Month: September 2011

Sonic Branding and the Audio Branding Congress Pt. 1

September, 28 2011 by Laura Sinnott in Events and Parties, Sound Design, Sound Effects

The Audio Branding Academy (ABA), founded by three forward-thinking cats from Germany, brings awareness to the use of sound in brand communication in numerous ways, including holding the annual Audio Branding Congress. Pro Sound Effects will be participating in the 2011 congress and donating SONOPEDIA 2.0 to the winner of the Audio Branding Award.

5 Keys for Using Sound Effects to Improve Sound Design

September, 21 2011 by Jeremy Siegel in Sound Design, Sound Effects

By David Sonnenschein, author Sound Design: The Expressive Power of Music, Voice and Sound Effects in Cinema. Sign up for the Sept. 22 free webinar Secrets for Great Film Sound, co-presented with Ric Viers (author The Sound Effects Bible), at www.SoundDesignForPros.com. Key 1: Start with the script The written script …

Top 10 Most In-Demand Weather Sound Effects

September, 8 2011 by Jeremy Siegel in Sound Effects

For us NYC folk, the last few weeks have seen some pretty crazy weather.  I have lived basically my entire life in the Northeast, yet it was not until August, 2011, that I finally experienced both my first earthquake, and my first hurricane (I was out of town for Bob …