Julie Williams

Voiceover Insider Podcast #50: Voice Casting Bank versus VDC

The VoiceOver Insider Podcast has launched Episode #50. In this episode, Julie Williams talks to the founder of the new Voice Casting Bank. VCB was founded following the acquisition of Voice Bank by VDC. Stephanie talks to Julie about the new service and the cease and desist letter the company recently received from VDC. David […]

VoiceOver Industry News

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Kaotica Eyeball Mobile Studio Contest Winner Announced

And the winner of the Kaotica Eyeball is….. MOE ROCK! Moe (of Moe Rock VO) wrote: “Oh how happy I was to see your contest!!  I LOVE to travel… … [Read More...]

VoiceOver Technical

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Do I Need ProTools To Have A Professional Actor’s Home Studio? (Part 1)

This perennial question comes in many forms, but the answer is almost always the same: No! OK, let me elaborate on that... First, a little background on Pro Tools. Digidesign, now owned by Avid, created Pro Tools to meet the demanding needs of the professional recording engineer. Those needs include the ability to record many audio tracks of … [Read More]

VoiceOver Business

ADR: Creating Emotional Realism in the Soundtrack—Part 2

by Christopher M. Allport (click here for Part 1 of ADR—Creating Emotional Realism in the Soundtrack) There are two main modes of ADR: 1) principal dialogue replacement cues [voice replacement]; and 2) general group walla cues [which may include pass-bys, call-outs and vocal texture]. As the soundtrack carries the story’s emotion, the … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

Works For Me: Barbara Rosenblat Audiobook Seminar On .mp3

I recently picked up a copy of Barbara Rosenblat's "How To Become An Audiobook Narrator," an .mp3 seminar, distributed by Dan O'Day. For those of you who don't know anything about Barbara Rosenblat, she's voiced more than 400 audiobooks, has earned eight Audie Awards, and is an accomplished actress besides. This 2 hour 20 minute seminar is … [Read More...]