Riot Games has recently announced this years creative contest including for the 1st time a Sound Design category. The rules will be announced at the beginning of the contest. It starts November 6th and lasts until January 31 2018. You can read the official announcement here. [image credit: Riot Games] … [Read more...]
Win a 1 Year Membership to Production Expert
I know that a lot of our readers also visit, Pro Tools Expert. If you don't, you really should. While, yes...obviously...they are somewhat Pro Tools focused, they also do a lot of reviews and news gathering about plug-in manufacturers and sound effects libraries. They also have a premium tutorials site called Production Expert, and it's a great place to learn not only about Pro … [Read more...]
Win a Hybrid Library from Pro Sound Effects!
We've already mentioned our grand prize, but we wanted to make sure no one missed the fact that we'll be giving away a MASSIVE sound effects library at the end of this month. If you're not familiar with the Hybrid Library, we've reviewed here before. Technically, we reviewed it twice, because they took feedback from that review and other users who had purchased it and made some … [Read more...]
Win a 1 Year Unlimited Subscription to Soundsnap
It's time to thank our next sponsor and highlight their donation to the DSX December Give-Away. Soundsnap is a different kind of sound effects supplier. They've worked with a number of independent sound effects producers to create a subscription based, royalty free, sound effects library. Rather than shelling out a lot of money for a general sound effects library, you have … [Read more...]
Izotope Iris 2 Giveaway at The Pro Audio Files
Looking for a new sound design tool? Short on cash? If so, you may be in luck. The Pro Audio Files is giving away three copies of Iris 2! But better act fast on this one. Entries must be in by 5/22. Head here to enter! … [Read more...]
Tonsturm’s Massive Explosions – Behind the Scenes
Guest contribution by the fine folks at TONSTURM As the theme of this month is destruction we are really happy to be invited on Designing Sound to share our stories about the production and creation of our latest sound effect library: TONSTURM | Massive Explosions: … [Read more...]
GameSoundCon – Game audio workers survey and a sound design contest!
GameSoundCon, gearing up for their 10th conference, which will take place October 7-8 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, have made two recent news announcements. Game Audio Workers Survey First up, the results of the GamesSoundCon and Games Audio Network and Guild (GANG) joint survey that looked at working in the game audio industry are out. Whilst the … [Read more...]