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sharing sound online

In-depth: Recordist Paul Virostek on Sharing Sound Online, his new book - and how to get started in indie SFX

How do you get started in independent sound effects? That's the topic of Sharing Sound Online, a new book by recordist and indie SFX creator Paul Virostek:

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Sounds Of India

Recording Adventures: Capturing the Authentic Sounds of India

Tobias Vukadinovic spent 3.5 months traveling India, looking for unique sounds to record - here's the exclusive story behind some of the sounds he found:

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interiors sound recordings

Chris Sweetman's first SFX library gets you sounds from an old Star Wars stage - and more

Sound designer Chris Sweetman's first SFX library features more than an hour of interesting ambiences from various locations, including a sewer, a derelict Star Wars stage and more

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