Sound Effects

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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

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