GS8 2020 Sound Information

Do yourself a favor and listen to this Transom broadcast before starting your sound work.  

Take-a-Walk-with-Your-Mic

Sound due april 8th by midnight

Please send your sound, or link to your downloadable sound, in an email to gs8filmfest@gmail.com

 

What to Send

Please do not send a video file, just the sound file as a .wav or mp3. will be accepted.

You may send directions on where to start your sound.  For example "please start sound on the first  frame of the first image" or "please start sound at the very beginning of the video file."  Remember that there is no perfect synchronized sound in GS8 so build your sound file with flexibility in mind.

Apps for Recording or Making Sound With Your Phone

Use a cell phone to capture sound

-use the voice memo function on an iphone or Android

-if you have an iphone, use the GarageBand app

-Wave Pad works on PC or Mac and laptop or cell phone.  It has a 30 days free trial.

  for mor information you can go to 

             https://www.nch.com.au/wavepad/support.html

             https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-_iqa5Xl3g

-Dolby has created a very easy to use recorder app with a function that analyzes the ambient noise and reduces it

https://www.dolby.com/us/en/technologies/music/dolby-on.html

Creative Commons Sound You Can Download

https://freesound.org/

 

https://www.youtube.com/audiolibrary/music?ar=1585696043053&nv=1

WavePad iPhone earbuds mic
Wave Pad iPhone no mic
Dolby iPhones Earbud Mic
iPhone voice memo earbud mic
iPhone voice memo no mic
Garage Band on iPhone

Sound Resources and Information in Spanish

https://transom.org/tag/travesano-en-espanol/

Robust Sound Editing Programs

Audacity- Mac, PC, and Linux

https://www.audacityteam.org/

            https://manual.audacityteam.org/man/faq.html

            https://alphamanual.audacityteam.org/man/FAQ/es

Wave Pad- Mac and PC including mobile for both

https://www.nch.com.au/wavepad/

            https://www.nch.com.au/wavepad/support.html

            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-_iqa5Xl3g

GarageBand- Mac Only

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/garageband/id682658836?ls=1&mt=12

Getting a Digital File of Your Film

Send me a link to a drop box or google drive folder so I can send your film file to you:

https://www.lifewire.com/share-folder-google-drive-1616954          

 

https://www.cloudwards.net/how-to-use-dropbox/#How-to-Use-Dropbox-to-Share-a-File-or-Folder

Creating and Recording Sound- Theory and History

 http://www.filmsound.org

 

http://designingsound.org/

Microphones 

Sound from Different Microphones

https://transom.org/2006/transom-handheld-mic-shootout/