Eclipse Sound Design was founded in 2001 by D. Chris Smith. Eclipse’s team is made up of some of Hollywood’s finest post production sound professionals and is dedicated to maintaining technical and creative excellence. 

D. Chris Smith grew up in Baltimore, Maryland and moved to Los Angeles in 1989 to attend recording / engineering school. Fresh out of school he landed a job at Hollywood’s Post Logic, and began his career as a freelance sound editor & designer.

Over the years Chris has worked for several commercial Sound Design facilities, and worked for all the major studios as a sound editor; such as Sony, MGM, Universal, Warner Brothers and Paramount, as well as Independents.

D. Chris Smith is a Member of: The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employes (IATSE), Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE), The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), and The Musician’s Union (Local 47).

Chris currently lives and works in Venice Beach, California.