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Jennifer Walden

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  • Audio: <i>The Hudson Tribes</i>
    Audio: The Hudson Tribes

    In Rockland County, New York, the community is in conflict over the fate of the East Ramapo School District. Religious, racial, and socio-economic divisions split the populace, and bribery seems the o ...

    February 9, 2017

  • Audio: <i>Life, Animated</i>
    Audio: Life, Animated

    Owen Suskind’s world is filled with Hollywood-crafted sound, culled from the comprehensive collection of Disney Classics animations. That’s because they play inside his head non-stop. “He’s a walking ...

    January 13, 2017

  • Audio: <i>Life, Animated</i>
    Audio: Life, Animated

    Owen Suskind’s world is filled with Hollywood-crafted sound, culled from the comprehensive collection of Disney Classics animations. That’s because they play inside his head non-stop. “He’s a walking ...

    January 9, 2017

  • Emmy Contenders: The sounds of TV's top shows
    Emmy Contenders: The sounds of TV's top shows

    Emmy season is upon us. Any second now the official list of nominations for the 68th Emmy Awards will be released and we’ll all hold our collective breath to see who takes home the statuettes in Septe ...

    July 15, 2016

  • VR Game Sound: 'Dead Secret'
    VR Game Sound: 'Dead Secret'

    You’re a detective checking out a creepy farmhouse that’s the scene of the owner’s murder. You search for clues by exploring different rooms, and while nothing ‘jumps’ out to scare you, this overwhelm ...

    March 21, 2016

  • Sound Editing: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'
    Sound Editing: 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

    With nearly 40 years of cinema history, a die-hard diverse fan base that spans both time and globe, countless spin-offs, spoofs and robust merchandising that was set to generate $3 billion in sales in ...

    January 19, 2016

  • Audio: 'Ash vs Evil Dead'
    Audio: 'Ash vs Evil Dead'

    BURBANK, CA — Award-winning Foley mixer John Sanacore has worked on hundreds of projects, from Oscar-winning films that include Zero Dark Thirty, The Hurt Locker and Birdman, to Emmy-winning series li ...

    December 1, 2015

  • Audio: 'Crimson Peak'
    Audio: 'Crimson Peak'

    Over the course of his career, sound designer Randy Thom, at Skywalker Sound in Marin County, CA (www.skysound.com), says he’s been lucky to work with a few directors who really respect sound as a col ...

    October 16, 2015

  • Dolby Audio: Offering a new sound experience for mobile games
    Dolby Audio: Offering a new sound experience for mobile games

    Most new Android devices are already equipped with Dolby Audio (www.dolby.com) (supporting Dolby Digital Plus), and Android game developers can take advantage of those built-in Dolby audio-processing ...

    May 6, 2015

  • Audio: Nick.com's 'Welcome to the Wayne'
    Audio: Nick.com's 'Welcome to the Wayne'

    Each four-minute episode of Nick.com’s Welcome to the Wayne (www.nick.com/welcome-to-the-wayne), with its rapid-fire jokes, action, and plot-points, seems to cover as much ground as a half-hour episod ...

    April 7, 2015

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