new sound effects las vegas military vehicles lasers Asbjoern Andersen


This week we have sounds that travel far and others that focus on intricate design. You can find libraries that feature the beaches of the French Normandy or the busy streets of the Las Vegas Strip. We also have small wooden, plastic and metal mechanisms, as well as powerful armored infantry fighting machines. Finally, check out synthesized sounds modeled after lasers and force fields and experimental sounds extracted from frozen H2O. Whether you’re seeking a physical or designed world, there are many unique libraries to hear this week!
Sounds & Ambiences of Las Vegas
 
  • Environments Sounds & Ambiences Of Las Vegas Play Track 43 sounds included, 149 mins total $47.19 incl. vat

    Get the sound of Las Vegas, the original Sin City: Ambient and crowd recordings of locations on the famous Las Vegas Strip and beyond. Also includes recordings from the Hoover Dam and the Grand Canyon, including a 30 minute internal helicopter flight through the canyon. Perfect for film makers, documentary makers and theatre sound designers to get those authentic Vegas sounds. Includes Soundminer embedded metadata.

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Vegas may be the place of both high hopes and utter defeat, but once you step away from the excitement and just listen, the city has some truly unique sounds. 'Sounds & Ambiences of Las Vegas' by WW Audio captures the buzz as well as the calm with two and a half hours that will fill your ambient needs. You can hear sounds on the strip with indistinct voices in hotels, arcades and restaurants, the melding of nature and nightlife with crickets and street performers, and beeps and boops of traffic, as well as areas far from Sin City with ambiences of the Hoover Dam, Grand Canyon and even thousands of feet in the air in a helicopter ride. If you need sounds from this notorious city, check out this library.
 
Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle
 
  • Vehicles Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle Play Track 156+ sounds included, 240+ mins total
    Rated 5.00 out of 5
    $145.20 incl. vat

    Bring the aggressive sound of the Warrior armoured vehicle to your production.

    Perfect for use for a contemporary military film or as a basis for designing vehicles for your latest interstellar adventure. There’s also plenty of onboard constants for game audio use.

    This sound library captures the Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle from every perspective. This pack holds 156 files containing over four hours of recordings. These include static engine sounds, idles, door movements, switches, approaches and aways, bys and onboard constant tracks.

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'Warrior Infantry Fighting Vehicle' is a specialized library like no other. This collection by Hammer & Spark Audio Production features an Infantry Fighting Vehicle complete with all its intimidating bells and whistles. Sounds include turret movements, hatch operations, onboard switches, hydraulics, and plenty of engine sounds as the vehicle starts up, idles, and crushes the various terrain below it. With over 150 files and four hours of content, you can easily flesh out this fighting machine in your film or game, whether to simulate modern combat or protect the multiverse. For the unmistakable sounds of a military IFV, look no further.
 
Designed Ice
 
  • Ice Designed Ice Play Track 48+ sounds included, 10 mins total $18.15 incl. vat

    Designed Ice features creatively designed field recordings to create both exciting ice sound effects and evolving textures, that combine the natural sounds of ice with otherworldly and experimental digital post-processing.

    Designed Ice highlights:

    48 24bit / 96kHz WAV files / Meta-tagged (Soundminer)
    21 Elements
    17 Evolutions
    10 Source Recordings

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'Designed Ice' by Solar Audio is an experimental library based on our favorite frozen liquid. These sounds of ice have been mangled and distorted beyond recognition to give their 'essence' through textures and moods for otherworldly experiences. These sounds crackle, tear, shatter, evolve, excite, glitch, and emote, imitating both living things like aliens and insects and instruments such as bells and horns. These sounds are designed to be used straight out of the box; however, don't think they won't inspire you to play with their 192kHz sample rate—or see what new effects you can achieve in your own recordings! If you are looking for an experimental or design inspiration, give this library a listen.
 
