Audio and Sound Instructor
Steven Topell is an award-winning Sound Designer/Editor/Mixer who has been working in sound for film and television for more than three decades. He has contributed to TV series and movies as well as feature, IMAX and documentary films for television broadcast, theatrical and direct-to-video release as well as online streaming. Advertising and podcasts are also a part of his repertoire. His clientele ranges from major film and TV studios to independent filmmakers.
Steven has wide-ranging experience in dialogue, sound effects and music editing, ADR (Automated Dialogue Replacement) recording, foley performing and recording and mixing.
Field recording has been a large part of his professional experience which has allowed Steven to travel extensively throughout North America, Europe and Asia recording sound effects for use in audio post-production for film and television. These sounds are also operated in an online library.
He is a Gemini Award winner as well as a multiple nominee for the MPSE Golden Reel Awards in the United States.
Steve have been teaching at Trebas for over 10 years. He teaches Audio POST Courses in the Audio Engineering Department.