Woody Woodhall, CAS is Head of Allied Post Audio in Santa Monica, CA and is an award winning supervising sound editor, sound designer and rerecording mixer. He has sound supervised and mixed feature films, documentaries and for television, he’s VO recorded, sound edited and mixed hundreds of episodes of programming for Netflix, Amazon Studios, YouTube Red, MTV, the CW, Comedy Central, Food Network, Nat Geo, History, USA Network and VH-1 to name a few. Current mixing includes three seasons of the series “Ozzy & Jack’s World Detour” for A&E, the first season of “Very Cavallari” on E!, a feature documentary on the opioid crisis called “American Relapse”, as well as the Universal feature film release “Wish For Christmas.” Woody is author of the college textbook, Audio Production and Post Production, used at universities across the world. Woody also heads the Los Angeles Post Production Group (LAPPG) where he shares his filmmaking expertise alongside other working professionals on a monthly basis for the LA post production community.

Sound for Philip K. Dick’s – Electric Dreams

Sound for Philip K. Dick’s – Electric Dreams

Electric Dreams is an apt title for the new anthology series for television, created from the short stories of Philip K. Dick. Dick’s works offer a sci-fi worldview…

Fairlight Audio in DaVinci Resolve

Fairlight Audio in DaVinci Resolve

New Wave Entertainment (NWE) in Burbank, CA is an entertainment marketing company specializing in post-production and finishing services for broadcast, theatrical and social media advertising of film and TV…

Getting Your Foot in the Employment Door

Getting Your Foot in the Employment Door

I recently had a long time employee, venture forth into new and exciting opportunities for herself. I began the arduous task of finding a suitable replacement.  Before we get too…

Audio Post For Reality TV

Audio Post For Reality TV

Originally published October 07, 2013. It’s never to late to learn about good audio post-production. I keep busy as a supervising sound editor and rerecording mixer doing…

Creating the sounds for The Revenant

Creating the sounds for The Revenant

In “The Revenant”, Oscar winning director Alejandro G. Inarritu tackles the tale of Hugh Glass, a trapper and a guide of the rough American frontier, in the early 1800’s…

Norman Hollyn discussing editing for L.A. Post Fest

Norman Hollyn discussing editing for L.A. Post Fest

Norman Hollyn, among many other things, is one of the judges for the L.A. Post Fest, an editing competiton and Film Festival event where entrants complete the short sci…

Learning to listen

Learning to listen

Whether it’s produced by nature or created by man, our lives are cluttered with sound. We are so constantly bombarded with sound that we no longer hear it…

RX Loudness Control

RX Loudness Control

iZotope, the maker of a wide range of innovative audio software, has recently released another tool in their line of audio control software devices, the RX Loudness Control plugin. You…

PVC at NAB 2015 – Several Audio Highlights

PVC at NAB 2015 – Several Audio Highlights

Anyone who’s spent time in Las Vegas at the annual NAB convention knows how daunting it can be. Since the pace counters are ubiquitous on our smart phones nowadays…

Audio Splits, Stems & Elemental Tracks

Audio Splits, Stems & Elemental Tracks

A post sound mixer’s main task is to create an awe inspiring mix that enhances and elevates the story being told.  But, post mixers’ responsibilities are…