A sound effects designer or just a sound designer is someone who works with sounds for any event, film or TV show. They are responsible for creating, designing, producing and managing the sounds all the additional sound effects in the film. They collect sounds, analyze it, mix them and place it in the sequence required. They might even produce new sounds as original soundtracks if needed. All the sound effects and music is collectively known as the ‘soundscape’ of the film.
They are also present in a radio station and for live performances such as concerts and tours. Sound designers are also used in designing sound for games, documentaries, short films and album recordings. Mostly dialogues or sound effects are used according to the script. Sound designers are responsibly to create a certain mood for the film for a particular scene according to the storyline.
They add dialogues, music, sound effects which can be pre-recorded or live which are edited as required by the script. Sound designers or sound effects designers can easily add sound to make it look realistic and sound better so that the plot of the film can be understood. They collaborate with the set designer and costume and music directors to create the perfect soundscape for the particular scene or as whole film.