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Available on iTunes, Spotify & Tidal Sertac Toksöz (Studio Istanbul) Sound Recording & Mixing Mikro Ettore d'Agostino (Babajim Mastering Studio) Mastering Korhan Tokatli & Ramazan Tunay Camera Wolfgang Beck Video Editing and Color Grading WOY23 Song Composition & Performance Hat Tip to Alp Turac (DAS Studio) for... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2016 at Studio Istanbul
WOY23 - Daydreams - published by Studio Istanbul - is now live on iTunes, Tidal, Spotify and all other major electronic music stores. This is the second single from the upcoming debut album “We are not quiete done yet”, which is scheduled to be released Christmas 2016. Sound Recording and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2016 at Studio Istanbul
KOR / EMBER is Zeki Demirkubuz's newest feature film. It will hit theaters on April 22nd, 2016. We proudly announce that our own Sertac Toksöz and his friend Yalın Özgencil did the dialog editing and sound design on this one. We are very excited and cant wait to finally see... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2016 at Studio Istanbul
Ben-Hur is an upcoming American historical epic film directed by Timur Bekmambetov and written by Keith R. Clarke and John Ridley. The film stars Jack Huston, Morgan Freeman, Toby Kebbell, Nazanin Boniadi and Rodrigo Santoro. With our friends from Warner Brothers we did ADR sessions with Haluk Bilginer and Dato... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2016 at Studio Istanbul
With great pleasure we like to introduce you to Mr. Howell Gibbens, who is joining our ranks as a freelancer and will support us in the sound department. Howell is an American sound editor and currently based in Istanbul and Moscow. Howell was the supervising sound editor for 'Captain America'... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2016 at Studio Istanbul
We proudly present WOY23's first single "Can't Stop Me Now" from his upcoming debut album "We are not quite done yet". The single is currently available on Tidal, Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon and iTunes. Recorded at the Bahcesehir University Sound Studios, mixed at Studio Istanbul and mastered at Babajim Istanbul... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
With honor we are announcing our newest member to the Studio Istanbul team. Sertac Toksöz, who already joined us in February 2015 as a Media Designer for Picture and Sound is currently starting his thesis in Mastering for Feature Film Sound. He is looking forward to receive his master degree... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
A couple of days ago we had the honor to host Mr. Gregory Johnson for an interview with Fresh Air's Dave Davies. In the interview Mr. Johnsen talks about the current crisis in Yemen. Read on for a link to the interview. Mr. Johnson is a reporter for BuzzFeed News... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
The Worldfest Filmfestival in Houston, Texas just awarded one of our edits with Platinum in the category "Background of a Single Current News Event". We thank everyone involved and are very proud to have been part of it. Read on to see the English version of the safety conditions of... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
In our post production workflow MPEG Streamclip has becoming something like an swiss army knife to us. We recently needed to produce a DVD Version of a 1080i project in Avid. We first tried to just change the format settings to 25i and transcode the timeline to SD, but it... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
Lets take out the champagne and celebrate. Today, exactly one year ago we released Woy23's "The EP". If you still did not get your hands on it, now you have the chance to do it for just 2.99. Depending from which iTunes store you access the link it will be... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
In the end of February we hosted Cicek Tahaoglu (Bianet), Zeynep Kandur (AKP) and Canan Arin (Turkish Women's Rights lawyer) in our sound booth for interview recordings with The Inquiry for the BBC World Service. The Inquiry is a podcast where experts analyse pressing questions from the news. The topic... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
We just spend a couple of days trying to get Media Composer and Pro Tools to work with our Mojo DX. We had some issues with the AVID DX drivers and the online help from Avid was more confusing than helping. We wanted to quickly share the best approach with... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
With Media Composer 8 we can natively work with 4K material - but what if you are still using Media Composer 7 for all of your post production needs? Recently we had an offline edit with Alexa material (ProRes4444, progressive, 25fps). We are still running Media Composer 7 (it's a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 17, 2015 at Studio Istanbul
Rosewater is an upcoming American drama written and directed by Jon Stewart and starring Gael Garcia Bernal and Haluk Bilginer. We proudly supported the post production process of the film with an ADR session with Haluk Bilginer in our studio. The movie tells the story of Maziar Bahari, an Iranian... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
The ecology festival EcoFest Istanbul 2014 will take place in Aykut Barka Park from 5th to 7th September 2014. The three day festival program will include concerts, workshops, performances and many entertaining activities. Entrance is free. Ecofest Istanbul 2014 Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
We proudly present "Almanca Ile Basari Yolunda", an corporate video for the Goethe Institut in Turkey. The Goethe Institut is a non profit German cultural association promoting the study of the German language abroad and encouraging international cultural exchange and relations. The video is in Turkish language and has german... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
We proudly present a small selection of our aerial footage. All shots were done with a tuned DJI Phantom quadcopter equipped with a modified GoPro camera mounted on a stabilized gimbal. We did some slight corrections in the post. Enjoy. Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
So similar, so different, so European. Our friends from Advice Media realised a little potrait of Ümit Boyner for the European Commission. We helped out with the sound recording on site. Advice Media Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
Currently we are producing a corporate video for Goethe Institut Istanbul, a non profit German cultural association promoting the study of the German language abroad and encouraging international cultural exchange and relations. We are already in the post production phase, but wanted to show you some impressions of our flycam... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
We proudly welcome Timur Kücükince to our post production house. Timur helps us out since last December. After finishing his Bachelor of Arts in Media Science at the University of Siegen, his love for Istanbul brought him to us. Timur is already fully integrated in our workflow. Besides editing daily... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
Jenny Hval, born July 11th 1980 in Oslo, Norway is a Norwegian singer, composer, lyricist and writer. She will be live on stage in Salon IKSV February 12th 2014 on 9.30 pm. You can get tickets at biletix from 23 to 34 TL. Till 1999, Jenny Hval was the vocalist... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
We are happy to announce that we finished sound recording, editing and mixing the Turkish version of the Maersk Line corporate video. CNN Türk will air the 12 min version this and next weekend with the 30 seconds version airing througout the week. Thanks goes out to Xoom Media for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2014 at Studio Istanbul
This christmas season we again present you with yet another German Christmas carol - this time from the 19th century. Together with Manzara Istanbul we mixed some arabesque into it. Nasreddin Hoca and Saint Nicholas become one person and ring the bell for you. Sound Recording and Mixing was done... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2013 at Studio Istanbul
The xx are an English indie pop band, formed in Wandsworth, London in 2005. Oliver Sim and Romy Madley-Croft started the band as a duo when they were 15. Guitarist Baria Qureshi joined once they began performing in 2005, with Jamie Smith joining a year after. Their debut album was... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2013 at Studio Istanbul