Syncing in Film Score

  Syncing Music to Picture   When writing music for film, one goal is to sync dramatic events happening on screen with musical events in the score. There are many different methods for syncing music to picture. These include using sequencing software to...

Spotting Session in Film

What is Spotting in Film?   Spotting is a creative process that the composer usually enters towards the end of filming, during the editing process. However, on some occasions, the composer is on hand during the entire film shoot. The composer is shown an...

Rotary Woofers

Generally, human beings can’t detect sounds below 20 Hz. This is why the stated frequency response of many products is from 20 to 20,000 Hz. Part of this impression comes from the challenges in using traditional cone and voice coil subwoofers to produce these...
Learn How to Make Sub-Bass Drop Effects

Learn How to Make Sub-Bass Drop Effects

Have you ever wanted to make those sub-bass drops that you so often hear when you are watching movie trailers? The ones used to create some dramatic effect?  The reason why people call it a bass drop is because, without subs, it really does cut out the low-end in the...