5- Layering

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The Magic of Layering

As you’ve begun to realize, sounds aren’t always what you think they are.
They are sometimes even more surprising when you find out just what’s behind them. Look at a few of these examples.

From a Professional

Akash Thakkar is an award winning sound effects professional in the video game industry.
He uses some pretty interesting sounds for his impact sound.

He doesn’t use Audacity but you can do the same he is doing. Listen closely to this video.


Make a robot sound. It can be a walking sound or it’s computers running.
It must sound robotic and be made of 3 layered sounds. Upload it into the section below.