ECCO VR co-founder Benedict Green is a composer, sound designer and technical wizard. Originally from London, he has worked with a broad selection of clients including the BBC, SKY, Lacoste, Ted Baker, Ellesse and many others. Benedict brings a deep experience in VR audio from state-of-the-art location recording to cinematic and game orientated post-production.
His company ECCO VR (www.eccovr.com
) has created sound and music for VR experiences across entertainment, training, VR game and health disciplines, working with major Hollywood studios such as Lionsgate
, innovators such as Lytro
, entertainment brands from NBC
, and leading VR companies such as JauntVR
, VR Playhouse
, Specular Theory
, Studio Transcendent
, and many others.
Together with his team of VR audio professionals, he has pioneered workflows for 360 location recording and audio post-production and maintains close development partnerships with academic and commercial creators of spatial audio technology. Benedict speaks regularly on 360 audio from both the technology and content creation perspectives, leading annual workshops at VRLA, SXSW, Digital Hollywood, UploadVR and AES’s Audio for Virtual and Augmented Reality (AVAR) Conference.
Course: Sound Design and Music for Immersive Media