sound effects

Sound Links
Bzzzpeek is resenting a collection of 'onomatopoeia' from around the world using sound recordings from native speakers imitating the sounds of mainly animals and vehicles. The project focuses on the pronunciation and comparison of these sounds by presenting them side by side as each language expresses them differently.

Create and control a virtual cast of live talking characters ready to deliver an animated vocal performance for your video, web, mobile or messaging projects. serves as an essential learning space dedicated to aspects of film sound. The site is organized in sections that include links to articles on how sound is used in films. There are also links to articles on the history of film sound and questions and answers, sound effects libraries, bibliography, and resources on related topics such as film music and sound in animation films. Terms covered in the glossary are defined concisely with examples or descriptions of their use by filmmakers and links to other definitions or classifications.

Film Sound Bibliography
Books on film sound, sound design and sound effects editing.

Nine Components of Sound
The nine components of sound that most influence how sound effects are perceived. By modifying or eliminating any one or a combination of these components, the sound effects are changed or totally new sounds are created.

Free Music Software
A collection of free music softwares, VST instruments, and audio tools.

Acid Loops offers acid loops and drum samples for urban music production, plus beat contests, music software, and music contracts for modern musicians.

Akai MPC Hip Hop Samples offers hip hop samples & drum samples for Akai MPC drum machines, plus music production tips & music contracts for Akai Hip Hop music producers.

Royalty Free Music, Sound Effects and Stock Footage
Preview and download high-quality original music, sounds and stock footage for use in your projects at Productiontrax.

Sound Jay's Free Sound Effects
Professional, high-quality sound effects available to download.

Sound Effect Clips
Sound effects for royalty free use in films, videos, broadcast, websites, games, animations, presentations and other creative projects.

Free Sound Effects
A web directory to royalty free music and sound effects web sites.

PacHD Free Images
Free images and pictures for multimedia productions. Categories include abstract, food, flowers, miscellaneous, nature and scenic, household, technology and world travel images.