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Eric Matyas

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Recent posts by Eric Matyas

Hey guys

I’ve got some cool new music ready for everyone. Free to use with attribution:

On my Dark / Ominous 2 page:
MIDNIGHT MIST – What lurks in the mist? Muah hah hah!
https://soundimage.org/dark-ominous-2/

On my Sci-Fi 7 page:
CROSSING THE LIGHT YEARS – This might work under the intro to a space-themed game or project.
https://soundimage.org/sci-fi-7/

And on my Technology 2 page:
DIGITAL DAYDREAMS – Maybe one day machine-beings will daydream…I wonder what it will be about.
https://soundimage.org/technology-2/

Enjoy!
6 days ago
Brand new texture images are ready for your projects on these pages:

TXR –ABSTRACT
https://soundimage.org/txr-abstract/


TXR – BRICK - Seamless
Some bricks covered with moss…
https://soundimage.org/txr-brick-seamless/

TXR - GROUND
Perhaps for bottom of a pond...or a walkway….
https://soundimage.org/txr-ground/

About 4,000 more images are waiting for you as well. All free to use with attribution. Enjoy and have a good week!
1 week ago
I'll see what I can do.  :-)
1 week ago
One at a time? In groups?
1 week ago

Campbell Ritchie wrote:

Eric Matyas wrote:. . . SFX - Coins . . .

It even includes dropping coins Do you have any sounds for counting coins in a pile?



Like...picking them up?
1 week ago
Glad they are helpful!

I’ve decided to begin expanding the sound effects section of my website (which desperately needs it) so if anyone has any requests, just let me know.

One request that I received on social media is for various coin sounds, so here’s a brand new page devoted to that:

SFX - Coins
https://soundimage.org/sfx-coins/

As always, feel free to edit as needed.

Enjoy!
1 week ago
Hey guys,

More fantasy texture images await you…free as always to use with attribution.

TXR –ABSTRACT

They’re pretty wild….I’d be really interested to see how someone puts these to use!

https://soundimage.org/txr-abstract/

TXR – ALIEN SKINS

Some nasty looking stuff here…blech!

https://soundimage.org/txr-alien-skins/

TXR - METAL – SEAMLESS

These grungy metal textures might be useful for sci-fi or urban-themed projects.

https://soundimage.org/txr-metal-seamless/

Btw, I’ve begun my quest to expand the free sound effects section of my website. Any requests?
2 weeks ago
Hi everyone,

Here’s a brand new track on my puzzle music 4 page:

“ELECTRIC RAINDROPS” – (Looping) – Perhaps for a quiet, methodical puzzle with a hint of mystery (and quirkiness.)
https://soundimage.org/puzzle-music-4/

Continuing to build up the ambience section of my site…(which is in dire need)… here are some more new ambiences on my AMB - Sci-Fi Ambience page:

“MIDNIGHT CYBER STREETS” – For a creepy, deserted nighttime situation perhaps.
https://soundimage.org/amb-sci-fi-ambience/

“FAILING GRID” – Perhaps in a dystopic cyber world.
https://soundimage.org/amb-sci-fi-ambience/

As always, if you happen to use my work in your project, send me a link…I’d love to see it!

Daily updates are here as I release new assets:
https://www.facebook.com/people/Eric-Matyas/100017638394276
2 weeks ago
Happy June everyone…summer is almost here!

This week we have a bunch of cool fantasy texture images. Free as always to use with attribution:

On my TXR – BRICK – Seamless page:

Some fantasy brick textures that might be useful for old or dilapidated structures.

https://soundimage.org/txr-brick-seamless/

On my TXR - GROUND page:

One that could work as a river bed in autumn...or perhaps for something else.

https://soundimage.org/txr-ground/

On my TXR – ORGANIC page:

One that could be an alien skin perhaps.

https://soundimage.org/txr-organic/

And on my ROCK/STONE – Seamless page:

Some new stone texture creations that might come in handy for pathways, buildings or other stone structures.

https://soundimage.org/txr-rockstone-seamless/

New sounds are on their way as well…I’ll probably post them on Wednesday. Have a good week and see you then!
3 weeks ago
Happy Thursday!

This week’s new music tracks are:

On my Dark / Ominous 2 page:

"MORE SEWER CREEPERS"– Ah, so that’s why the houses in this neighborhood are so cheap.
https://soundimage.org/dark-ominous-2/

“UNDERGROUND GOINGS-ON" – Perhaps under a city? Or in a network of creepy caves?
https://soundimage.org/dark-ominous-2/

On my Funny 6 page:
"QUIRKY GOBLINS"– (Looping) – Quietly getting up to their goblin-y mischief.
https://soundimage.org/funny-6/

**If you find my work helpful, please consider making a donation to my website. The synthesizers I use to create the music and sounds that I share with everyone are very expensive…so expensive, in fact, that I have to make monthly payments on them…and donations really help me a lot to pay for them. Thanks in advance…and please feel free to share your projects…I love to see how creative people are using my work!
3 weeks ago
I can’t believe May is almost over…what the hell happened to spring?  I swear…time is going by faster and faster…yikes!  

