SUPER LAAF XXVII What’s With All That Noise? How effectively used sound effects can affect your affection for a film. What is Sound?. Sound is mechanical radiant energy that is transmitted by longitudinal pressure waves in a material medium (as air) and is the objective cause of hearing.
How effectively used sound effects can affect your affection for a film.
“The sound and music are
50% of the entertainment in a
Important! But why?
1. Asyncronous i.e. BGs, room tone
Dear Sound Man Dan,
I have a date set up with this girl with THE most beautiful pair of ears I’ve ever seen on anyone. After a nice swanky dinner at Cook’s Tortas, we’re going to the movies (she wants to watch some movie called Inception - I think it’s about making babies or something…might be a chick flick). I really would love to impress her somehow. What can I do???
-Mr. Ear Fetish Guy
Dear Creepy Ear Fetish Guy,
Just because she has a fantastic pair…of ears, doesn’t mean she knows how to use ‘em. She could be deaf for all you know. Let’s just assume she’s not though, and discuss some tips for blowing her mind with your aural sensibilities.
(And yes, Inception is indeed a chick flick. Go see it anyways.)