Ultimate Ice HD Pro SFX

Ultimate Ice HD ProFiles: 715 • Zip File Size: 1.03GB • Price: $75.00 US

Ultimate Ice HD Professional Sound Effects Library contains a whopping 715 cracks, impacts, scrapes, rubs, tension and icicle debris sounds. Recorded at 24-Bit 96kHz and over 4 freaking cold North Idaho winters in the making this new professional sound library will give you the chills.

Ice has tons of character depending on how cold the environment is. It can sound brittle, crunchy, solid, wet and like glass. It has many uses in audio production for video games, film and television but is most useful for keeping your beer cold.

As a naturally occurring crystalline inorganic solid with an ordered structure, ice is considered a mineral. It possesses a regular crystalline structure based on the molecule of water, which consists of a single oxygen atom covalently bonded to two hydrogen atoms, or H-O-H. However, many of the physical properties of water and ice are controlled by the formation of hydrogen bonds between adjacent oxygen and hydrogen atoms. It is a weak bond, but is critical in controlling the structure of both water and ice.

Ice is one of the sound sources I’ve used the most in the video games I’ve worked on. Whether it was for magic spells, fantasy weapons, impacts, or ice caves, I never had enough ice source material. After spending years trying to design fresh, new ice-based sound effects using the same old library sounds (and man, sometimes it was not easy), I decided it was time to create my own personal collection.

I started recording ice soon after I moved to North Idaho in 1997. Living up here in the middle of nowhere gives me the ability to record lots of ice and snow. We have six very long months of winter so I am always at the ready to run outside very early in the morning to record the latest overnight ice formations (even in my bathrobe if I have to).

The ice in this collection represents my latest recordings at 24-Bit 96kHz. I hope you find these sounds as useful in your audio design as I have. Also check out: Ultimate Ice 2 HD Professional Sound Effects Library, the long awaited sequel to Ultimate Ice HD Pro.

Contains the following source and actions:
– Puddles, drainage ponds, solid blocks, melting snow banks, icicles, ice sheets.
– Cracked, hit, dragged, dropped, smashed, crushed, rubbed, scraped, scooped, handled.

Equipment Used:
Sound Devices 702 – Sanken CSS-5 – Sony PCM-D1 – Coffee – Warm Boots – Warm Gloves – Carhart Jacket


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Ultimate Ice HD ProFiles: 715 • Zip File Size: 1.03GB • Price: $75.00 US

Partial sound description list – this Sound File List PDF link has the complete list:

  • Ice Block: Large Block Of Ice Dropped On Wood Surface
  • Ice Block: Large Block Of Ice Slide On Wood Surface, Heavy Ice And Wood Scrape
  • Ice Break: Frozen Puddle: Short Ice Crack
  • Ice Break: Icicles Shatter And Fall To Ground
  • Ice Break: Large Ice Break, With Heavy Snap And Water Movement
  • Ice Break: Large Ice Creak And Break, Squeaking Tension Rubs
  • Ice Bucket, Metal: Ice Movement Large Metal Bucket
  • Ice Chunk: Break, Crash, Large Piece Of Ice Breaks Apart
  • Ice Chunk: Break, Crash, Medium Ice Chunk Impact, Smash
  • Ice Chunk: Break, Crash, Small Piece Of Ice Breaks Apart
  • Ice Chunk: Dropped Onto Ice, Small
  • Ice Chunk: Heavy Piece Of Ice Movement, Impact
  • Ice Chunk: Impact, Solid Piece Of Ice Impact And Slide
  • Ice Chunk: Movement, Scrape, Large Piece Of Ice
  • Ice Crack: Brittle Ice Crack, Small
  • Ice Crack: Crunchy Ice Break Apart
  • Ice Crack: Large Ice Crack, Soft Pressure Cracks
  • Ice Crack: Medium Ice Crack, Break
  • Ice Crack: Ripping, Brittle Ice Crack
  • Ice Crack: Small Ice Puddle Crack, Some Crunchy Debris
  • Ice Crack: Small Puddle Crack, Very Cold, Brittle
  • Ice Crack: Thin Ice Tension Pressure, Slight Cracking
  • Ice Crystals: Ice Freezing, Slight Cracking, Scraping, Hardening
  • Ice Debris: Small And Medium Pieces Of Ice Debris Dropped
  • Ice Impact: Ice Hit With Pick Ax
  • Ice Impact: Large Chunk Of Ice Impact, Crash, Smash
  • Ice Kick: Debris Pieces Kicked, Shatter
  • Ice Movement: Large Chunk Of Ice Slide And Impact With Debris
  • Ice Scrape: Solid Piece Of Ice Slide Across Ice
  • Ice Slush: Wet Ice Puddle Scrape, Slide
  • Ice Stab: Ice Stab With Metal Shovel

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ICE RECORDING BLOG POSTS

The Recordist Blog: Ice Puddle Recording 12-3-2009
The Recordist Blog: Large Ice Chunk Recording 02-22-2010

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