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How to Record A Memorable Voice Over Audition

How to Record A Memorable Voice Over Audition

There are a lot of great voices in the world, but only a select few are able to break into the voice-acting industry and become familiar to millions. Although natural talent goes a long way to making someone a successful voice actor, that’s far from the only factor. In order for a voice actor to […]

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Launching & Honing Your Voice Over Career

Launching & Honing Your Voice Over Career

I’ve been running one to one voice over sessions at the Actors Centre, in London, England, for over ten years. I must say many of those who come to see me, including trained actors, have a very confused idea of what voice over is about. Old myths about “doing accents” or mastering perfect RP (Received […]

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Top 10 Tips for Recording e­Learning Voiceovers

Top 10 Tips for Recording e­Learning Voiceovers

eLearning is a major game changer in corporate and educational markets and is hot stuff in the voiceover industry too. People don’t have time for the old classroom, top‐down regime of learning when our wealth of information is exploding exponentially. Spending years in college learning information that may be dated or obsolete by the time […]

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Preparing for a Non-Fiction Audiobook Recording

Preparing for a Non-Fiction Audiobook Recording

I wanted to share the system I use for prepping any non-fiction title I narrate; though I, and many of my students, also use this method in a slightly different form for fiction titles, as well. Its purpose is to allow me to gather as much information as possible regarding the project, so that when […]

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Why rejection is merely… non-selection

Why rejection is merely… non-selection

In the solitude of the voiceover booth it’s easy to pin hopes on a particular audition only to find out, sometimes way ahead in the future, that you’ve not made it to the final talent list. Feeling rejection when you’ve put your heart and soul into something is natural, but there are ways to eradicate […]

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Voice Over Recording Tip: Don’t Just Normalize

Voice Over Recording Tip: Don’t Just Normalize

If you are Normalizing your voice over auditions and jobs you are missing a crucial step. Use this secret to make your voice over performance stand out. Click the video below to check out William Williams invaluable tips: At Aliso Creek Voice Over Classes you’ll train in a professional voice over recording studio in Burbank, California […]

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Voiceover Artist Records Voice Of God With Audient iD22

Voiceover Artist Records Voice Of God With Audient iD22

Music composer and voiceover artist, Joe Wakeford recently upgraded his audio interface to the Audient iD22 and Audient was keen to find out how it was working out. “I love having physical controls in the studio, there’s only a certain amount of tolerance I have for reaching for the mouse for mixing controls,” he says, […]

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The best way to record voiceover: live or remote?

The best way to record voiceover: live or remote?

Many voiceover talent are able to do all their work remotely, sometimes never running a “live” session with their clients and instead recording and submitting everything on their own. While this is a great and convenient workflow it often leads to more “redo’s” or clients accepting reads they might have otherwise directed differently. In order to […]

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Producing Your Own Demo? That’s Just Stinkin’ Thinkin’

Producing Your Own Demo? That’s Just Stinkin’ Thinkin’

We caught up with Joe Loesch, an award winning author, voice actor for Disney & dozens of commercials and spoken word producer. Recently he met with some new voice actors and found that some of them were planning to produce their own demos. Not only that, but most of these people had never even had a single voice […]

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Increase Your Voiceover Productivity

Increase Your Voiceover Productivity

There are a few tools that make quoting for and recording voiceover projects a much simpler task… leaving you to do the thing you’re best at – voiceover! We’ve gathered a few that we use daily in the studio. What are your favorite tools? Add them in the comments below for everyone to benefit from: Welcome to […]

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