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SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - Pullstring - An entertainment & technology company to enable computer conversation with characters.

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection interview we talk with the sound team at PullString, an entertainment and technology company that combines art and science to enable computer conversation with characters. We ... More


Soundworks Collection Interview Series: The Sound of 10 Cloverfield Lane

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection interview we talk with the sound team of Director Dan Trachtenberg's film, 10 Cloverfield Lane including Supervising Sound Editor Robert Stambler, effects sound re-recording mixer Will Files and dialogue and music sound re-recording mixer Lindsey ... More


Soundworks Collection Interview Series: Jeff Schmidt - Creative Services & Sound Design Branding for Entercom Radio

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection interview we talk with Jeff Schmidt who has over 14 years crafting the distinctive Audio Brand at one of the most respected stations in commercial radio –former KFOG/KSAN. San Francisco Creative Director ... More


Alchemy Post Sound Applies Foley Magic to “The Bandit”

Alchemy Post Sound provided Foley services for The Bandit, director Jesse Moss’ exhilarating documentary about Burt Reynolds, the late director and stuntman Hal Needham and the making of the iconic 1977 action-comedy Smokey and the Bandit. Working under the direction of Supervising Sound ... More


Boom Library Releases Micro BOOM SFX library JET - FLY BYS

Jet engines are a very unique kind of sound producers. Gaseous or liquid fuel is violently mixed with extremely dense compressed air and then gets burned (don't do this at home). And this is only one element of the sound. Others are the fan, the compressor, the combustor, the turbine - what the heck ... More


SoundWorks Collection Interview Series - The Sound of Batman vs Superman with Scott Hecker

In this exclusive SoundWorks Collection interview we talk with Supervising Sound Editor Scott Hecker about his work on Director Zack Snyder's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Scott breaks down how the sound team created new sounds for the Batmobile, Batwing, ... More


MPSE Unveils Winners at 63rd Golden Reel Awards

he Motion Picture Sound Editors presented the 63rd MPSE Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles. Golden Reel Awards recognizing outstanding achievement in sound editing were presented in 24 categories encompassing feature films, long-form and short-form ... More


Oscars in One Minute: Sound

A quick look at the six nominees across the two Best Sound categories (sound editing & sound mixing) at the 88th Academy Awards. The nominees are: • Bridge of Spies • Mad Max: Fury Road • The Martian • The Revenant • Sicario • Star Wars: The Force Awakens


Exclusive: 2016 Cinema Audio Society Awards Winner Speeches

The Cinema Audio Society Award for Outstanding Sound Mixing Motion Picture - Live Action was presented to the sound mixing team of Chris Duesterdiek, Jon Taylor, CAS, Frank Montaño. Randy Thom, CAS, Conrad Hensel, Michael Miller, CAS and Geordy Sincavage for “The Revenant”. Top honors for ... More


Conversations with Sound Artists: 2016 Oscar Edition

In this special series of podcasts, Dolby Institute’s Glenn Kiser shines a spotlight on some of this year’s nominees for the Academy Award for Best Sound Editing. Hear the teams behind Mad Max: Fury Road, The Revenant, and Sicario talk about the creation of the sound design for the films, their ... More


John Storyk: The Genius Behind Electric Lady Studio

The story of Electric Lady as told by it's designer, John Storyk. ###ABOUT JOHN STORYK: John Storyk, registered architect and acoustician, is a founding partner of WSDG. He has provided design and construction supervision services for the professional audio and video recording community since the 1969 ... More


Dolby Atmos Takes You to the Outback in Lynette Wallworth's Collisions

Virtual reality (VR) offers storytellers an exciting new format to tell immersive stories and transport audiences in a way that was pure fantasy only a few years ago. Put on a headset with high-fidelity headphones, and suddenly you can be anywhere a filmmaker can imagine, choosing for yourself ... More