Pro Sound Effects Blog

10 Pieces of Sonic Wisdom from Award-Winning Sound Artist Mark Mangini

October 21, 2021 by PSE in The Odyssey Collection, Film Sound
Get inspired by written reflections from the sound artist behind films like DUNE, Blade Runner 2049, Mad Max: Fury Road and more.

How to Mix Dialogue for Film

September 13, 2021 by Julia Skubisz in Sound Design, Film Sound, How-To
Learn tips and tricks for mixing dialogue for film projects to achieve clear, natural, and consistent results.

Creating the Sound of The Killing of Two Lovers - with Peter Albrechtsen

May 18, 2021 by Andreas Russo in Interviews, Film Sound
Learn why rhythm and musicality in sound design matter more than technique and a few simple tips to reach out to fellow filmmakers. 

Horror Sound Design Tutorial with Matt Yocum

May 11, 2021 by Matt Yocum in Sound Design, Film Sound, How-To, CORE
Exploring the elements necessary to create compelling & effective horror soundtracks.

Star Wars Sound Design Explained by Ben Burtt

February 17, 2021 by Julia Skubisz in Sound Design, Film Sound
Dive into the interstellar sound world of Star Wars with sound designer Ben Burtt.

The Sound of The Social Dilemma: Interview with Richard Gould

December 28, 2020 by Vinny Alfano in Interviews, Film Sound
Explore the process behind creating the detailed soundscape of The Social Dilemma.

Storytelling with Cinematic Sound Design

October 16, 2020 by Maddy Kong in Sound Design, Film Sound
How to tell your stories effectively and creatively with cinematic sound design.

Jurassic Park Sound Design Explained by Gary Rydstrom

August 26, 2020 by Maddy Kong in Sound Design, Film Sound
Dive into the iconic sound world of Jurassic Park with sound designer Gary Rydstrom.

Top 5 Mistakes All Beginner Sound Editors Make

February 25, 2020 by Korey Pereira in Film Sound, How-To
We all make mistakes. Use these tips to avoid the most common ones to jumpstart your career as a sound editor.

Top 8 Resources to Learn Sound Editing

August 08, 2019 by Natalia Saavedra Brychcy in Lists, Film Sound, How-To
Discover the best websites, books, and other resources to boost your sound editorial knowledge and advance your audio post career.