CLIFTON DEVELLE CAMERON is a composer, sound designer, educator, and mixing engineer from Southern California. He began programming synthesizers at the age of 13. Clifton’s current focus is on an arts initiative, consulting agency, and synthesizer manufacturer called Pendulum Distinction. Recently he’s been working with Wolfgang Michalowicz on building the Solar System Modular Synthesizer. He records under the pseudonym Ars. Nova. Strata., which means “new environment.” At the moment, Clifton is mixing his debut Ethereal Academia to be followed by The Mosaic Pattern Noise.