Posted on June 8th, 2011 in Creative Commons, Film scoring, Music Tech Tips.
I’ve been running a number of film scoring workshops lately and have been on the lookout for a video that shows the same scene with different styles of music which I can use as a starting point for discussing the effect of music in movies. So far, I’ve only been able to find this video [...]
Posted on May 5th, 2011 in Audio, Creative Commons, Free, Images, Music Tech Tips.
Each time I run a training session or present at a conference I find myself talking about the same few websites: my favourite places to find music, images, videos, sound effects and so on. When I first started looking for multimedia resources, I spent hours sifting through website after website, so I’ve decided to create [...]
Posted on February 7th, 2011 in Creative Commons, Film scoring, Free, Music Tech Tips.
In a previous post I listed some useful places to find film footage for film scoring and video editing projects. This time we’ll look at places to find sound effects and loops to enhance your film composition projects. Before delving into this list, I’ll take a moment to explain what I’m talking about when I [...]
Posted on November 28th, 2009 in Creative Commons, Free, Images, Music Tech Tips.
As someone who makes elearning materials, runs a blog, creates a monthly newsletter and presents regularly at conferences, I have a constant need for free-to-use images. A striking image can illustrate a point in a way that is far more memorable than the written word. I describe the images I use as “free-to-use” because they [...]