Synth Tech
 
  • Sci-Fi Synth Tech Play Track 270+ sounds included $24.20 incl. vat

    Synth Tech is a collection of synthesized futuristic elements. The library consists of Blasts, Lasers, Force fields, Power ups, Power downs, Telemetry, Whooshes, and more. Each category of sound has several stylistic variations with 6 or more variations of each sound effect per audio file. Go nuts! :)

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'Synth Tech' by Breakup Audio is a small pack dedicated to plasmic whooshes, telemetric notifications, and loads of lasers and force fields. These sounds power up, power down, evolve, tear across the atmosphere, and blast toward your enemies with all their swirling, neon glory. You also receive several variations of each sound for a library of over 270 sounds ready to be dropped into your project. If you need a library that packs a lot of synthesized punch for its modest price, this is one you should listen to.
 
Summertime
 
  • Water & Oceans Summertime Play Track 49 sounds included, 110 mins total $38.72 incl. vat

    Want the sound of summer by the sea? This library was recorded during the summer of 2016 in Sardinia and French Normandy.

    “Summertime” delivers more than 1 hour and 50 minutes of sounds in 49 files: A lot of sounds of sea, including shore from various distances, ports, some seagulls, waves. It also features kids playing on beach and people chattering and even some crickets.

    All recordings are at 24Bit/96KHz with Soundminer metadata included.

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'Summertime' by Lilesoundlibrary has nearly an hour of sounds from the peaceful and romantic shores of Sardinia and the French Normandy. This library focuses on the lonelier atmospheres of these beaches with sounds of light waves lapping on rocks, small flocks of seagulls looking for food, children playing and distant people vacationing, motorboats passing by, water streams lapping toward undertows, and much more. Each file ranges from one minute to nearly five minutes, giving you multiple loop points for your ambient soundscapes. If you want your audience to wish summer would never end, check out this library.
 
Elegant Machines
 
  • Mechanical Elegant Machines Play Track 150 sounds included $33.88 incl. vat

    Elegant Machines is 213Mb of slightly odd mechanical sounds in 150 separate files, recorded in 24bits/96kHz quality. Most are mono and edited as seamless loops.

    Things that whirr, rotate, grind, click and clack. Strange machines that defy categorization. Levers, cogwheels and camshafts. Wood, metal and plastic, scrapes and screams. Some are simple loops of a single sound, while others are more complex movements.

    Most of the sounds lend themselves best to small-ish mechanisms, but pitching down works well on many of them, for creating more substantial sounding movements.Sources include everything from an antique coffee grinder to old 8mm film cameras, and various nameless props and gadgets – perfect for designing sounds of strange machines and mechanical contraptions.

    Metadata included in CSV and ODS (OpenOffice)

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'Elegant Machines' by Hzandbits is a sound library full of mechanisms created by various elements—from metal and wood to glass and marble. It has little machines with squeaky wooden teeth that roll and rattle, metal chains, plastic spinning wheels, scraping aluminium, and marble balls winding in glass bowls. As a collection of over 150 uniques sounds, you will also receive sounds of analog cameras, antique coffee grinders, cranks, air releases and much more. If you are looking for intricate sounds of complex contraptions that go beyond the typical metal machines, this is the library for you.
   

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  • Mechanical Old Engines Grab Bag Play Track 486 sounds included, 265minutes of multitrack recordings mins total $156.09 incl. vat

    “Old Engines Grab Bag” is a pack of numerous old, unique and characterful engines from early 1900s. It’s a massive collection of 56GB multitrack 192kHz recordings of old tractors and stationary engines, both diesel and gasoline fueled.

    The intention wasn’t to cover vehicles driving, but to get isolated and very closely recorded mechanical elements of engines and exhaust pipes as a source material for sound design. There are many starts, idles, revs, offs, RPMs variations, backfires etc. Some are heavy and large sounding, some are small and funny. Tractors were captured EXT and most of stationary engines INT, but since they are very closely recorded there is just a little amount of reverb on most of them.

    Most of engines are 1 or 2 cylinders and low horse power and their RPMs are also low. Thanks to this, many of those sounds aren’t tonal and can easily be used as additional layer with other design elements. They work great for adding vintage character, designing junky or funny vehicles, crazy huge steampunk machines or engines malfunction.

    Sounds were recorded using multi-mic setup: Sanken CO-100k (most of the time pointing mechanical parts), Sennheiser MKH-8060 (mainly for isolated exhaust pipe), Schoeps CMC6XT mk41/mk8 (general image) and part also with Trance Audio Inducer contact mics (adding unique mechanical perspective).

