Julie Williams

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Voice2014 Conference Audio Dispatches: Friday August 29, 2014

Included here are Julie Williams’ audio dispatches from the second day at the Voice2014 conference in Anaheim, California, August 27 to 30. The day kicks off with a presentation by motivational speaker and hypnotist Marshall Sylver, who has made guest appearances 0n The David Letterman Show, among others. Sylver’s keynote topics include subconscious reprogramming and […]

VoiceOver Industry News

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Bob Deyan Loses Battle With ALS

It is with profound sadness that I announce that Bob Deyan lost his battle to ALS, this morning.  Bob was truly a pillar in the audiobook community, … [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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The Strategy of Knowing WHO You’re Auditioning For

Even the best of actors just starting out in voiceovers will make this innocent and understandable mistake: “bigging up” the product name while reading the script. It feels like it makes sense to really emphasize the product name, right? They’re the ones paying thousands, or even millions of dollars to get their name out there. There’s a good … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

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AudioFile Exposes Narrators to Producers

AudioFile Magazine is the largest source of professional audiobook reviews in the world with over 34,000 titles reviewed. They also provide industry resource guides including Enhanced Talent Listings for narrators who want to increase their visibility in the audio publishing world by exposing their credentials and work to new producers, and … [Read More...]