Forbes.com contributor Nick Messitte has published a two-part article titles The Changing Times Of Hollywood Sound Design. Part 1 of the article covers the art of Foley and Part 2 highlights the technology used by sound designers in modern production. Music Marcom client Pro Sound Effects is featured in Part 2 with interviews and examples of how they are innovating the future of sound design.
"...a new methodology is blurring the lines further—Foley instruments: samplers that can be loaded with pre-recorded sound effects and performed to picture. Said Price, 'We’re definitely starting to see the beginnings of sound effects instruments,' as well as 'sound effects software that basically allow people to be both more creative and also reduce costs'.”
Read Part 1 here.
Read Part 2 here.