Julie Williams

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2014 Audie Finalists Announced

The finalists for the 2014 Audie Awards have been announced. The Audies are annual awards that recognize distinction in audiobooks. They have been bestowed on narrators by the Audio Publishers Association (APA), the not-for-profit trade organization of the audiobook industry, since 1996. Click here to see a comprehensive list of the 2014 Audie finalists. The […]

VoiceOver Industry News

Marc Cashman and Julie Williams: The Dynamic Duo

Sign Up for This New Webinar: The VO Report Card - June 24th at 6p.m. PDT Register for the webinar (June 24th at 6p.m. PDT) … [Read More...]

VoiceOver Technical

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Headphones or Studio Monitors — Part 3

In Parts 1 and 2 of this series I discussed the benefits of using headphones or studio monitors. Now let's look at some recommendations: My general recommendation is check your recording from top to bottom in headphones for background noises that might have gotten into the microphone and mark anyplace that needs to be re-recorded. Once you’ve … [Read More]

VoiceOver Business

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What Is A ‘Cease and Desist’ Letter?

A 'Cease and Desist' letter, like it sounds, is a legal letter demanding you to stop an activity now, and in the future. In the voice over world, cease and desist letters usually are received by talents for their improper uses of a trademarked name, or copyrighted material. I have actually been seeing more and more of these letters in recent … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

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FaffCon Dates Announced

The 7th annual FaffCon “unconference”  is now scheduled!  The “unconference” will be held from September 18-21 at a fabulous resort in Tucson. FaffCon is a unique voice-over conference in that there are no set topics or speakers.  It’s a peer-to-peer environment, limited to seasoned professional voice talent. FaffCon is a participant-driven … [Read More...]