Sound effects add depth and realism to the audio. Editors carefully select and integrate appropriate sound effects to match the actions and events on the screen, creating a seamless audio environment.
- *Function: When a sound doesn’t fall into the background or ambiance category, it is simply a sound effect.
- *Visibility: A specific sound, associated with a specific on-screen action.
- *Examples: Distant car bys, Copy machine in the distance (moving and lighting up on screen), Phone ringing just before an actor in the distance answers
*Attribution: Boom Box Post« Back to Glossary Index