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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 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!   …

Beach Ambience Sound

February 20, 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Of The Day, Uncategorized

In the middle of a cold winter here in New York, it’s always nice to daydream about being on the beach on a warm summer day.  I recommend listening to this beach ambience sound from the BBC Nature Sound Effects Library to enhance the experience! Buy full-resolution .wav (commercial license) This …

Pro Sound Effects @ IMSTA Festa 2012

September 4, 2012 by Administrator in Events and Parties, Sound Effects Licensing, Trade Shows, Uncategorized

Beginning September 22nd, Pro Sound Effects will be at this year’s IMSTA Festa, right here in New York City! Alongside other participants like Guitar Center and Ableton, we’ll be exhibiting and giving away our new Library Cards that give access to the Pro Sound Effects Online Library. Admission is free — you …

Pro Sound Effects Interview: Cow Hammer Throw Composer Bob Bell

August 29, 2012 by Administrator in Contests, Interactive Media, Interviews, Sound Effects, Uncategorized

Today we highlight one of our favorite runners-up from last month’s PSE Animal Olympic Competition. Bob Bell’s “Cow Hammer” submission was a mixed bag of audio wizardry, dark humor and splat-tastic creativity. What is your background in, or relation to sound design & audio production? I suppose I’m what you’d call a …

Season 3 of Blastwave FX’s Detroit Chop Shop Series

August 8, 2012 by Administrator in Blastwave FX, How-To, Interactive Media, Interviews, Sound Design, Sound Effects, Uncategorized

Zombie Mayhem: Recording at the Chop Shop   Every week, our friends over at Blastwave FX offer up a new installment of their Detroit Chop Shop Series. If you’ve been missing out on Season 3, the series follows Ric Viers and his Blastwave interns, starting with the recording of this summer’s Zombie …

Pro Sound Effects in the Classroom: Video From Campus Technology Conference 2012

August 8, 2012 by Administrator in Sound Effects, Sound Effects Licensing, Trade Shows, Uncategorized

Here’s a brief highlight reel from the PSE / Killer Tracks booth at last month’s Campus Technology Conference, in Boston. You can read more about our exhibiting here.

Behind the Aviation Collection: Stephan Schutze on Airplanes and Field Recording

August 6, 2012 by Administrator in How-To, Interviews, Sound Design, Sound Effects, Sound Librarian, Uncategorized

With “A Week Chasing Planes,” DesigningSound provides an in-depth look at the field recording expertise of Foundation and Aviation Collection creator Stephan Schütze. Written by Schütze himself, the extended feature chronicles his time spent recording sound effects for the Aviation Collection at airforce museums in Australia last summer. It’s (literally) a page out of the book of the audio …