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WSDG News - May 2016 - Immersive Audio
WSDG News

IMMERSIVE AUDIO SPARKS GLOBAL SHIFT
IN LISTENING EXPECTATIONS

Immersive or “3D Audio” has inspired a universal shift in listener expectations.  Already considered an essential element of the viewing experience for many feature film and Video Game fans, Immersive Audio is now heard in medical, teaching, environmental and a constantly expanding list of user categories. In recent years WSDG has designed a growing number of production and teaching facilities (and multiplex cinemas) to meet the need for producing, recording, mixing and exhibiting Immersive Audio.  Dolby AtmosImax 3DAuro-3D, and ‘Object-Based’ audio systems are now engaged to provide students, museum goers, educators, lecturers and content creators with the highest quality listening experience imaginable.  The future of audio has arrived, and it is totally immersive.

MULTIFORMAT IMMERSIVE AUDIO VENUES 

Metroplex

Metroplex by Kitec, Hong Kong.  VIP Screening Suites position state of the art Dolby Atmos + Dolby Surround 7.1 immersive audio within exquisite interior designs. WSDG provided the user and architects with a comprehensive review of the architectural master plan layouts and prepared a detailed analysis of acoustic recommendations including Internal Room Acoustics, NC and STC parameters.

IMAX 3D

IMAX 3D, Argentina.  Exhibitors consider Immersive Audio a ‘must have/must hear’ showcase attraction. But even the most talented audio mixers and finest post-production technology are negated if theater acoustics are compromised.  IMAX, one of the world’s leading entertainment technology companies sets the global standard large screen theater visual and audio presentation.

Aura Club - Lounge Mode
Aura Club - Auditorium Mode

Aura Club, Switzerland.  AURA introduces a new level of glamour and luxury to entertainment environments. Encompassing four distinct settings, a 100 seat gourmet restaurant, an intimate bar, a chic, stylish smoker's lounge and, a 4,800 sq. ft. (450 sq. meter) Events Hall, Aura features groundbreaking 360° panoramic video projection and a 3D audio system which employs 80 loudspeakers.

IMMERSIVE AUDIO POST PRODUCTION STAGES 

 VSL SYNCHRON STAGE - Control Room

VSL Synchron Stage, Austria.  The Vienna Symphonic Library, a leading developer of orchestral sample libraries and music production software, turns a historical scoring stage into a unique recording facility that offers superior acoustics and state-of-the-art studio technology. With its historical building and legendary recordings, Synchron Stage Vienna is equipped with the latest high-end analog and digital technology. Control Room A features a Neumann KH310 Midfield system for Auro-3D immersive audio productions.

Audio Engine - Film Mixing Suite

AudioEngine, USA a top WSDG designed NYC-based commercial audio production/post production complex is dedicated to 5.1 / 7.1 Dolby-approved theatrical sound mixes. This studio insures accuracy for demanding big screen theatrical commercial projects in a luxurious contemporary environment.

Berklee College of Music - Film Mixing Theater
CUEC UNAM - Film Mixing Theater

Berklee College of Music, USA and Cuec/Unam, Mexico.  To meet the growing demand for Immersive Audio, leading production and music education schools are training qualified engineers and mixers for this important field.  These WSDG designed Dolby Atmos equipped educational Film Mixing Theaters with Dubbing Stages are already producing next-generation Immersive Audio talents for industry jobs.

Metroplex - Atmos Theater

Technology for creating, producing, mixing and enjoying Immersive Sound is constantly being improved, refined, and upgraded.  But, whatever processing, distribution or format changes the future might hold, professionally designed room acoustics developed at the outset of any studio or theatrical venue design project represent an insurance policy that anticipates and compensates for ‘Planned Obsolescence’. 

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