New York, NY (July 12, 2007)–Pro Sound Effects announced exclusive worldwide master distribution of Blastwave FX products. Blastwave FX is a sound library publisher that states it is “dedicated to producing the highest quality sound effects and imaging elements collections that technology can support.”
“Blastwave FX is setting new standards in sound design with high definition recording, surround sound elements as well as enhanced metadata,” says Douglas Price, president of Pro Sound Effects. “We are pleased to be the exclusive master distributors of this cutting edge line.”
At NAB 2007, Blastwave FX released its first product, entitled Blastwave Imaging Elements, billed as “the most comprehensive high definition imaging elements library on the market.” Blastwave includes 2,500 effects, comprising more than five hours of sounds, or 6.4 GB of broadcast .wav files on two DVDs.
Along with Compositions, Dark FX, Data FX, Distortions, Drones, Electrical, Feedbacks, Glitches, Hits, Low Frequency Effects (LFE), Logos, Metallic, Musical, Special FX, Stabs, Static, Sweepers, and Whooshes, Blastwave is reportedly the first library to feature a suite of 300 5.1 surround sound elements.
Every sound was originally recorded at 24 bit/96 kHz and is then delivered as 24 bit/48 kHz broadcast .wav files. In addition to 2,500 high definition stereo .wav files and 5.1 surround sound files, Blastwave includes 2,500 mp3 reference files. Blastwave is cataloged with embedded metadata for search and retrieval in Pro Tools, AVID, SoundMiner, NetMix, iTunes and other sound library search engines.
Blastwave is available directly through www.blastwavefx.com for an introductory price of $499.
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