    The library is delivered as multitrack 192kHz files, as well as stereo mix of all microphones. Thanks to using microphones with extended frequency range, drastic pitch changes can be applied.
    All files have extensive metadata created in Soundminer, including leg picker with microphone labels.

    Demo files include pitched sounds, which are not delivered with library.

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  • Mechanical Driving Forces Play Track 450+ sounds included $66.55 $35.09 incl. vat

    Driving Forces” is an ultimately innovative sound effects construction kit from Digital Rain Lab. The pack is dedicated to futuristic engine sounds: from small hovering drones to huge space motherships. It thoughtfully includes various engine categories such as Jet Turbines, Micro motors, and Recordings. The addition of real textures makes the library well balanced and very flexibile for designing unique vehicle sounds.

    Natively made in 96k/24bit, all sounds are ready to be heavily manipulated, and are tagged with BWF and Soundminer metadata for a faster workflow.

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  • Human Swordfighter Play Track 479 sounds included
    Rated 5.00 out of 5
    $30.25 $24.20 incl. vat

    Swordfighter is a robust package with sharp sounding swords, heaps of variations and all the extras you need to make a fight come alive. Build unique sword swings with various hits, swooshes, schings, different fighter vocals and impacts on various surfaces. All up there are 137 sword sounds, 93 surface impact sounds, 15 knife throwing sounds, 48 swooshes and 180 fighter vocals.

    This version includes two sub-folders: one optimised for a film & TV workflow and the other optimised for video games workflow. Plus a few bonus sounds of a charging army.

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  • Roomtones & Ext. Ambiences House Tones Play Track 57+ sounds included, 114 mins total $48.40 incl. vat

    House Tones by Badlands Sound features 57 two minute seamless loopable roomtones totaling of almost two hours of different room tones found in a home including Bathrooms, Basements, Bedrooms, Closets, Garages, Home Offices, Laundry Rooms, Kitchens, Living Rooms, Showers, and Utility Room.

    This sound library was recorded with professional gear including the Sound Devices 702t, Rycote ORTF, and a pair of Sennheiser MKH 8040’s creating high quality roomtones of 96k / 24 bit.

    If you are looking for house or apartment room tones then this library is for you. All files in this product have great file names and metadata with descriptive words with no number lists.

  • Industrial Factory Tones Play Track 17+ sounds included $18.15 incl. vat

    Factory Tones by Badlands Sound features 17 two minute seamless loopable roomtones, making these a breeze to work with – perfect for your projects.

    I was able to capture all these sounds with no one there so these are just factory room tones that are steady with very little movement or noises from the outside world. All sounds are available to hear in the products audio demo.

    This sound library was recorded with professional gear including the Sound Devices 702t, Rycote ORTF, and a pair of Sennheiser MKH 8040’s creating high quality roomtones of 96k / 24 bit.

    If you are looking for factory room tones or looking for bigger tones and beds to fill the scene then this library is for you. All files in this product have great file names and metadata.

  • Mechanical Driving Forces Play Track 450+ sounds included $66.55 $35.09 incl. vat

    Driving Forces” is an ultimately innovative sound effects construction kit from Digital Rain Lab. The pack is dedicated to futuristic engine sounds: from small hovering drones to huge space motherships. It thoughtfully includes various engine categories such as Jet Turbines, Micro motors, and Recordings. The addition of real textures makes the library well balanced and very flexibile for designing unique vehicle sounds.

    Natively made in 96k/24bit, all sounds are ready to be heavily manipulated, and are tagged with BWF and Soundminer metadata for a faster workflow.

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  • Animals & Creatures Mutant Insects – Flying Play Track 477+ sounds included $83.49 $50.09 incl. vat

    Red Libraries teamed up with the sound designers Frederic Devanlay and Thibault Csukonyi to create the new “Mutant Insects” collection

    The library gathers a wide range of oversized wings for equally-oversized designed flying insects, along with an extremely rich toolbox. It allows you to quickly and easily create every flying creatures and mutants you have in mind, but also sweeten or emphasize details with natural layers for real-life documentaries, games or feature films.

