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Category Archives: Audio Post

SESSIONS-AUDIO POST-Sound for Documentaries:Preparation

Sound for documentary film is a skill where typically there are no “second chances.” If you are running after an interview or have a high profile person giving you five minutes of their valuable time and you’ve improperly recorded the audio, you may have blown a key moment from your film. The importance for great audio cannot be over stressed.

SESSIONS – AUDIO POST: Save Document Archive – Part 1

Audio post is made up of several different elements.  The simplest way to look at the various breakdowns is the D, M & E.  This is the dialog material (D), the musical material (M) and the sound effects material (E).  Within those three simple categories however is a whole lot of other stuff.  For instance, […]


OMF files are an essential component for audio post workflow.   OMF or Open Media Framework is a file format developed by Avid Technology as a way to more conveniently transfer digital data.  It was originally released in 1990 and then updated in ’96 , it’s a standard and it’s a bit long in the tooth.  […]