In the introductory lessons for this unit, we learned how to record sound effects and foley and edit sounds.

SFX recording using Marantz – Objects – We had to record a variety

Video – action + planned + recorded Foley in Classroom –

Horses – One of the groups during the exercise had to make the sounds  of horses trotting. This was achieved by clapping by clapping coconuts together.

Swords – One of the groups during the exercise had to make the sounds of swords clashing. This was achieved by hitting wrenches and such like together. I was a part of this group and was in charge of monitoring the recording.

Stabbing – One of the groups during the exercise had to make the sounds of stabbing and bones breaking. This was achieved by stabbing cabbage and snapping celery respectively.

Create an audio soundscape on Garage Band using SFX – We had to create a soundscape of a location and situation of our choosing. I chose to do the site of an alien invasion as I believe that it is interesting and something I find exciting.