOOM Medieval Weapons

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Here’s a Q&A I had with Axel Rohrbach of BOOM Library, talking about the process on their latest release, Medieval Weapons. Could you tell us a bit about…

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BOOM Releases Medieval Weapons

Thursday, October 6, 2011

BOOM Library has released  a new library called Medieval Weapons. It’s done. Get ready to unleash an epic battle and blow away your audience. With our “MEDIEVAL WEAPONS”…

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West Texas Gun Recording

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

René Coronado has recently published a fantastic three-part article on gun recording, including details on pre-production, reports of the sessions, how was the editing/tagging process and more. So…

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New Guns Series at The Recordist, Rifle Actions HD Library Available

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Frank Bry has released Rifle Actions HD, a new library of gun foley, including 398 sounds (66 files) recorded at 96kHz/24-Bit. Here’s what Frank says about it: Presenting…

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Chuck Russom FX Releases Gun Handling SFX Library

Monday, February 14, 2011

Chuck Russom FX has released Gun Handling HD PRO, a new library loaded with 417 sounds from 13 different guns. Gun Handling is a collection of Gun Mechanism…

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The Sound of “Brink”

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Chris Sweetman, Audio Director at Splash Damage, has published a very interesting article about the sound of “Brink”. Let’s read: INTRODUCTION I’m Chris Sweetman, Audio Director at Splash…

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“Metal Impacts”, New SFX Library of Chuck Russom FX, Q&A Included

Monday, January 17, 2011

Chuck Russom has announced the release of Metal Impacts, a new SFX library loaded with more than 900 sounds. Metal Impacts could be called a sword library, but…

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