Tag Archives: sound design

Music Editor and Composer Steven Saltzman visits IPR

On Friday, Sept. 16, Music Editor and Composer Steven Saltzman visited IPR for a three-hour seminar and technical demonstration. Steven’s credits include The Revenant, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hardy; Straw Dogs, starring James Marsden and Kate Bosworth; Masterminds, starring Owen Wilson and Zach Galifainakis; Bewitched starring Will Ferrell and Nicole Kidman; and The Perfect
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IPR Digital Video students to Screen Short Films on May 13th

IPR is excited to announce that students from the Digital Media & Video Production department will be screening their short films at the ICON Showplace Theater on Friday, May 13th.  The IPR screening, dubbed “The Next Level,” will take place at 1:00 and will feature both screenings and Q&As with the filmmakers. Recent graduates, Ben Thorson
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IPR DV Students Collaborate with Professionals on Short Film For Z Fest

It’s 10 a.m. on a Friday in December and IPR’s Edina campus is teeming with activity. IPR students and instructors, along with a team of film professionals, are gearing up for a day of production on Personal Space, a short film they are producing for this year’s Z Fest short film competition. Digital Video and
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Sudden Media: IPR's Student-Run, Multi-Media Agency

At lunch time on Thursdays, 11 students, representing four or five different degree programs, sit around an oversized conference table on the ground floor of IPR. With their mac laptops and iPads propped in front of them, their messenger bags draped around their chair backs, and their sticker-clad Nalgene water bottles, they are interchangeable with
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Americons Gets Digital Distribution; IPR Students Credited

Last January, IPR announced that several students received sound editing credit for their work on the feature film Americons. The film, directed by Theo Avgerinos, had a limited national run at the beginning of this year. This fall, Americons struck a deal for digital distribution. This means that the film is now available via iTunes, On Demand, DirecTV, Amazon, Google Play,
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IPR Hosts Snowbate Workshop

IPR recently hosted MN Film and TV and AICP Minnesota’s workshop on Snowbate, Minnesota’s rebate program for film and video productions. Approximately 40 agency directors, internal producers and commercial production decision-makers in the advertising industry were in attendance. A panel of Snowbate policy experts was moderated by MN Film and TV Executive Director Lucinda Winters.
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What Can You Do With a Degree in Music Production?

If you have a passion for sound or love seeing a great show come together, you might be considering a degree in music production. There are plenty of career opportunities available after you graduate, whether your interest lies with: Live sound and show production Music and entertainment business Audio production and engineering Below, we’ll break
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Pro Tools 11 New Bounce to Disk and Quicktime Tutorial

We recently spent some time with Avid’s product specialists, getting an in-depth, under-the-hood look at the new Pro Tools 11 to prepare for our next training sessions. In this short tutorial, Brian Jacoby introduces the new Bounce to Disk and Bounce to Quicktime features in Avid’s Pro Tools 11. Enhancements include: Offline bounce (faster than real
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Pro Tools 10 AAF/OMF Export/Import Tutorial

OMFI (Open Media Framework Interchange), OMF for short, and AAF (Advanced Authoring Format) are both professional file formats intended to interchange session information between audio and video applications. Along with Final Cut’s XML support, where there is a will, there is generally a way to exchange session data such as audio and video tracks, track
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Five additional enlightening videos on videogame audio design and one text-based interview.

As I’ve very strongly implied in Five Enlightening Videogame Sound Design Videos, and Five More Enlightening Videos on Videogame Music and Sound Design, not only is the audio in this industry wildly varied, so is the way it’s implemented. But if you’re still not convinced, or are as hungry for industry info as me, here
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