Posts tagged with “voiceover”

Portable voiceover studio — the foam box test

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009 | by matthew mcglynn

Is it possible to improve the sound of home voice recordings with scrap acoustic foam? Do you need to build an isolation booth in the wife’s shoe closet to get good vocal tracks? Yes and no, respectively. Check out our before and after audio samples.

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Voiceover Recording HOWTO

Sunday, August 3rd, 2008 | by matthew mcglynn

I’ve drawn deep from my literally dozens of minutes of experience recording voiceovers to present the following guidelines. If you’ve never recorded spoken word, this will help you avoid some common mistakes.

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Amateur Hour at the Vocal Booth

Thursday, July 24th, 2008 | by matthew mcglynn

Ever since high school, I’ve been told I have a good voice for radio. It always seemed like a neat if not immediately valuable asset: ok, so I’ve got that goin’ for me, which is nice. But then I get to wondering if there are any other dead technologies I’m particularly well suited for? Maybe […]

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