We love to highlight the independent projects of our team members. With such a diverse and talented group of people, it is no surprise that creativity extends beyond the walls of our studio.
Today we’re featuring a film by Kenneth Price, How To Sharpen Pencils, with sound mixing by Justin Drust and composition by Francis Dyer.
How To Sharpen Pencils is a practical and theoretical treatise on the artisanal craft of pencil sharpening. The number one #2 pencil sharpener in the world, David Rees takes viewers through the delicate process of sharpening a pencil by hand.
Red Storm Audio Director, Justin Drust, contributes to Dolby Laboratories’ case study on the LM100 and its use in in the process of mastering Ghost Recon Future Soldier’s audio.
During the development of Ghost Recon Future Soldier, the game’s audio production was split among three Ubisoft studios: Red Storm Entertainment in North Carolina, Ubisoft Paris, and Ubisoft Romania. Each studio had its own audio production setup, with varying room sizes, monitoring solutions, and output calibration.