Ryan Sellick Sound Design Demo Reel 2016

Sound Design Reel – 2016


I created this video to showcase my best sound design projects as of 2016. I created the opening animation and the glitchy video effects using Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects. Sound design is by far my favorite trade! I love the effect that good audio has on a multimedia project, and over the years I have developed a keen …

Horror Film Short – 2017


This Horror Short Film was created for the Eugene Film Society annual 72-hour Horror Short Film competition. This year, all participants must include the eyeglasses as a prop, and the dialogue “So, lesson one, you never go anywhere alone.” The film was written and directed by Adam Rubino and Jessica Haeckel. They assembled the team, and together we created this …

A-Game BJJ Sound Design for Intro Video

Brand Sound Design


This is an introduction video for A-Game BJJ, a side project of mine. The animation was created by Tim Hashko (steamingkettle.net), and I designed the audio. I experimented with various sound effects and methods to get the right sound. I wanted something earthy and strong, but also clear and thoughtful. The final sound effect is a kettlebell scraping against the …

Bigfoot Yancey EP Welcome to the City Music Recording Music Production Ryan Sellick

Music Recording/Production – 2015

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Bigfoot Yancey is a folk Americana band from Indianapolis, Indiana. These talented gentleman are also friends of mine! I was pretty stoked when they asked me to help them with some music recording. My equipment was limited, and the space wasn’t ideal, but I made do. I used several different microphones on the band to capture a live performance of …

Dead Birds Adore Us Performing Acoustic Version of The Virus Music Video Production by Ryan Sellick

Music Video and Audio Recording – 2014

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This is a promotional music video clip for my band Dead Birds Adore Us. I performed in the video, directed the video, multi-track recorded the audio, edited the video, and applied visual effects. This video was created to help promote our acoustic shows, giving our fans a taste of the sound. The video was recorded live using a few takes …

Dead Birds Adore Us Performing Acoustic Version of Ogre Ram Music Video Production by Ryan Sellick

Music Video and Audio Recording – 2014

RyanAudio, Music, Video

This video was created to promote an unplugged acoustic show for my band Dead Birds Adore Us. We had a reputation for being an unorthodox hard rock band. When we scheduled our acoustic shows, we wanted to give fans a taste of what we sound like playing acoustic instruments. I recorded the video using several takes and two camera angles. …

Multimedia Application Design Virtual Reality Space Base Mase Game by Ryan Sellick and Jon Sheldon-thumb

Multimedia Application Design – 2013

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This is a virtual reality project for the Graduate level Multimedia Application Design course at IU’s School of Informatics and Computing, and surely one of the most ambitious projects I’ve ever done. Given the freedom to create whatever we want, my partner Jonathan Sheldon and I chose to go the experimental route and explore the virtual reality technology at IUPUI’s …

Scotty's Brewhouse sign

Sound Design for Video – 2012


This video was designed to introduce Scotty Wise of Scotty’s Brewhouse during his keynote speech at a national conference in Chicago. Directed by Tim Hashko (steamingkettle.net), sound design and score by yours truly, voice narration by Mike Boris (mikeborisaudio.com). Sound DesignMusic and ScoreVoice RecordingMixing and MasteringCheck it out!

Sound Design for Video – 2013


Tim Hasko (steamingkettle.net) created this video for his video class at IUPUI, and asked that I put a few finishing touches on the audio. I added some sound effects, included some dramatic score and made sure everything was mixed properly. I used Cakewalk Sonar X1 to create the final audio for this video. Sound DesignFoley Sound EffectsMixing and MasteringCheck it …

Game Starr Ficticious Sketch Comedy Commercial by Ryan Sellick and Brandon Dennett

Fictitious Ad Video and Sound Design – 2012

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I partnered with Brandon Dennett to create this project for our Foundations of Digital Production Class, as part of the core Graduate Media Arts and Science program at IUPUI. The project encompassed an interactive website, a flash game, and the video shown here. We decided to do a humorous commercial using sound to tell a story. The dad finds a …