Anyhow, more new cartoon-style (for lack of a better word) texture images are here:

TXR – CONCRETE / PAVEMENT – Cartoon
https://soundimage.org/txr-concrete-pavement-cartoon/

TXR – GLASS – Cartoon
Some wild textures here…
https://soundimage.org/txr-glass-cartoon/

TXR – GROUND – Cartoon
https://soundimage.org/txr-ground-cartoon/

TXR – VEGETATION – Cartoon
https://soundimage.org/txr-vegetation-cartoon/

If you find my work helpful (especially my music and sounds) please consider making a donation to my website. The synthesizers I use to create the music and sounds that I share with everyone are very expensive…so expensive, in fact, that I have to make monthly payments on them…and donations really help me a lot to pay for them. Thanks in advance…and please feel free to share your projects…I love to see how creative people are using my work!
4 weeks ago
Hi everyone,

Here’s a brand new music track for you:

On my City/Urban page:

ON THE PROWL WITH CAPED CRUSADER CAT – Wandering the midnight streets, searching for wrong-doers.
https://soundimage.org/city-urban-2/

I’m also working to build up the ambience section of my site…so here are some cool new ambiences on my AMB - Sci-Fi Ambience page:

MACHINE DREAMS – I wonder what it’s dreaming about? This might sound nice to create an eerie, weird-feeling environment or situation.

MYSTERIOUS AMBIENCE – This one might work for an alien underwater environment…or perhaps something else.
https://soundimage.org/amb-sci-fi-ambience/

If you find my work helpful, please consider making a donation to my website. The synthesizers I use to create the music and sounds that I share with everyone are very expensive…so expensive, in fact, that I have to make monthly payments on them…and donations really help me a lot to pay for them. Thanks in advance…and please feel free to share your projects…I love to see how creative people are using my work!
1 month ago
Hey there,

I’ve posted some more wild cartoon-style texture images derived from glass objects:

TXR – GLASS – Cartoon
https://soundimage.org/txr-glass-cartoon/

As always, please remember that they are meant to be building blocks rather than polished textures, so feel free to edit / alter / mash / etc., as needed.

Don’t forget to check out my learning series that teaches environmental responsibility in a fun way through stories and characters. The premise is this:

How can we expect children to be the future stewards of the Earth if they don’t feel connected to it??

Please share with family, friends, teachers or anyone who might find it useful.
https://soundimage.org/dunes-island/

Have a good week!
1 month ago
Greetings Earth People,

This week’s new music tracks are:

On my Sci-Fi 7 page:

"INVASION!" – They’re heading this way! Run for your life! Aliens? Zombies? Slimy monsters? Something else entirely?

https://soundimage.org/sci-fi-7/

On my Funny 6 page:

“PARTY GHOULS” - Rockin’ it in their haunted party mansion. This track might be fun in a goofy Halloween-themed game or something like that.

https://soundimage.org/funny-6/

And two tracks on my Positive / Upbeat page:

"OF SUMMERS GONE BY" – Here’s a high energy 80’s-style piece with a sweet, slightly magical feel that might sound nice in a game, video or perhaps something else.

CAREFREE DAYS AT PELICAN SHORES – Carefree and creative…bouncing around town without a worry in the world. Wouldn’t that be great?

https://soundimage.org/positive-upbeat/

All are free to use, as always, with attribution.

If anyone has kids or younger siblings, I've created a fun environmental learning series that (I hope) will engage them through stories and characters. The organization I made it for uses the films all the time, and I'm sharing them with the rest of the world. Please feel free to check them out and share with friends, parents, teachers or anyone else who might find them helpful.

https://soundimage.org/dunes-island/

Keep being creative and have a good weekend!
1 month ago
Greetings fellow creatives,

I’ve posted new cartoon-style texture images here:

TXR – GLASS – Cartoon

Some wild textures here…

https://soundimage.org/txr-glass-cartoon/

TXR – METAL – Cartoon

Some dirty metal textures…

https://soundimage.org/txr-metal-cartoon/

TXR – ROCK/STONE – Cartoon

https://soundimage.org/txr-rockstone-cartoon/

Please keep in mind that they are meant to be building blocks rather than polished textures, so feel free to edit / alter / mash / etc., as needed.

Btw, if you happen to have kids (or know someone who does) I’ve created a learning series that teaches them environmental stewardship in a fun way through stories and characters. It was my first try at making films with a DSLR…(they can be very challenging to work with in the field)…but I think they came out pretty well. The organization I made them for was very happy with them and uses the films all the time…hopefully others can benefit from them as well. Please feel free to share with family, friends, teachers or anyone you know who might find them useful.

https://soundimage.org/dunes-island/

Enjoy!
1 month ago