    These insects are more impressive than in real life by their size and the noise made when flying.
    So we called them “MUTANT Insects”.
    And why not also use it for bird wings…

    8 different species are featured : Fly, Hornet, Grasshopper, Beetle, Moth, Gnat, Rhino Beetle, Dragonfly.

    The movements offered are Idles (loop), Passes by, Swirling Evolutions (loop), Swarms (loop), Abrupt Movements (take flights, attacks, spasms…)

    These evolutions have been created with the help of the Traveler plugin by Tonsturm, and the Sound Particles software by Sound Particles.

    Presets for Sound Particles and Traveler are included in the pack. Many thanks to Tilman Hahn and Nuno Fonseca.

    The toolbox will allow to imagine your own mutants or to just simply create real insects, With natural layers such as hummings or different appearances to made wing strokes.

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  • Drones & Moods Glacier Ambience Play Track 27 sounds included, 130 mins total $36.30 $24.20 incl. vat

    Glacier Ambience is a pack of ambient drones created especially for the purpose of being used anywhere.

    If your voice-over needs life, your video needs a mood, your sound design ambience needs a lift, and more.
    These are ambient soundscapes and drones and not sounds from an actual glacier, but they were created while I was looking at one.

    All this in one package. All designed for the specific ability to drag and drop any of the tracks in the package to your soundtrack and it will instantly bring a background mood and life to your creation.

    All the sounds in here have been created while I was living in Iceland – with drones, glaciers, ambient life, nature and northern lights in mind.

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  • River Estuary is a series of recordings centred around the River Deben estuary in Suffolk, an area famous for its natural beauty and wildlife. It is a treasure trove of sounds that capture the ambience of this serene environment, with a focus on the wading bird calls that give the estuary its unique sonic character.

    The library was mostly recorded on a boat stationed in Woodbridge in the late winter of 2018 with private access to the boatyard, allowing me to record safely over night. I continued the recordings up until late summer, making trips to other areas along the Deben in between. I was also granted permission to record on the privately owned Sutton Hoo side of the Deben, another of Suffolk’s areas of outstanding historical significance and beauty, equally full of life but further away from the rumbling traffic and human life coming from the town.

    It includes the sounds of curlews, oystercatchers, redshanks, geese, swans, ducks and various other wading bird calls, as well as general ambience recordings of the area at high tide and low tide and all hours of the day. The night calls that echo over the expanse of the river at low tide are particularly evocative.

    The library was recorded entirely in 24bit/96k with a double Mid/Side rig consisting of Sennheiser MKH60/30 and 8040 mics, encoded to 5.1 Wav. A stereo option is also available at a lower price. As a bonus there is a collection of bird call spot FX taken from the recordings with noise reduction applied, for those who may need to add individual wading bird calls to their ambience.

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  • Industrial Factory Tones Play Track 17+ sounds included $18.15 incl. vat

    Factory Tones by Badlands Sound features 17 two minute seamless loopable roomtones, making these a breeze to work with – perfect for your projects.

    I was able to capture all these sounds with no one there so these are just factory room tones that are steady with very little movement or noises from the outside world. All sounds are available to hear in the products audio demo.

    This sound library was recorded with professional gear including the Sound Devices 702t, Rycote ORTF, and a pair of Sennheiser MKH 8040’s creating high quality roomtones of 96k / 24 bit.

    If you are looking for factory room tones or looking for bigger tones and beds to fill the scene then this library is for you. All files in this product have great file names and metadata.

  • Roomtones & Ext. Ambiences House Tones Play Track 57+ sounds included, 114 mins total $48.40 incl. vat

    House Tones by Badlands Sound features 57 two minute seamless loopable roomtones totaling of almost two hours of different room tones found in a home including Bathrooms, Basements, Bedrooms, Closets, Garages, Home Offices, Laundry Rooms, Kitchens, Living Rooms, Showers, and Utility Room.

    This sound library was recorded with professional gear including the Sound Devices 702t, Rycote ORTF, and a pair of Sennheiser MKH 8040’s creating high quality roomtones of 96k / 24 bit.

    If you are looking for house or apartment room tones then this library is for you. All files in this product have great file names and metadata with descriptive words with no number lists.

 
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