January 19th, 2018

A gunshot sound effect recorded for a high school production of the musical Heathers. It was recorded on a Zoom H1 and was made by a theatrical cap gun. I recorded it at a distance of about 5 feet and then again at a distance of about 40 feet from the audience and allowed the sound to reverberate both times. Then I duplicated both and mixed in both original sounds on top of each other, plus each sound pitched down 1 octave and the 40-feet away recording at 2 octaves down, plus the closer recording pitched one octave up. We then added and adjusted reverb in Audacity and adjusted the sync of all the clips to be aligned, and adjusted the mix to make it sound as real as possible.


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    analogfrog 1 month, 1 week ago

    Good Job and Thank!

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    sennis216 1 year ago

    Thanks for the sound! This will be featured on of Stories of Yore and Yours, a short story podcast. It will be used in the telling of "The Thing on the Doorstep," by H.P. Lovecraft. If you're interested in checking out the show, it releases on October 9, 2019 and can be found at syypodcast.libsyn.com, or wherever you get your podcasts!


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    ztgasdf 1 year, 3 months ago

    Excellent sound for a private project of mine. Thanks for this!

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    TheMaskedGamer 1 year, 7 months ago

    Great for my edited video on GamesForGamingToPlay channel

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    fullstoryhollow 2 years, 5 months ago


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