Monthly Archives: June 2019

Acoustic Treatment Basics for Voice Over Studios

Acoustic Treatment Basics for Voice Over Studios

Acoustics is an enormously complex subject. It is physics after all. To go into anything more than a very basic level for this article would be both prohibitively difficult to write (book length) and ludicrously dense with formulas, graphs and specific scientific language. We’re not acousticians: which is an entire …

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5 Tips For Perfect Microphone Technique

5 Tips For Perfect Microphone Technique

Microphone technique is critically important for all voice-over work, because you don’t want the audio editor to hate you do you? Of course not! This article was motivated by our audio editor Alex recently having to spend twice as long editing a voice-over recording than it should have taken him, …

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Why Auditions are BAD for the Voice Over Industry

Why Auditions are BAD for the Voice Over Industry

This sounds like a grand claim, a sweeping judgement, from an angry VO actor who’s bitter about not getting cast. I assure you, it’s not. It’s an honest attempt to peek inside our industry as an outside observer (an objective voice, if you will), see what’s not working, and attempt …

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7 DOs and DON’Ts of working with agencies

7 DOs and DON’Ts of working with agencies

Just in case you missed it, Voquent are a multilingual audio-visual production company specialising in voice over. We’re one of a number of voice over agencies and production companies that work in this industry. We’ve spoken to several of them over the years and have a good understanding of the …

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