Resul Pookutty : Changing Hindi Cinema

From ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ to Big Budget ‘Blue’

Up until about a dozen years ago, the idea and implementation of production sound recording was virtually non-existent in India. As a film school graduate from India’s Film School Institute in 1985—and with inspiration from Spielberg to Lucas—Resul Pookutty aspired to change all that. Riding the wave of the massive...  More



Gregory Allen Launches Apparatic

Gaming Guru’s Austin HQ Gets First SAT 265

When we last caught up with Gregory Allen, the game audio guru was overseeing a large audio team, as Senior Audio Director, at Electronic Arts’ downtown Chicago facility. There, he helped design and gear up nine production, mix and Foley rooms, all equipped with a range of Blue Sky systems....  More



Blue Sky At Center Of Sonic Union

Renowned Mixers Michael Marinelli & Steve Rosen Unite to Open Union Square Post House

A new audio post powerhouse, Sonic Union, soared onto the scene last fall in New York City’s famed Union Square. An alliance of industry veterans, Michael Marinelli (formerly of Buzz/NY) and Steve Rosen(formerly of HSR/NY), Sonic Union’s clientele includes the top advertising agencies such as BBDO, McCann Erickson, Publicis, Saatchi & Saatchi,...  More


Vienna Symphonic Presents With Blue Sky

NAMM 2009 Presentation Highlight’s Blue Sky Surround System

Vienna Symphonic Library, an innovative, music software and sample library developer based in Vienna, Austria, premiered its long-awaited Vienna MIR reverb software at the 2009 Winter NAMM Show, in daily demonstrations within an intimate, soundproof Presentation Cube. The “Cube” was originally created by Austrian acoustics designer, Peter Willensdorfer of tonachitektur...  More

In a place Studio1

In A Place Productions: Where Vintage Vibe Meets State-Of-The-Art Reality

Post-Production Suite Nestled In A Historical Hollywood Hills House Gears Up For Film/Video Clientele

When cinematographers Salvador Lleo and wife Dominique Martinez decided to convert a small guest house within their turn-of-the-century Hollywood Hills house into a post-production suite, the goal was to maintain the integrity of the vintage architecture while building a state-of-the-art room. The room would serve as the hub for...  More