Pitching To Film and Video Game Companies: Here's What To Expect

Pitching To Film and Video Game Companies: Here's What To Expect

This is the last and final post of the business of sound design series. Here are a few things to expect after you make your pitch to film and game companies No Response No Budget Low Budget NDA’s FRUSTRATION and new learning experiences. No Response Having patience is important. Some companies won’t get back to you […]

How To Find Good Leads and Clients (With Budget)

How To Find Good Leads and Clients (With Budget)

The biggest problem for any professional (in any field) is finding leads and clients who can afford to pay for your services. You spend all this money and time perfecting your craft but making no money from it. Well, good news, in this post, I’ll show you exactly how I find clients and leads who […]

The Business Of Sound Design: How To Make Money

The Business Of Sound Design: How To Make Money

Now for what everyone wants to know of course which is how to make money with sound design. I can’t tell you the best way, but I can share what works for me. Take these gems and tweak them to work for you. 1.Don’t Be a Snob Work with any Budget If a client has […]

The Business Of Sound Design: Sound Designer’s Tools Of The Trade

The Business Of Sound Design: Sound Designer’s Tools Of The Trade

  What hardware/software applications do I need? What do sound designers use? Anything that makes noise, allows us to record and manipulate sound. When I think of Sound design tools, I think of two classes. 1. The Recordist → Totes around field recorders, headphones, mics, stands etc. Their gear is made for recording outside of […]

The Business Of Sound Design: Quick Overview, Understanding The Market

The Business Of Sound Design: Quick Overview, Understanding The Market

  What Is Sound Design? What Is A Sound Designer? In short, sound design is the process of creating and managing sound. As far as “what is a sound designer?” This is a question with many different answers. Ask someone born in the 50s and they might tell you a sound designer is someone who records […]