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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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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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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 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 over […]

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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 favourite tools? Add them in the comments below for everyone to benefit from:   Welcome […]

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Life Outside the Sound Booth…

Life Outside the Sound Booth…

Voiceovers across the UK live out their lives talking to themselves in solitary boxes, and often the only communication they have with each other is online. It’s a sorry state of affairs, and a poor substitute for the warmth of real human contact, so two voiceovers, Nic Redman and Leah Marks have decided to do […]

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How to create your own home vocal booth

How to create your own home vocal booth

I’ve been in the broadcasting industry since the early 90s but never had the space to record and produce audio from home. After moving from a tiny house in the UK to a more spacious house in America, I finally had room in the basement for my own voice booth and studio. About The story […]

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Accent reduction & dialect techniques

Accent reduction & dialect techniques

I’m seeing a LOT of amazing television these days! It seems that every time I turn around, there’s a great new show with lots of buzz. You don’t have to look too hard in some of these great new shows to find actors doing solidly convincing General American accents! I’ll admit, in spite of a […]

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Finding success in the voiceover industry

Finding success in the voiceover industry

The voice over industry is very competitive. Even though it may seem simple, it takes time to learn the skills and get established once those skills are mastered. There are approximately five times the number of people trying to get into voice overs than there are actors trying to break into the film industry. It can be […]

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