AES San Francisco 2012
Sound for Pictures Track Events

Most audio produced today is associated with pictures - television, cinema, Internet, streaming broadcasts, and mobile. The Sound For Pictures Track explores emerging trends in 3D, large room reproduction systems and acoustics, and techniques employed by some of Hollywood's top sound mixers and designers.

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Friday, October 26

Friday, October 26, 9:30 am — 11:30 am
Technical Tour Session TT1   Dolby Laboratories


Saturday, October 27

Saturday, October 27, 9:00 am — 11:00 am
Sound for Pictures Session SP1   Post-Production Audio Techniques for Digital Cinema and Ancillary Markets

Saturday, October 27, 9:00 am — 11:00 am
Tutorial Session T4   Small Room Acoustics

Saturday, October 27, 11:00 am — 1:00 pm
Sound for Pictures Session SP2   Reconsidering Standards for Cinema Sound—Alternatives to ISO 2969

Saturday, October 27, 3:30 pm — 6:30 pm
Sound for Pictures Session SP3   New Multichannel Formats for 3-D Cinema and Home Theater


Sunday, October 28

Sunday, October 28, 9:00 am — 10:00 am
TC Meeting: Sound for Digital Cinema & Television

Sunday, October 28, 9:00 am — 11:00 am
Workshop Session WH1   Sound Design Tools for Multichannel Audio with Height

Sunday, October 28, 11:15 am — 12:45 pm
Workshop Session WH2   Height Channels: Adding the Vertical Dimension to Surround Sound

Sunday, October 28, 1:00 pm — 3:00 pm
Technical Tour Session TT6   Polarity Post Production and Outpost Studios

Sunday, October 28, 1:30 pm — 4:00 pm
Historical Session H4   The Egg Show: A Demonstration of the Artistic Uses of Sound on Film

Sunday, October 28, 2:00 pm — 4:00 pm
Tutorial Session T9   Large Room Acoustics

Sunday, October 28, 4:00 pm — 6:00 pm
Workshop Session WH4   3-D Audio Formats—Multichannel Sound with Height: Channel- or Object-Based?


Monday, October 29

Monday, October 29, 10:45 am — 12:15 pm
Tutorial Session T12   Sound System Intelligibility


Last Updated: 20121012

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EXHIBITION HOURS October 27th 10am – 6pm October 28th 10am – 6pm October 29th 10am – 4pm
REGISTRATION DESK October 25th 3pm – 7pm October 26th 8am – 6pm October 27th 8am – 6pm October 28th 8am – 6pm October 29th 8am – 4pm
TECHNICAL PROGRAM October 26th 9am – 7pm October 27th 9am – 7pm October 28th 9am – 7pm October 29th 9am – 5pm
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