There are great sites I like to visit on my free time, and those times give me more knowledge and interesting approaching on sound designing.

It is random order…

Designing sound
This site is about sound designing.
Site itself states that “DesigningSound.org is a resource dedicated to the art and technique of sound design, with the aim of sharing information and knowledge for free.”
Great articles to read.

Sound Work Collection
This is all about sounds on feature films.
It is great to watch interviews of well known sound designers out there.
Updates of sounds on films.
If you would like to know the latest sound track tricks, this is it.

Chris Watson
Great field recordist.
He has been capturing rhythms of nature.

creative field recording
This blog made by Paul Virostek from “Air borne sound” that sound library site.
He has a lot of in’s and out’s of sound effects. He recently published book about field recordings.

video & filmmaker
Events, reviews and tricks about sound&picture.
There are little more focusing on picture and camera, but you can also find about sounds and sound tracks.
They surely tell you that great pictures with great sounds become great art form.

Sonic Terrain
Interesting site to visit.
Site states that “Sonic Terrain aims to offer a place for those disciplines to be cross-pollinated in order to expose everyone to aspects of sound, recording and reality they may not have considered yet.”

sounds like noise
Another interesting site to visit.
Site states that “This site was originally set-up to explore Australia’s northern New South Wales region through a collection of field recordings and experimental soundscapes however over time it has expanded to include ruminations about sound and its relationship to our social and environmental heritage.”

sound mind
Another interesting site to visit.
Site states that “Sound has character and is important character of every story.”

John Stanmeyer
Great photographer. His work can be found on National Geographic Magazine, and many other.
He is also collecting sounds of fields whenever he can.
I believe beautiful sceneries come with beautiful sounds more often.

gearslutz
All about gears.
If you would like to read reviews about what you going to get, and tricks on what you got, this is it.

Avid Protools
No need to explain.
No matter what we think we need this…..Great software.

Ableton Live
I use this software to make music and beats.
Fun to experiment with.
Some secret features like Ableton live hidden features hits my interests time to time….

Sonic bloom (ableton live)
This site tells tricks on Ableton Live.

Ableton Live Expert
Ableton Live tip blog.

fieldsepulchra
Michael Raphael’s blog who runs rabbit ear’s audio library site.

WHITE NOISE LTD
Founded by Sound Designer and Composer Dave Whitehead

Music of Sound
This is, please allowed me to say my mentor, Tim Prebble‘s site from New Zealand.
His experiments with sounds and pictures can be found,
and also shows his making great sound libraries on “HISS and a ROAR” which being supplied for many feature films.
Whenever I encounter something, this site and himself are always being kindly helpful.

canorum
My partner site

and more to come…