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Digital Production Buzz – February 21, 2019

Mentoring is a hot topic and tonight, we talk with Bernard Weiser, President of the newly-formed Entertainment Industry Professionals Mentoring Alliance about why they began. Then, we look at emerging audio trends to watch as NAB gets closer – including Audio Over IP, Dante and changes to wireless audio tech that will affect all of us.

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Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Bernard Weiser, Paul Isaacs, Robert Noone, Durin Gleaves and James DeRuvo.

  • Mentors Teach By Example
  • New Audio Technology Coming Soon
  • Location Sound: One-stop Rent or Buy
  • Audio Trends: The Intersection of Audio and AI
  • The Weekly doddleNEWS Update

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Guests this Week


Mentors Teach By Example

Bernard Weiser
Bernard Weiser, President, EIPMA (Entertainment Industry Professionals Mentoring Alliance)
Tonight we are joined by Bernard Weiser, a Supervising Sound Editor by trade but now President of the BRAND NEW group formed just last year called EIPMA (Entertainment Industry Professionals Mentoring Alliance). He talks with us about what they intend to achieve and why they formed in the first place


New Audio Technology Coming Soon

Paul Isaacs
Paul Isaacs, Director of Product Management and Design, Sound Devices, LLC
Audio technology continues to evolve. Tonight, Paul Isaacs, Director of Product Management and Design for Sound Devices, shares his thoughts on new trends in audio that are shaping audio recording, signal distribution, and wireless microphones.


Location Sound: One-stop Rent or Buy

Robert Noone
Robert Noone, Rental Manager, Location Sound Corp
Sometimes you should buy. Other times you should rent. How do you choose? Tonight, we talk with Robert Noone, Rental Manager for Location Sound, about how to make that choice. Plus he shares his views on new audio technology – include critical issues with wireless audio – that he expects to see showcased at the NAB Show this year.


Audio Trends: The Intersection of Audio and AI

Durin Gleaves
Durin Gleaves, Product Manager, Audio, Adobe, Inc.
Then, asking a product manager to talk about new products two months before NAB is, um, not going to generate great answers. Instead, tonight, Durin Gleaves, Product Manager for Audio at Adobe, shares his observations on key audio trends to watch, the importance of the Dante audio protocol and how machine learning actually improves audio.


The Weekly doddleNEWS Update

James DeRuvo
James DeRuvo, Editor-in-Chief, doddleNEWS.
James DeRuvo, Editor-in-Chief at doddleNEWS, has a multi-faceted career that spans radio, film and publishing. With experience covering technology in the video industry for nearly 20 years, James presents our weekly doddleNEWS Update.
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