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Alex’s Top Tips To Get More Voice Over Gigs With Voquent

Drawing on his vast experience with TV productions, Alex Harris-MacDuff has now turned his ears and considerable talents to the voiceover industry.  With his experience as both a production co-ordinator and an audio/dubbing editor, he brings a fresh yet seasoned perspective to his work. In his short time at Voquent,…

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161 Voice Over Agencies From Around The World

161 voice over agencies from around the world

We have compiled a comprehensive guide, listing a selection of 161 voice-over agencies from around the world. Who’s the guide for? Casting Directors / Creatives looking for voice-over agencies in a specific country or countries Voice Actors seeking a list of  voice-over agencies to contact around the world No matter…

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Change Perceptions by Switching Accent

Change Perception by Switching Accent

English, a language spoken across every time zone and in countless dialects. It’s difficult to accurately state how many people speak English as a mother tongue, because reports differ too wildly. But a conservative estimate shows nearly 2 billion people speak English worldwide, either natively or as a second (or…

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101 Top Voice Over Websites

101 top english voice over websites

Updated May 2019. If you’re looking for the top voice over websites, you’re in the right place! Get our comprehensive list of the 101 top English voice over websites, to help you get more voice over work. It’s free to download too. Sweet! At Voquent we love voice over work…

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YouTube Star On How To Become a Voice Actor

YouTube star Elsie Lovelock loves the mic, and the mic certainly loves Elsie…almost as much as her clients do. “One of my favorite talents to work with, very professional, eager to follow directions while giving her own input, and above all else, a very versatile voice behind tremendous acting talent,”…

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Want to Speak High Valyrian?

High Valyrian Voice Over page now live: https://www.voquent.com/high-valyrian/  The long wait is over. Game of Thrones is at last back on T.V. for its eighth and final season. If you’ve been hiding under a rock for the last eight years all you need to know is that this medieval-fantasy epic…

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Is Being a Voice-Over Artist an Easy Job?

Is Being a Voice-Over Artist an Easy Job?

On episode 17, series 24 of The Graham Norton Show. Graham Norton quipped that voice-over was the ‘easiest job in the world.‘ And this from a man who drinks Chardonnay and chinwags for a living. Yet, who’d want to be a voice-over artist when you hear that? No, really. You’re…

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Why Cheap Voice-Overs Will Cost You More

Cheap voice overs will cost you more

Picture the scene: your production is finished. Sweet. Your entire team has grafted for weeks, months or even years. Pouring their heart and soul into a project. All you need now is one final element to mark its completion – the voice-over. It is all too common for costs to…

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Top Operating Systems and Editing Software for Voice Over

Top operating system and editing software for voice over

    Alex here, your trusty Voquent audio engineer. I will be talking about the operating systems and software requirements for setting up a professional home recording studio for voice over. I’ll also be picking out the top operating systems and editing software for your budget. Let’s dig in. There…

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Best Interfaces & Pre-amps for Voice-Over

Interfaces and pre-amps blog

As briefly touched upon in our wonderful, handsomely written blog about microphones – a digital interface is absolutely necessary for recording voice over on a computer. Before we delve in, a quick forewarning. Throughout this article we frequently use terms such as: gain output volume phantom power If you aren’t sure what…

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