Author: David Forshee

Music and Sound Design Awards International Finalists Announced

June, 4 2013 by David Forshee in Contests

The Music and Sound Design Awards have announced the international finalists for their music and sound design competition at http://masawards.com/international.  PSE is proud to partner with this competition to recognize some of the fantastic sound design work that is happening in many areas of production.  Here’s a list of the …

The Sound Effects of Star Trek Into Darkness

May, 22 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Design

Here’s a great video from CNET news about the sound effects of Star Trek Into Darkness featuring legendary sound designer Ben Burtt.  See what weapon sounds you can create from a dog mixed with a rocket! Star Trek Into Darkness is now playing in theaters, and I highly recommend that …

Interview with David Sonnenschein (Part 3)

May, 17 2013 by David Forshee in Interviews

Here is the final installment of our 3-part blog series coming from a conversation we had with author, sound designer, and lecturer David Sonnenschein about his latest project: 3 Deaf Mice. To learn more about 3 Deaf Mice visit http://www.3deafmice.com 3 Deaf Mice is based on David’s book “Sound Design: The …

Interview with David Sonnenschein (Part 2)

May, 14 2013 by David Forshee in Interviews

Here is part 2 of our blog series coming from a conversation we had with author, sound designer, and lecturer David Sonnenschein about his latest project: 3 Deaf Mice. To learn more about 3 Deaf Mice visit the project Kickstarter page at http://www.3deafmice.com 3 Deaf Mice is based on David’s book …

Interview with David Sonnenschein (Part 1)

April, 26 2013 by David Forshee in Interviews, Sound Design

Today we are beginning a series of blogs coming from a conversation we had with author, sound designer, and lecturer David Sonnenschein about his latest project: 3 Deaf Mice. To learn more about 3 Deaf Mice visit the project Kickstarter page at http://www.3deafmice.com 3 Deaf Mice is based on David’s …

SoundWorks Collection: The Music and Sound of Oblivion

April, 24 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Design, Uncategorized

Here’s a cool new video from the SoundWorks Collection covering the music and sound of Oblivion.  Very impressive sound design work on this one!

Sound Design of Jurassic Park. Try it for yourself!

April, 18 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Design, Uncategorized

We recently ran across this super-cool visualization of the sound design of Jurassic Park. Check out the components of the dinosaur sound design: How’d They Make That Jurassic Park Dinosaur Noise? A Handy Chart We thought we’d make it just a little easier for you to take a shot at …

PSE Sponsors the International Music + Sound Awards 2013 (Update)

April, 17 2013 by David Forshee in Contests, Events and Parties, Sound Design

UPDATE 4/17/13: The international entry deadline for the Music + Sound Awards has been extended to April 19th, 2013.  Take advantage of this opportunity to showcase your work in music and sound design! Pro Sound Effects is proud to sponsor a fantastic new awards program for music and sound. The …

PSE at NAB 2013

April, 17 2013 by David Forshee in Events and Parties, Uncategorized

Pro Sound Effects at the 2013 NAB Show in Las Vegas, showing the online library and the Library Card with Blastwave FX and Killer Tracks. Our 2013 NAB party was hosted by PSE,Blastwave FX, and Killer Tracks at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in the Foundation Room and featured three NYC Rockettes!   …

AVID Announces Pro Tools 11

April, 10 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, Trade Shows

Since the announcement of the latest version of AVID’s industry standard DAW Pro Tools, the professional audio community has been buzzing about the new features and improvements.  There are many “under-the-hood” improvements including: New Avid Audio Engine 64-bit architecture Offline Bounce Low-latency input buffer Dynamic host processing But at Pro …