Game Developer and Audio Specialist

About

ABOUT

 

Game Developer and Audio Specialist.

Audio Lead at Studio Gobo // Director at Team Curvish


ABOUT

  • Game developer and audio specialist with experience of running game audio departments

  • BAFTA New Talent nominated composer with classical training

  • Formal education in games programming and technical audio

  • Extensive creative and technical knowledge with strong planning and production skills

  • Experienced in managing outsourcers and in-house audio staff

EDUCATION

  • BMus (Hons) Composition - Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

  • MDes Sound for the Moving Image - Glasgow School of Art

  • MSc Serious Games and Virtual Reality - Glasgow School of Art

AUDIO SKILLS

Sound Design, Music Composition, Orchestration, Audio Programming, Dubbing Mixing, Production Sound, Binaural Rendering, 5.1 Mixing, Ambisonics, Dialogue Editing, Linear Media/Trailers, Interactive Music Systems, ADR, Voiceover Recording

TECHNICAL

Wwise, FMOD, 3D Audio, Pro Tools, Reaper, iZotope RX, MaxMSP, Logic, Sibelius, Perforce, Unity, UE4, C#, MaxMSP, VR, FCPX

MANAGEMENT

Staffing, Scheduling, Audio Pipelines, Metering Standards, Audio Reviewing, Music Spotting, Outsourcing, Creative Direction, Sourcing/Developing Asset Libraries

AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

  • BAFTA New Talent Awards 2011, Nomination for Best Original Score (Room 9)

  • Scottish Music Centre’s Composition Marathon Selection 2013

  • Arches LIVE Selection 2013

  • Edinburgh International Film Festival Composition Talent Lab Selection 2014

  • Arches LIVE Selection 2014

  • National Theatre of Scotland Residency Award 2015

  • Scottish Institute for Enterprise Young Innovators Award Finalist 2015

  • Tête à Tête Opera Festival Selection 2015

  • Scottish Funding Council Scholarship Award 2015

  • Global Game Jam 2016 (Glasgow), Won 'Best Gameplay' (Curvish)

  • IGDA Edinburgh Play Party 2016, Won 'Best Game' (Curvish)

  • IGDA Glasgow Play Party 2016, Won 'Best Game' (Curvish)

  • Hack_Construct Scotland 2016, Winner (GeniLoci)

  • UK Games Fund Tranzfuser Award 2016, Winner (Curvish)

  • Creative Scotland Curiosity Award 2016, Winner (FigureFlight)

  • GSA Sustainability Degree Show Prize, Runner Up (FigureFlight)