About Ian C. Smith

about ICSDI am a freelance sound designer, music creator, and Foley artist located in Maryland.

Age: 32


UMBC: BA Sound Design and Music Technology for Visual Media.

The Omega Studios’ School of Applied Recording Arts and Sciences: Certification in MIDI and Synthesizers.


May 2012 - present: Contractor

Freelance sound designer, music creator, and Foley artist.

October 2010 - May 2012: Big Huge Games

Senior Sound Designer 1

October 2007 - July 2010: Firaxis Games

Sound Designer 1

July 2007 - October 2007: "The Wire" as seen on HBO

Film Electronics Assistant

October 2006 - May 2007: Clean Cuts Studios

Audio Engineer Intern


Music Creator, Sound Design, and Foley Artist:

- Sound Design and Music composition.

- Editing, Mixing, Mastering, Recording.

- Foley Design, Sound Library creation and management.

- Equalization, psycho-acoustics, binaural techniques, and sound synthesis.

- VO management, Batch Processing, Data Compression, Dialogue Editing.

- Surround sound mixing and encoding.