Pro Sound Effects Blog

Top 5 ways to improve the sound of your mixing room

June 04, 2019 by Alex Gregson in Film Sound, How-To
Find out some of the most efficient ways to enhance the sound and feel of your studio.

Top 5 tips to prep sound editorial for mixing

May 22, 2019 by Natalia Saavedra Brychcy in Film Sound, How-To
How to prepare your Pro Tools session for an efficient and easy mix.

Top 5 tips for networking as a sound artist

April 22, 2019 by Korey Pereira in Film Sound
Learn the best ways to build relationships with fellow sound artists and jump-start your career in post sound.

Top 5 mistakes all beginner sound editors make

February 22, 2019 by Korey Pereira in Sound Effects, Film Sound
We all make mistakes. Use these tips to avoid the most common mistakes and jumpstart your career as a sound editor.

Hearing the Written Word: How the sound design of Hala was inspired by the script

February 14, 2019 by Andreas Russo in Interviews, Film Sound
Supervising sound editor Derek Vanderhorst talks about his approach to the sound design for Hala, working in ATMOS, and his experience on No Country For Old Men.

The magical sound of Mary Poppins Returns: An interview with Renee Tondelli

January 14, 2019 by Vinny Alfano in Interviews, Film Sound
  Enter the magical world of Mary Poppins Returns and hear about the level of detail put into the sound by Oscar®-nominated sound designer and supervising sound editor, Renee Tondelli.

From Script to Final Mix: Enos Desjardins on how story informs sound design for film & TV

September 13, 2018 by Andreas Russo in Interviews, Film Sound
Learn how every sonic detail can tell a story, and get advice on how to break into the audio post production industry. In a career spanning only six years, sound designer and sound fx editor Enos Desjardins has already managed to work on major TV shows like Black Mirror and several feature films – in addition to winning the 2016 "Best Sound Design: Short Film" Music and Sound Award for his work...

Futuristic Sounds Grounded in Reality: Creating Kin's sci-fi sound effects with Joseph Fraioli

September 06, 2018 by Andreas Russo in Interviews, Film Sound
Learn how a hands-on approach to sound design and narrative analysis informed Joseph Fraioli's clarity and innovation in creating the sci-fi sounds of the film Kin.

Emmy-nominated sound editor Jacob Ribicoff on working with Ken Burns and creating the sound of HBO's Fahrenheit 451

September 05, 2018 by Vinny Alfano in Interviews, Film Sound
Learn about Jacob Ribicoff's long-time collaboration with filmmaker Ken Burns, and how he approached creating the Emmy-nominated sound for both The Vietnam War and Fahrenheit 451.

The importance of sound in documentaries with Peter Albrechtsen

July 23, 2018 by Vinny Alfano in Interviews, Film Sound
Discover how Peter Albrechtsen took a subtle yet detailed approach to craft the sound of the new documentary, Generation Wealth.