We're always happy to hear directly from our customers why they like our BOOM products and which projects they used them in. It's always a pleasure for us to read the replies and learn what the sound designers like about specific libraries. This time James Saunders shares his BOOM experience with us:
Once again we hunt up one of our BOOM Library sounds called “RISE_Come_Comanche.wav” (min. 00:20) from our Cinematic Trailers Designed library in the TOM CLANCY’S THE DIVISION (UBISOFT) launch trailer 2016.
Feel like going on an adventurous nature recording trip? Be prepared! Nature recording guru Gordon Hempton has some important recording and survival tips for you.
Our sound designers at BOOM Library love two things when it’s about their daily work. The obvious one is: Designing sounds and - according to the feedback from our clients - they do a damn pretty good job. What about the second one?
Transforming source materials into something better and new, that is what alchemists in the Middle Ages did. Unfortunately they never revealed the mystery of transforming cheap metal into gold. Nowadays there are sound alchemists that purify their audio sources and bring sound to perfection. Thanks to Flux and his multi-dynamic plug-in Alchemist v3 you can now turn audio into gold.
You're a real nature recording specialist when you learn to read your surrounding like a book. Gordon Hempton visits the most remote places on earth and created one of the most extensive nature sound collections on earth. During his recording sessions he met a lot of challenges and learned to assess nature at every time of day. With a bag full of experiences he gives you valuable insights into the world of nature sound recording to support you in your own nature projects.
We really do live in an age were plug-ins seem to grow on trees. Not a month goes by without another “must have” being released and the paypal account takes yet another heavy beating. iZotope is one of a few companies where, whatever they release, I am always tempted to insta-buy. They just always bring out really well thought-through tools and Neutron is no exception.
In today’s BOOM TOOL section our Sound Designers Axel and Micha talking about the Trinnov room optimizer. They have extensively tested the Trinnov and share some thoughts about it with you guys. Enjoy reading the article.
To experience an exciting adventure doesn't mean to run unnecessary risks. Nature will hold many of surprises for you so it is very important to plan the trip beforehand. Gordon Hempton was on countless nature recording sessions and he has some vital survival tips for you. Do yourself the favor, read this article and profit from his experience so you can really concentrate on your nature recordings to reach out the best outcome.
Take a look at our sound designer’s DAW: In today’s BOOM Review and Raffle section Axel gives you some brief insights in his virtual rack and shows you how he uses the “Volume 1” plug-in bundle by Softube.