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Sound Designer

A sound designer is responsible for creating a project’s aural world, covering a broad range of activities such as creating sound effects, atmospheres, sonic textures, and movie ambiances; choose, edit and remix music.

 

Ben Burtt – The Sound Designer of Star Wars

The American sound designer, Ben Burtt, is perhaps one of the most well-known in his field, having created many of the iconic sound effects heard in the Star Wars films WALL-E, Indiana Jones, and Star Trek. He has also been recognized for popularizing the famous Wilhelm Scream.