Julie Williams

Voiceover Insider Podcast #55: Monique Bagwell on the Neutral American Accent

The VoiceOver Insider Podcast has launched Episode #55. Julie Williams Julie Williams talks to Monique Bagwell, an award winning actress and voiceover talent, about what it means when a client asks for a “neutral” or “generic” American accent. For more than two decades, Monique has been teaching General American in the Mass Communication and Media […]

VoiceOver Industry News

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Plan For Success in 2015 (Part 2)

Last week we discussed the necessity of setting goals in order to maximize your potential in the new year. (See: Plan For Success in 2015, Part 1.) We … [Read More...]

VoiceOver Technical

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Using Reaper for Punch and Roll

Recently the question was asked in the very informative Twisted Wave user group on Facebook how to use the Reaper software program (http://www.reaper.fm/) for producing punch-and-roll audio files. If you're not familiar with punch-and-roll, it's essentially a method often used in long-form reads (corporate narration or audiobooks) that lets the … [Read More]

VoiceOver Business

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Plan For Success in 2015 (Part 2)

Last week we discussed the necessity of setting goals in order to maximize your potential in the new year. (See: Plan For Success in 2015, Part 1.) We talked about Annual goals being broken down into quarterly goals, into monthly, etc.  Hopefully you downloaded the goal planning sheet and brainstormed about how you can achieve what you’d like to, … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

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Sound Advice: Encyclopedia Of Voice-Over

A Product Review by Julie Williams I acquired the Sound Advice Encyclopedia of Voice-Over during a recent trip to Los Angeles to network with dozens of industry professionals. I began reading the book on the way home. I was blown away. After all… in my 37 years as a professional VO talent, what could this book teach ME? How arrogant! We ALL have … [Read More...]