Practical Art of Motion Picture Sound, 4th Edition Book & CD-ROM New to the 4th Edition are exclusive sound artist lessons from the field (including 2 new production cases studies), and insight from craftspeople who have worked on the latest Harry Potter and Batman films. Practical Art of Motion Picture Sound, 4th edition is based on the professional experience of David Lewis Yewdall and other top sound craftspeople to provide a comprehensive explanation of film sound, including mixing, dubbing, workflow, budgeting, and digital audio techniques. Practically grounded with real-world stories from the trenches throughout, the book also provides relevant technical data, as well as an appreciation of all the processes involved in creating optimal motion picture sound. CONTENTS: The Empowerment of Sound; Our Amateur Beginnings; The Passing of a Tradition and Coming of Age; Success or Failure; The Challenging Battlefield of Production; From the Set to the Laboratory; Picture Editorial and the Use of the Sound Medium; Temp Dubs and Test Screenings; Spotting the Picture for Sound and Music; Custom Recording Sound Effects; The Sound Librarian; Sound Design; Sound Editorial; Dialogue Editors; ADR and Looping; Foley; Nonlinear; The Music Composer; The Re-Recording Stage; Emerging Technologies; The Venerable Nagra. ©2011, Book & CD-ROM.