Welcome to the AES Chicago
next meeting of the Chicago Section of the Audio Engineering
Tuesday, December 3, 2013.
are FREE. Members and non-members are welcome.
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‘Current trends in Audio for Visual Media’
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
(optional) at 6:30pm
5800 W. Touhy Ave, Niles, IL 60714 -
About the Presentation:
Mr. McCarty will focus on what he considers to be the current/next
generation technologies, practices, and standards in audio for visual media
(film/tv/games) and on what the implication of these emerging
technologies/practices/standards will/should be for the working audio
About the Speaker:
Mr. McCarty has a music and film recording career spanning over 60
Hollywood films, including as part of the team that was nominated for "Best
Achievement in Sound" Oscars (Altered States, On Golden Pond, Dick Tracy).
He is the owner of Coral Sea Studios in Cairns, Queensland Australia where
he now lives after 23 years in Hollywood.
He is also chair of the AES Sound for Digital Cinema and Television
Technical Committee, as well as the very successful "Sound for Picture"
track at the last three AES Conventions (San Francisco, Rome, and New York).
His AES 2013 presentation activities
When arriving by car, approach from
the east by heading west on Touhy, then turn right into the
parking lot just east of the Shure building, which is on the
corner of Touhy and Lehigh. DO NOT turn left into parking lot from
Touhy heading east, as this is illegal and you may get a traffic
ticket. Enter at the employee entrance on the east side of the
building and register at the guard desk. A valid driver's license
must be presented at the guard desk when registering.
(optional but please RSVP) will begin at 6:30pm.
required - contact Treasurer Riva Oliviera at email@example.com by Monday, Dec. 2nd
Pizza will be provided. Please let
Riva know if you have a preference for no-cheese and/or
Price is $10 for non-members and $8 for members and
- December 3rd - Brian McCarty will present ‘Current trends in
Audio for Visual Media’*; at Shure Incorporated
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