At the end of last year I completed an Honours Thesis at University of Technology Sydney which was made up of an exegesis and podcast. The project detailed the findings of over a year of indepth research I undertook into thinking about effective sound design for podcasts.
I will release both parts of this project shortly.
(But if you'd like to see it sooner please shoot me an email.)
I produced a short piece for FBi Radio's program All The Best.
‘For the love of horses’ by Elina Godwin
A day in the life of a track rider, behind the glitz and glam of race day. Tessa is both a Clerk Of The Course on race days and a morning track-rider at Randwick Racecourse. This piece is about the hard mornings, the difficulties faced at this job and most importantly a love for horses.
How much fun this project was! And what a great team! I designed both sound and composed music for RIPE which was performed at both Sydney & Melbourne Fringe Festivals.
The most interesting aspect of this project was definitely the way various team members bounced off each other's creative inputs. For example, the sound was written according to the actors' interpretation of their lines, and then on the same token the sound and...
The piece explores the themes that litter the world of fake news, i.e. truth, lies, conspiracies, knowns and unknowns. The narrative structure (a space journey) is a metaphor for how human society navigates through these themes every day. The different galaxies that the spacecraft flies through are a metaphor for the different “filter bubbles” and “echo chambers” that many people get lost in. The use of Siri’s voice as the nar...