Game audio, game accessibility, blind accessibility, sound design, audio implementation, field recording, audio mixing, dialogue editing, voice acting, voice-over, Pro Tools, Unity, Wwise, game audio industry
User experience, film accessibility, audio description, assistive technology, closed captioning, dyslexia and autism-friendly games, Unreal Engine, VR audio, web accessibility, screen reader compatibility, film editing, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop
Concentrated in journalism while serving in the U.S. Army as an Active Duty Soldier.
Concentrated in film editing, sound design, and color correction.
Adriane is a sound designer and accessibility expert for video games. She has worked on several accessible games and spoken at game conferences about accessible sound design, and she regularly posts news about game audio and accessibility on her blog. Because of her contributions to multiple game audio industry organizations and her presence at game conventions each year throughout the U.S., she has become established in the game audio community.
She has interviewed AAA and indie game audio artists, advocates, and entrepreneurs about sound design techniques, audio middleware, direction, mentorship, and charity events for a well-known sound effects distributor's blog. For a respected not-for-profit industry blog, she has also interviewed over 40 sound designers, field recordists, educators, and game designers.
Adriane has interviewed a documentary field recordist about her experiences working on a war photography documentary. She has also written over a dozen news pieces about the film and sound industry and edited scores of interviews with Hollywood sound designers.
Adriane has interviewed a composer/sound design team about their work in independent games. She has also edited several articles about music technology, including Pure Data, audio middleware, and theatre sound.
Adriane writes a weekly recap featuring newly-released sound effects libraries for a popular sound effect distributor's blog. For the same company, she also writes summaries of new game audio books and sound design podcast episodes. For a not-for-profit industry blog, she has written descriptions of over 100 sound effects libraries as a volunteer writer.
Adriane has written advertisements for company blogs that focus on concise yet highly detailed coverage for specific industries.