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Editing the Sounds of Europe

  It has been 2 weeks since we returned from out adventure to Europe and I’m finally back in the swing of sound editing. Just to recap. We were in Europe for a month and a half. Two weeks in … Continue reading

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Arrival–Sound Design

I’m pretty proud to have been a part of this film. For anyone who is curious about what we did, here is a little making-of teaser that features interviews with my partner Dave Whitehead and I. It is such a gift … Continue reading

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Arrival at the Oscars!

        Oscar season is an exciting time in the film industry.  This year things are more exciting than usual for Dave and I. Arrival, the wonderful film we worked on last year is up for a number … Continue reading

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White Noise Sound Libraries Online

Hi guys, It’s been a while. There has been a lot happening here. I’ve been busy helping Dave get the first of our commercial sound libraries up for sale online. After working in the film industry on other people’s projects … Continue reading

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A Leap of Magic

I’m working on a game, that much I have said. I’ve held off talking about this for a long time, but interest is growing on the social media networks, so perhaps it is time I admitted what I was up … Continue reading

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Working on Games: A New Horizon

It’s been a while, so I feel like it’s time for an update. I’ve been working on a game this year, which has been a nice change from working on films. Though I’ve done a few short projects as well … Continue reading

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Vietnam in the Studio

Hi there people! Today we are in the studio editing the M10 recordings Dave took from his trip to Vietnam! One of the trickiest things about a process like this, is figuring out how to name and ID files, when … Continue reading

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January Record Trip – Back in the Studio

It has been over two months since our January record mission and I am now in the studio, editing the sounds. Actually, I’ve been editing them for the last two months…in between other bits and pieces of work. When we … Continue reading

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January Record Trip Overview: Turangi, Taupo, Waikato and Mapara

Dave and I have returned from our first recording mission of the year. Though we have been on many record trips together, this is the first time that we have been purely off our own steam and with no attachment … Continue reading

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Record Mission: January 23, Pureora Forest, Mapara – Hunt for the Kokako day 3

Day 7 of our record trip. We are heading home today, but first…we totally smashed that mountain of Doom. Three days in a row, we have gone up that massive hill, and we are feeling pretty fit now…but also totally … Continue reading

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