How to become a Foley Artist

How to become a foley artist So you don’t want to go/have already gone to a post production course to understand the whole post production sound work flow and really like Foley and want to do more of it. Well there are very few routes you can go to be honest....

A Foley Artist Salary

A Foley Artist Salary I have scanned all over the internet for salaries of Foley artists and obviously there is a wide discrepancy between the lowest at £16/hour which comes under the category for engineer and upwards of £28/hour for higher qualified Foley Artists....

Who was Jack Foley?

[hana-code-insert name=’Responsive Ad’ /] Who was Jack Foley? Jack Donovan Foley is the father of Foley artistry. This is the process of adding synchronised sound effects in real-time in a type of sound stage called a foley stage. A Foley artist would take...

Where Can I Learn Foley?

There are no foley schools but I’m sure you can pay a foley artist to teach you to walk around in dirt or get 2 half coconuts and do horse footsteps, some post production sound courses like at the SSR in London/Manchester do foley as a small part of the course....

What is Foley?

First watch the short video above to get a true example of what foley entails and because the video is awesome. What is Foley? Foley is a process of recording in sync sound effects for pre-recorded visual material to add sonic realism to a scene. This is done...