Game Audio Specialist

About

ABOUT

Head of Audio at the Imaginati Studios in London, UK. Currently working on Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier, and Planet of the Apes VR.

ABOUT

  • BAFTA New Talent nominated game audio specialist with AAA experience
  • Classically trained composer with formal education in games programming and technical audio
  • Extensive creative and technical knowledge of sound design and interactive music for games
  • Experience of audio department management with strong technical planning and production skills

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, 5.1 Mixing, Ambisonics, Dialogue Editing, Linear Media/Trailers, Interactive Music Systems, ADR, Voiceover Recording

TECHNICAL

Wwise, FMOD, 3D Audio, Pro Tools, Reaper, 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)