Terminology

What Is Sound Design?

What Is Sound Design?

Sound is one of the most important elements of a film. This is what usually distinguishes the amateurs from the professionals. It is truly a skill and an art-form to capture and produce great quality sound in motion picture. When it comes to film making, there are five kinds of sounds.

1)    Background/Ambiance

2)    Effects

3)    Dialogue/ADR

4)    Music (score and source)

5)    Foley