Michael Silbergelid

Michael Silbergelid

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Working With Fixed Monitor Levels

TVTechnology.com reports that ATSC Recommended Practice (RP) A/85 is usually thought of as a loudness standardization document full of guidelines we must follow to ensure content loudness complies with the CALM Act. In fact, the document goes beyond loudness to try and standardize the process of creating and delivering audio content for television, similar to standards […]  More

Best Paper Awards Announced for Upcoming AES New York Convention

The 143rd Audio Engineering Society Convention, taking place October 18 to 21 at the Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan, will feature the presentation of the annual AES “Best Peer-Reviewed Paper Award” and “Best Student Paper Award” distinctions, which honor outstanding achievement in academic papers being presented at the convention. The awards will be presented during […]  More

The Best in Pro Audio and Sound Production to be Honored at the 33rd Annual NAMM TEC Awards

The NAMM Foundation is pleased to announce nominees for the 33rd NAMM Technical Excellence & Creativity (TEC) Awards. The annual awards are presented at The NAMM Show in Anaheim, California (January 27, 2018), the global gathering of music, pro sound and event tech industries, and celebrate the spirit of innovation, honoring the best-in-class products in the pro audio community. […]  More

Safeguarding Our Audio Heritage: AES New York 2017’s Archiving and Restoration Track

The 143rd International Audio Engineering Society Convention’s Archiving and Restoration Track will feature its most varied events schedule ever, including in-depth looks at archiving the music of Star Wars and the remarkably prolific recordings of the Grateful Dead, media preservation techniques for the 21st century and much more. “Our recorded music heritage is an invaluable part of […]  More

AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium program offers unique education opportunities

The inaugural AES@NAMM Pro Sound Symposium: Live & Studio is a unique education and training program from the Audio Engineering Society targeted at working professionals in the live sound, recording and performance-audio communities. The four-day international symposium, which will be held concurrently with the 2018 NAMM Show from January 25-28 in Anaheim, CA, comprises a […]  More

Schubin Cafe: Cinema Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Light and Sound Interactive Hyatt Regency Rochester, NY Recorded on September 13, 2017 As we approach the 125th anniversary of people paying to watch movies, Mark Schubin, who has been working in the field for 50 years, takes us on a quick journey from seemingly undirected early “actualities,” through a century of innovations, to some […]  More

SMPTE Hollywood Section to Focus on ATSC 3.0 at September Meeting

ShootOnline.com reports that The Hollywood Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, will explore ATSC 3.0, the next-generation digital-broadcast standard, at its monthly meeting scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 28, in Hollywood. Richard Chernock, chair of the Advanced Technology Systems […]  More

The AES Announces “The Power of Sound” – AES Milan 2018

— The 144th International Audio Engineering Society Convention and Exposition, 23-26 May, Milan, Italy — New York, NY, September 8, 2017 — Embrace “The Power of Sound” with the Audio Engineering Society in Milan, Italy, at the 144th International AES Convention and Exposition, to be held at the spacious and modern NH Hotel Milano Congress Centre. […]  More

Dolby to Receive Broadcaster’s International Honor for Excellence at IBC

The Hollywood Reporter reports that pioneering sound company Dolby is set to receive the International Broadcasting Convention’s highest accolade, the International Honour for Excellence. Craig Todd, senior vp and CTO of Dolby, will accept the award on the company’s behalf at a Sept. 17 awards ceremony during the 50th annual IBC convention at the RAI Amsterdam Convention […]  More

MNA joins leading broadcast industry bodies in staging IP Showcase at IBC

Media Networking Alliance, Bothell, Washington, USA, 1 September 2017. The Media Networking Alliance (MNA) – the non-profit trade association, established to promote the adoption of the AES67 standard – is a visible presence at IBC2017; the key activities of the alliance and its members centering on the IP Showcase (Room E.106) and the exhibition floor. […]  More