In developing a partnership with the filmmaker on creative ideas in order to produce exactly what they’re looking for, Textures Sound not only fosters client confidence, but is able to offer competitive industry rates to deliver. A hands-on approach, complete with the tools and skills needed throughout the entire work-flow from on location to release, empowers you to create more and spend less time trouble-shooting.
Who We Are
Mixing Engineer, Re-recording Engineer
Is a Canadian Screen Award winning and Gemini Award nominated Toronto-based freelance sound engineer with specialties ranging from theatrical releases to broadcast, including corporate and commercial media, TV shows, documentaries, reality-based series, and web releases. We have a reputation for producing high-quality technical and creative audio production, both on location and in post, offering you a comprehensive multimedia experience.
Editor, Foley Artist
A sharp eye for detail and quality is what makes Ryan stand out in the industry of post production audio. Since discovering the art and subtle nuances of Foley, Ryan has demonstrated his dedication and vast creativity on a wide variety of content, including network television, web series as well as short and feature length films.
Part of a Canadian Screen Award winning sound team, Ryan continues to grow and challenge himself into achieving the utmost realism in his work. Library sound effects can only take your project so far; with a prop collection that grows exponentially, Ryan has the unique ability to really take your project to another level of professionalism.
Creative Director, DP
Began his career working from the ground up in TV stations and with various production companies in the film industry. 7 years since, he has established production companies both in Toronto and China.
Pure passion for this industry and always an early adopter of advancing technologies, he has a keen sense of translating ideas into visual stories. Able to communicate in English, Cantonese and basic Mandarin puts him in an unique position to bring media and ideas to both cultures.
Tony is known to be a problem solver, calm, strategic and always fun and easy going to work with.
Adventurous at heart, you may also catch Tony in the wilderness but always with a camera in hand!
Capturing the cleanest sound in the roughest environments with the best equipment available, and to the highest standards of professionalism, your production sound is the heart of your story
ADR & Voiceover
ADR for replacing noisy on-location dialogue with clear and natural sounding recordings to bring the performance back to life.
Our Foley pit is capable of re-creating subtle, realistic sounding effects that serve as the backdrop of your story. Necessary for international releases and after dialogue replacement, foley is a fine craft that you will never know its there until its missing.
360° VR Audio
We produce head tracking audio for any and all 360° video content! First we capture your audio with our spatialized ambisonic mic, then we mix and master your video with the latest in head-tracking technology to give it the most life-like experience.
Sound Editorial & Design
When creating soundscapes, we have a massive effects library, over 250,000, or 1.5 TB at fingers reach to bring your story to life. Your sound effects are critical, from subtle sweeteners to enhance emotional moments to over the top sonic eruption for those roaring action sequences.
5.1 Surround Mixing/Mastering
Using Dolby calibrated systems, we create an immersive multimedia experience to deliver standardized network-ready and theatrical releases
The dialogue is the backbone of your project, and if the background is too loud, the story gets lost. We use the latest and greatest software and plugins to assess and cleanup noisy recordings.