Software Applications For Sound Designers

Software Applications For Sound Designers

  In this post, I’m in a dive into the specific applications used by sound designers that’ll help with sound organization editing restoration and mixing and mastering it. Keep in mind, not all of these tools are needed, but they do make the work a lot easier. Sound Organization Name Munger: This is an excellent […]

The Field Recorder Buyer’s Guide

What Is A Field Recorder? A field recorder is a battery-operated portable audio recorder equipped with a microphone, storage space, various in and outputs as well as a speaker (for playback). Some of them have more bells and whistles than others such as; multiple mics/mic patterns and XLR I/O for 3rd party mic expandability. For […]

Budget Field Recording Equipment: What I Use To Create Sounds For Video Games

Budget Field Recording Equipment: What I Use To Create Sounds For Video Games

  Often times, I’m asked what equipment I use for field recording and sound fx. In short, I use a variety of gear, but what I use most is a cheap setup that allows me to be mobile and record anywhere with minimal set up time. Here’s the low budget field recording package I use for creating sounds […]

Sound Library: Heroes & Villains (Blastwave FX) Review

Sound Library: Heroes & Villains (Blastwave FX) Review

I’ve been a huge fan of Ric Viers for the a few years now. I’ve read every article and piece of information I could find on this guy. A true inspiration to me as a person and a sound designer. Late 2013 I got my hands on two of Ric’s sound libraries, Heroes & Villains […]

Getting Your Music Placed In Video Games

Getting Your Music Placed In Video Games

  Sorry no intro, let’s get right down to business 1. Know What You’re Getting Into The most important thing you need to do is familiarize yourself with the gaming industry. You want to learn as much as you can about the company you plan on pitching to. What kind of music is used for […]