ChrisSound
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Audio hats that have the most pressure.
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The fellas who aren't getting paid often enough yet!

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Share your audio jokes.
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Paul's Extreme Time Stretch will give you an orgasm that can last for days.

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How to give a feeling of distance/position
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There are spatializer plugins that you can use like Kontakt, Wave Arts, IRCAM tools. These will position the sound in a 3d stereo field.

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Negative Space / Figure-Ground Perception in Sound
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It seems like that may happen more than you think. Something that sounds mysterious to one person can sound kablam different to another.

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BaseHead vs Soundminer
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Well one of the features of Basehead http://www.baseheadinc.com/products/basehead-mac/feature-overview is that it actually improves your sex life. I'm not sure how other products compete with that ...

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Holiday Gifts for Sound Designers?
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Plugins, plugins and more plugins!

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Do you ever double dialogue takes in your mix or design/edit
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I just figured it was to double the voice and make it be louder or more impressive but still I'll chalk it up to a 1st year student editor..

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Cutting a car chase
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Maybe keep one layer going the whole time while alter the other layers?

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Anyone know about 'Soundscapes for interiors and architecture' ???
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Maybe here.... http://www.juliantreasure.com/Julian_Treasure/Home.html

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Creating high frequency tones /shimmering metals
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I've got the exact plugin for you. It's Absynth with the Atherizer setting. You can set it to different chords and use a sample like a dinging glass or thin tin hit.

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Abstract Sound Design
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Playing with granular effects processing and synths, puts me into a mode where I keep thinking, "oh that is such a great sound, I'd like to put this one in." Out of the many samples that I record ...

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An important lesson learned today...
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Thats tough man, the guilt you might feel. So you're not a god afterall.

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Unlimited access to a large echoey warehouse.
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You could play with a feedback loop. Maybe a reversed feedback loop, play with downward expansion.

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Examples of Exciting Mixes
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Super 8 was pretty exciting to me. Also any mix that you have personal control of is exciting. I-Spy was great too. Sound was perfect for that movie.

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Boxing Fight Sound Design
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The game Skyrim has this slowed down and crystally bit crushed sound when you slice someone's head off. At first it was a little disconcerting but it's a neat effect.

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Physically small omni condensers?
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COS-11's I've read sound matched for engine, mechanical vibrations.

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Request: mouse squeaks
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Get some car brakes. Everytime I listen to a zoom recording of traffic, I hear all these new squeaks and I think they are car brakes.

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Quick survey re: magical sounds
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Whispy brass instrument

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REQUEST: Walk sign chirps
Accepted answer
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http://soundcloud.com/chrisnealysound/berkeley-5pm-crossing-chirp-2 http://soundcloud.com/chrisnealysound/berkeley-5pm-crossing-chirp here are the two tracks from Berkeley of chirps

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Critique on my latest project.
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Nice! The title out fx was the first thing that I noticed that could be improved. Perhaps some windy spooky elements under the music at the beginning. The camera audio was noticable and could do ...

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how did they create this specific voice
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IRCAM tools has some badass voice formant processing plugin that supposedly works

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Can a shotgun microphone be used for indoor use too?
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@LittleJim84 I had the same dillema what I bought my package not long ago. Lots of people say "use a hyper cardiod" but there don't seem to be many "hypers" in the under 1200 category that are said ...

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To good to be true? headphone content
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I dunno if I'd trust it. I bought some fake Neutrik connectors (didn't have a hologram) from Amazon.

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computer sleep/wakeup click sound - healthy for monitors?
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Mine does that too, I quickly learned to mute my mbox mini every time I leave the computer or shut the lid on my laptop or restart it. Not sure if the phenomenon is malicious.

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What's the wackiest software filter out there?
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My buddy uses FAB filter Volcano and stuff pretty regularly for musical sound design and it's pretty modular

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Your favourite MS mic setup?
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I've been using a MKH30/60 pair. It seems great except there is something of a hole in the image at the frequencies where the interference tubes start to take affect.

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How would you sound design a monster made out of hair?
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Not sure if this is obvious...but wouldn't scissors be a great choice? Or Sizzling?

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How would you sound design a monster made out of hair?
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Fire, human breaths, bean sprouts

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REQUEST: Walk sign chirps
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I'll be on the lookout this friday to get some chirps from Berkeley

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A hypothetical stereo mixing question
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It happens a lot in film, panning is less than psycholigical, more than real, when I'm paying attention to things.

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