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  • View Service Offered By Shane Almgren

    Shane Almgren

    Nashville, Tennessee, United States

    • film sound
    • Arranger
    • Audio Editing

    Studio Music Recording & Production

    I''ve been playing the piano/keyboards for 37 years, and have been playing professionally in Nashville for 15 of those, both in the studio and on tour. I''m an ASCAP songwriter, composer, and dj/produce...

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    Greg Hobson

    Southend-on-Sea, England, United Kingdom

    • film sound
    • Audio Editing
    • Audio Engineering

    Composer, sound designer, musician

    I am a composer, sound engineer and sound designer working in a recording studio with two live rooms and a separate vocal booth. I have over 35 years music industry experience, have a BA(Hons) in Musi...

  • View Service Offered By Eran Regev

    Eran Regev

    Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel

    • film sound
    • Audio Editing
    • Audio Engineering

    Sound Designer

    Sound design for television and film Foley effects recording and editing Mixing and mastering for broadcast

  • View Service Offered By Benko Marjanovic

    Benko Marjanovic

    Tuzla, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina

    • film sound
    • Arranger
    • Audio Editing

    Music Producer, Composer, Sound Designer

    I provide all services in the field of music and audio. I work from a small but well equipped home studio where I work on music, sound for film and similar stuff on a regular basis.

  • View Service Offered By Laura Blanco

    Laura Blanco

    Portarlington, Laois, Ireland

    • film sound
    • Audio Editing
    • Editing

    Film & sound editing

    Experience in film and audio editing for any kind of project, material or final product. Personal treatment, care and love along the complete process.

  • View Service Offered By Gian Carlo Feoli

    Gian Carlo Feoli

    Panama City, Panama, Panama

    • film sound
    • Audio Post Production
    • Film Production

    Music Composer for Film & Sound Designer

    Over 15 years of experience in Original Music, Sound Design and Audio Post-Production for video production. We strive to ensure our client´s needs are fulfilled, within the deadline, whether it be a l...

  • View Service Offered By Micael Nobre

    Micael Nobre

    Fazendas de Almeirim, Santarem, Portugal

    • film sound
    • Audio Books
    • Audio Editing

    Sound and Music for Film and Media

    Sound and Music services focused in Film Sound Post-Production. I provide services such as: - Sound Design - Sound Effects - Foley - Music - Audio Repair - Restoration - Mixing

  • View Service Offered By Yvonne Stavarache

    Yvonne Stavarache

    Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania

    • film sound
    • Actor
    • Adobe

    Film,sound,image editor,Singer,Actress

    Hello! My name is Yvonne and I work in the arts industry since I was 9 years old. I am proud to say I was a prim-ballerina at the National Opera when I was 9, as I started dancing at 5 years old. I f...

  • View Service Offered By Rajdip Mukherjee

    Rajdip Mukherjee

    Kanchrapara, West Bengal, India

    • film sound
    • Corporate Videos
    • Editing

    Filmmaker, Film,Music and sound editor

    I''m Kolkata based documentary filmmaker and film editor. I also compose music for film and also edit and design sound for the film. I have my own professional sound setup and film editing setup. Am wo...

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Sound designers are responsible for the overall sound design for film production. What does a sound designer do in film? They create sound effects and edit musical scores. In the post-production stage of a soundtrack, they may add or remove ambient noise. Sound effects can greatly enhance the realism and excitement of the medium. If you ever experience it without these effects, you may have a good understanding of what is sound design in film and its importance. Sound designers mainly work in a sound studio, either their own or that of a production company. They work simultaneously with the production mixer, sound supervisor and the director to create original sound elements. They may either work with the director to create the entire soundtrack or be hired just to create one kind of effect. A majority of sound designers are experienced sound editors who often carry out a supervisory role to supervise the work of the entire sound post-production process. Several online freelancing platforms provide film sound designers for hire, where you can find a suitable designer according to your needs – like Guru.

What Do Film Sound Designers Do?

The Sound Designers are hired during pre-production by the director and producer. They also oversee the sound design for film during post-production. They may take on the additional responsibilities of the supervising sound editor, re-recording mixer, or other related people. The process begins with a thorough reading of the script. Then the sound designer participates in initial design meetings with the director, editor, and production sound mixer to conceptualize the audio aesthetic of the film and to identify specific sound effects or qualities the director wants to capture. The sound designer must create a script breakdown that highlights the three primary types of sound effects: spot effects, atmosphere effects and sound design effects. Based on this breakdown, he or she sources existing audio tracks for use as sound effects or sets about creating new content for the production’s specific needs. The sound designer will also artistically manipulate recorded sound using software plug-ins, synthesizers, and audio samples. 

Qualifications of Film Sound Designers

It is ideal that your freelancer has:

  • A college degree in film and television production.

  • Skills in sound recording and editing with a firm understanding of acoustics and audio manipulation technology.

  • Artistic talent and technical proficiency.

  • Knowledge of Musical Instrument Digital Interface (MIDI), as well as how to use Pro Tools, Final Cut Pro and other industry-related software.

Benefits of Freelance Film Sound Designers

  • Sound design is a very specialized field that combines technical skills and creative ability.

  • Due to the appeal of the entertainment industry, the competition is high, especially in metropolitan areas, for relatively few positions.

Hence, there is a great demand of film sound designers for hire. You can find such individuals on top online freelance job sites, like Guru.

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