Founder, Sound Designer and Mixer
Award winning Sound Editor, Designer and Mixer, Richard Humphries, has been mixing documentaries and commercials since 1992. Most recently he was a senior mixer and sound designer for The Discovery Channel. Richard has set out on his own to fulfill his lifelong dream of studio ownership—and to better serve his past, present and future clients.
Sound Editor and Mixer, Proprietor of Hurley’s Sound
Oscar and three time Emmy Award winning mixer and sound editor, David Hurley, has been mixing for Television in the Washington region for more than 20 years. We are happy to announce that Hurley’s Sound has joined forces with Takoma Media. Together we are an unstoppable force, creating soundscapes that bring your projects to the next level.
Silver Spring, MD…
Takoma Media 8215b Fenton Street
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Located right in downtown Silver Spring, MD., we are easily accessible by car and are a short distance from the metro. We’re about 10 minutes inside the beltway, at the Georgia Ave exit, and 25 minutes from downtown Washington, DC.
… or as close as your Internet connection
These days a good portion of our work is done remotely. We’ll give you access to our FTP site where you can upload an OMF and a Quicktime. We’ll work on your project while you do the million other things that you have on your plate. When we are done, we can either send you an approval copy, or you can come in and approve the program on site.
Includes the industry standard Protools 12HD capable of mixing in Stereo, Surround and VR. It’s equipped with an Avid MC Control and an Avid MC mix and Aja HD video. This suite is a comfortable 11 feet x 19 feet with a large client desk. and is adjacent to the VO booth.
A cozy 15 feet by 12 feet and is running Protools 12HD and currently configured to mix only in stereo, though we can do sound editing in any multichannel format. It’s equipped with the Avid MC Control and the Aja HD video i/o.
Recently upgraded to 5.1 Surround, Mix 3 is a mirror image of Mix one, also about 11×19 and also running Protools 12HD capable of mixing in Stereo, Surround, and VR. It also now can run Nuendo, if your project so requires. There is a comfortable couch and a good sized table to spread out your computer and scripts. It is also adjacent to the VO booth.
We also have an 100 square foot record booth and a large variety of microphones.