If you’ve ever produced a singer or voice actor with a sibilant S, here’s a quick fix you need in your extra essie life right now.
And so you can keep it on hand for your next run in with surplus ssssss, there’s a nifty downloadable at the end of this post.
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January 26 is Australia Day 🇦🇺
What better time to get schooled on how to speak Straylan?
Get your ears around this A-Z of Aussie-speak.
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Podcasting. Everyone’s doing it. Not everyone is doing it well—especially when it comes to podcast audio.
Nothing will make me hit those two vertical lines quicker than dodgy audio. S
hit mics, hiss, hum, echoey guests, generally sounding like it was recorded in a bucket.
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Studio equipment is hella expensive. Mics, preamps, acoustic treatments, headphones. You don’t want to take shortcuts with that stuff.
So it’s a feel-good time when you stumble across some nice-to-haves that cost next to nothing but will make #studiolife a bit more comfortable and productive.
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There’s nothing worse than a sneaky anonymous noise bomb exploding its bits all over your recording session. Gross.
Continue reading “Noise cancelling: an investigation”
All the buttons. All the gear. All the tech. All the more reason to mind your manners when entering the studio.
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I remember my first voice over demo. It was Y2K, astonishingly the world hadn’t ended, Justin and Britney were a thing, the shouty, over-excited announcer was the ‘it’ voice and being a radio announcer meant, by default, I was a qualified voice actor.
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I don’t need to explain that weddings are expensive and the worst for indecisive Librans like myself #somanydecisions. So when I got to voice this little explainer for the Canberra Wedding Festival, I knew I’d just stumbled across the perfect wedding solution. You’re welcome.
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Holy scam-watch Batman! It’s a
biff, pow, bam, zlonk to the face of old fashioned trickery in this explainer on how to avoid a scam.
feat. yours truly.
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