“Maximizing Your Bit Count”

“Maximizing Your Bit Count”   Have you ever noticed how digital recordings sound richer/fuller/better when the peak level surpasses -6db? This is due to the fact that the bit count itself is describing more featured instrument/voice, than background noise or silence.   Here is a brief breakdown of digital recording Read More

“The First 3 Takes – The Importance of Quality Casting”

“The First 3 Takes – The Importance of Quality Casting”   I was extremely fortunate to be mentored by one of the top voice directors in Canada…Miles Ramsay of GGRP. During my time with Miles, he relayed several tenets I still use today. One of the most enduring pieces of Read More

“7 Sounds”…It’s all around Us!

“7 Sounds”…It’s all around Us!   Take a moment to listen where you are right now…you should be able to pick out at least 7 different sounds that make up the soundscape surrounding you. It may be the furnace kicking in, the wind in the trees, the dog barking down Read More

“The Creative Safe Zone” – An Ethereal Concept

[metaslider id=814] “The Creative Safe Zone” – An Ethereal Concept In my time in audio studios creating audio for music, film and television, I have been lucky enough to be present on numerous occasions when “magic” has struck. This is when a performance elevates beyond everyone’s expectations, and propels a Read More

Forge Audio Insights

[metaslider id=814] Welcome Welcome to The Forge Audio Company Inc website. We’ve put a lot of thought and effort into the site, and hope you enjoy it!   Before getting started, here is a little background on who I am: (more…) Read More