Tom Ammermann
7 Feb 2018 | 17:00 - 17:30 | Commercial Solutions Theatre | New Audio Technology Add to calendar
3D & VR audio in industry applications
Tom Ammermann
General Manager / 3D Audio Producer
New Audio Technology
3D / VR audio is well known in the cinema and game domain. But there are also interesting applications in broadcast and installations. The session will give a brief overview of applications, products and content creation in the industry domain.
Speaker Biography:
Starting as a musician in the 80s, Tom Ammermann became to be a music producer in the early 90s for music, advertising and film. As a founder of the Luna Studio 1995 in Hamburg, he raises the level of production quality and worked with many local musicians as well as projects.2000 he began to work on surround productions for music and film projects as well as creating his first Headphone Surround mixes what became his brand.2008 he started with the Blu-ray project 'forsenses' for Sony Music Entertainment with 3D audio productions.2009 Tom Ammermann started to invent and develop new audio software products to create content for 3D / immersive audio entertainment. One is the Spatial Audio Designer who was used by Lucasfilm creating the Auro-3D mix for the first immersive audio movie 'Red Tails' in 2011.2012 he founded the New Audio Technology where further products like the Spatial Sound Card and the Spatial Audio Game Engine (SAGE) was developed.Currently, Tom Ammermann is working on new technologies in spatial audio and do presentations on high-level audio conferences like AES conventions and conferences, Tonmeistertagung, SAE Alumni and the International Conference on Spatial Audio (ICSA).Some references: Stargate, Million Dollar Baby, Terminator 2, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Traffic, Gangs of New York, I, Frankenstein, Expendables I-III, 5th Element and Kraftwerk 3D.