Why tone of voice is important for voice overs
Having a nice voice is great and all, but the majority of the time, professional voice overs don’t make it where they are simply due to that alone. One thing that voice overs (especially beginners) struggle with is perfecting their tone of voice.
Women who voiced iconic male characters
Voice artists can come in all shapes and sizes, and much like Shakespearean classics back in the day, women can play a lot of male characters! But did you know some of your favourite male cartoon characters were voiced by women? It may be a bit of a surprise at first, but it’s actually a lot more common than you think.
Vocal warm ups for voice actors
One of the most overlooked things for up and coming voice overs is warming up your voice. You see, voice over artists aren’t just speaking effortlessly, they’re projecting their voice, conveying a specific tone, and going through countless takes to bring your voice over script to life.
The client is always right – stories from our voice over Benjamin
Being the voice of the main character in a popular game; recording in the most bizarre places; providing live commentary at an international trade fair: Voicebooking’s voice overs go through a lot. In The client is always right – stories from our voice-overs you get a glimpse into the life of a voice over (and maybe even your own). This time with our Swedish voice over Benjamin. Are you reading along?
Iconic voices: True Legends of the voice over world
Within the entertainment sphere, there is a group of voices that have truly left a mark on our hearts and culture. These legendary voices have voiced lovable characters, created unforgettable ad campaigns and iconic narrations. This post is going to explore some of the most iconic voice overs that have led memorable performances, and set a true standard for years to come.
The Future of Voice Over: Will AI Take Over?
Our voice over generator is being used by over twenty thousand people in the world. Monthly. This raises the question: Is artificial voice over going to take over the voiceover universe?
Different ways to use an AI voice over
Surely you’re already aware of the recent rise in the popularity of AI voices, especially when it comes to social media. Nowadays you can’t even scroll on your favourite app without hearing an AI voice narrating a post. Regardless of your stance on them, AI voices have proven to serve a great many purposes, depending on what you use them for. This post is going to break down some of the key ways you too can use an AI voice.
The client is always right – stories from our voice over Greg
Being the voice of the main character in a popular game; recording in the most bizarre places; providing live commentary at an international trade fair: Voicebooking's voice overs go through a lot. In The client is always right – stories from our voice-overs you get a glimpse into the life of a voice over (and maybe even your own). This time with our British voice over Greg. Are you reading along?
Vocal fry: what is it and how do voice-overs deploy it?
Have you ever heard of vocal fry? It is that typical creaky voice that is popular in some circles. Where does vocal fry actually come from. Is it something permanent? And is it harmful to the voice? In this blog, we dive deep into the throat, looking for the how and why of the phenomenon of vocal fry.
The client is always right – stories from our voice over Astrid
Want some real tips and tricks from a real Flemish voice over? Check out our interview with Astrid Demeure, one of our top voice overs from Belgium.