Sound mixing refers to the mixing of all the different sounds compiled in a movie. First Man was immersive and automatically captivating. A Star is Born filmed… Read more “Oscars 2019 – Best Sound Mixing”
Earlier today, we talked about the sound editing category and what editors do. A mixer’s job is to make sure all of the different sounds come together… Read more “Best Sound Mixing — 2018 Oscars Picks”
This year we have two war movies, 13 Hours and Hacksaw Ridge, a new Star Wars movie Rogue One, a musical in La La Land, and an extraterrestrial first-contact film Arrival. A lot of people were predicting Doctor Strange to get some love here but instead Marvel missed out entirely. Instead, complete underdog 13 Hours got a nomination… and I honestly forgot that movie even existed until seeing it on this list.
Sound mixing is where all the sounds come together. Can you hear the dialogue over the score and surrounding noise? Are the action scenes and quieter talking… Read more “Best Sound Mixing”
The process of sound mixing is taking all the different sounds needed in a scene and putting them together so they are at the right time and… Read more “Oscars 2015 – Sound Mixing”
Sound mixing is the process of working all elements of sound (dialogue, sound effects, music, etc) into the final mix so it’s at the correct time. Just like sound editing was an easy category to predict, so is sound mixing. Gravity is the most deserving this year, and it would be an upset for those nominated for the film (Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri, Christopher Benstead, and Chris Munro) not to get the award.
- Lone Survivor
- Inside Llewyn Davis
- Captain Phillips
- The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug