Julie Williams

Voiceover Insider Podcast #31 with Gary Schwartz

The VoiceOver Insider Podcast has launched Episode #31. Julie Williams talks with video game actor Gary Schwartz. Gary’s 30 year career encompasses all things entertainment from coaching improv…to video games.  He’s been a voice in a number of video games, including multiple Star Wars games, Dota 2, Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed, Poker Night at the Inventory, and […]

VoiceOver Industry News

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VO Workshop to Cruise The Caribbean

Two of my favorite things are voice-over and cruises. So it’s time for another VO Workshop Cruise! We’ll be heading to the Western Caribbean on April … [Read More...]

VoiceOver Technical

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Animation, Part 1

By Stacey Turner If you’ve dreamed of voicing characters for an animated TV series, or imagined crying out in pain as your video game character is felled by a hail of bullets, here’s some advice: before you schlep your family, pet ferret and collection of Stars Wars action figures across the country, read what four influential members of the … [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

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Commercial Voices — A Different Approach To Online Casting

It’s no secret that online casting has changed the way voiceover talent audition for jobs, are listened to by casting directors, and are selected for projects. You may only have heard about a couple of online casting services, but there are in fact dozens of them on the Internet, some of which work in very specific niche areas.

One of the earliest … [Read More...]