Author: David Forshee

And the winner is….

June 12, 2013 by David Forshee in Contests

The winners of the 2013 International Music + Sound Awards have been announced!   http://www.masawards.com/international/# Here’s a full list of the winners.  Congratulations to all!   Best Original Composition: TV Advertising –  Guardian Media Group, ‘Three Little Pigs’, Entrant: Woodwork Music, Composer: Phil Kay. Cinema Adverting – Deutsche Grammophon, ‘Rebirth’, …

Conan: “Fast and Furious 6 Has Some Cheap Sound FX”

June 12, 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Effects

Check out this hilarious clip from Team Coco and Conan O’Brien: http://teamcoco.com/video/fast-6-audio Do your productions sound like this?!  Stop it with the onomatopoeia and get the real deal from the Pro Sound Effects Online Library!

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 …