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Introduction to Motion Picture Sound

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 11, 2023 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
OSU-Tulsa Campus
Event Details: 

Introduction to Motion Picture Sound
February 11 from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
In person workshop  

This workshop will expose students to the basics of recording dynamic, impactful audio for both narrative and documentary film production. During this one-day intensive workshop, students will learn how to use professional gear including lavaliere mics, boom poles, shotgun mics and field recorders. Likewise, students will learn basic theory and techniques that will help ensure they capture clean, usable audio in future film productions.


About the instructor

Ryan Weaver was as able to get involved in many independent projects in film and music after graduating from college. He has recorded and/or mixed over 15 albums, worked on over 30 different Films, Documentaries, and TV Shows. Ryan has over 15 years of studio, on location/set, and post- production experience. He has worked with such names as Martin Scorsese (Killers of the Flower Moon), Sterlin Harjo (Mekko, Reservation Dogs), Jeremy Charles, Soleil Moon Frye (Kid 90), Zach Litwack, Lauren Greenfield (The King Maker), Charles Elmore, Erica Tremblay, Jeremy Berg, FX, HBO, Hulu, Netflix, Osiyo TV, Discovery, HGTV, Walmart, Nike, and many more. Ryan is currently freelancing full time primarily in the film industry and divides his time between location documentary work, narrative sound mixing/boom operation, and post-production sound mixing.

Registration will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 8, 2023.

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The Center for Poets and Writers
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