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How Academy of Art University Sound Design Students Get Professional Experience with Pro Sound Effects Libraries and Software

September 07, 2021 by Jeremy Siegel in Interviews, Sound Effects Licensing
Why Wait for Hollywood? Academy of Art University provides aspiring directors with a fully-staffed, student-operated, in-house post production facility.

How Sound Artist Robby Stambler Works

August 18, 2021 by Andrew Emge in Interviews, How I Work, CORE
The "How I Work" series (inspired by Lifehacker) asks CORE users what inspires them and what tools and routines help them get work done from day to day.

Sonic Storytelling for the Modern Creative Team

July 23, 2021 by Jeremy Siegel in Interviews, Sound Effects Licensing
HDMG’s Ben O’Brien on serving the story and creating an immersive viewing experience with sound.

Desert Island Sound Design Tools

June 03, 2021 by Jamie Bishop in Interviews, Sound Design
If you had had to limit yourself to just 3 tools on your next project, what would they be?

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. 

A Sonic Roadtrip Through the Pacific Northwest

March 29, 2021 by Julia Skubisz in Interviews, Product Releases
Learn how recordist Jason Strawley and videographer Andrew Garraway traversed through the Pacific Northwest to capture authentic and immersive sounds of the region.

Behind the Recording of Odyssey Creatures with Mark Mangini

March 24, 2021 by Julia Skubisz in Interviews, The Odyssey Collection
Discover how award-winning sound artists Mark Mangini & Richard L. Anderson captured the most comprehensive animal sound library available.

How Watson Wu Records Vehicles

January 22, 2021 by Jamie Bishop in Interviews, Product Releases
Discover the process of recording vehicles with accomplished sound recordist Watson Wu.

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.

Mark Mangini on the Importance of Sound in Cinema - No Film School Interview

December 21, 2020 by Julia Skubisz in Interviews, The Odyssey Collection, Podcasts
Learn from this insightful interview with one of the most creative and in-demand supervising sound editors today.