014 – Martin Pinsonnault discussed Dallas Buyer’s Club

The guest for this episode is Martin Pinsonnault, the sound designer on the new film, “Dallas Buyer’s Club”. We talk about the film’s unique post production work flow, location recording to capture authentic Texan ambiences, Martin’s career and SFX libraries.

Show Links:

Martin Pinsonnault
Schoeps Double MS tool
A Sound Effect
The Recordist Fire HD
The Recordist Bullets HD
The Recordist Ultimate Foliage HD
Hiss and a Roar Seal Vocals
Tim Muirhead’s Cat Recordings
Chuck Russom’s Dog Library
BOOM Library Wildcats
ProSoundEffects Hybrid Library

012 – Coll Anderson

In Episode 12, we do our first deep dive into the sound design of a specific film, Martha Marcy May Marlene. To help us go through the film, we welcome the sound designer and re-recording mixer, Coll Anderson. We learn about his personal journey that has lead to his career in audio as well as a bunch of the techniques and strategies used throughout the film.

Show Links:

Coll Anderson’s web site
Coll’s RiverRun Demo from Designing Sound
Catfish IMDB
Simon Killer IMDB
Coll’s Blog on Martha Marcy May Marlene
Desert Cathedral IMDB
Pandora’s Promise IMDB

011 – Big Gun design case study

Episode 11 starts with the hosts answering a backlog of listener questions, including inquiries on recording fire, large file transfers and more.

Then we try something new as Rene builds a huge laser cannon blast on the fly while the creative process behind a sound effects is explored.

Plus, we announce the first Tonebenders homework assignment…

Show links:

Frank Bry – fire
Usenbenz Emesser test
Rumpus ftp software
Signiant media shuttle
SATA to USB Dock
Netflix – Martha Marcy May Marlene
Netflix – Chasing Ice
Native Instruments – Massive
Sample Logic
U-He Zebra

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