A voice over actor just reads your script as well as possible, right? Of course, they will definitely do that. But a good voice over actor, thanks to their years of experience with countless scripts, can make your script stronger in all sorts of ways. We talked to Boet about this, one of our most experienced … Continued
In voice overs you sometimes hear disturbing clicks. Where do they actually come from? And more importantly: how do you prevent them?
During the Cannes Lions Festival it was announced that the advertising giant WPP would be going into partnership with iHeartMedia, one from the biggest audio companies in the United States. That means something. The race to see who will win the conversation with the client has also started in The Netherlands. We spoke to … Continued
At Voicebooking we, just like you, are after the very best result. Sometimes while you’re making your video you realise that the message and the images could hang together better. Maybe at this point you record the guide track yourself, using the microphone on your mobile or your laptop. We´ve developed something new… which allows … Continued
Mixing a voice over with music can be challenging. Sometimes the music is too loud and you can barely hear the voice over, sometimes it’s exactly the opposite. A problem that can be solved: with the help of the ‘side-chaining’ effect.
Starting today, things are gearing up in Cannes. The five day festival and award show offers the creative industry access to fantastic new ideas, breakthrough research and up-and-coming technologies. For a number of years the festival in Cannes has gone much further than advertising and communication alone. Research, innovation, impact, health and entertainment are also … Continued
You have a lovely voice, now you just need to do auditions to find work. Right? In this blog I’ll give you the answers to a number of frequently asked questions from voice talents who are just starting out. You’ve had this experience, no? You’re at a party and the sound of someone’s voice becomes … Continued
If you are looking for stock music you can find thousands of tracks on many stock music pages. But: Which track is the right one for your video? Here we explain why one piece of music works and the other one doesn’t.
Ukuleles are often used in web videos. But isn’t there a much better way to create the perfect mix of video footage, voice over, sound effects and music? Here’s how to pick music according to the AIDA model.
It’s a question to which there is no definitive answer: should a voice over actor have an opinion in the studio? As a voice over actor, your first reaction may be, YES! However, as a producer the same question may cause a frown. So, we consulted both parties. Asking ourselves: where will we find the … Continued
Do you understand the power of giving and receiving? Throughout history humankind has developed by sharing both food and skills. Today, it is just as important for every group of people to work together to reach collective goals. You can still make good use of the age old principle ‘one good turn deserves another’ if … Continued
Do you already use a voice assistant? At the beginning of March B. Amsterdam turned its focus squarely on Voice, with a range of experts sharing their vision for, and general outlook on, Voice Technology. Our Chief of Sound, Gijs, along with Audio Engineer, Max, were there to take care of the Emerce podcasts. Time … Continued