What Do Most Voice Over Artists Use To Record From Home?

July 21st, 2011 by Chris M. 
Some people build elaborate studios inside their homes to do their voice over recordings. They spend thousands of dollars for top quality equipment and have enough work to justify it. Most voice over artists do not have enough income flowing in to justify that kind of expense, so what kind of equipment do most voice over artists use to do their home recordings? This is not one of those blog posts that...

Don LaFontaine Voice Over Lab Lecture: Tuesday, September 7th

September 6th, 2010 by  
Stewart Wilson-Turner On Tuesday, September 7th, 7pm PST, I will be giving a lecture for the Don LaFontaine Voice-over Lab titled New Technologies: Pros and Cons in today’s VO Business.  For more information, click here. For anyone outside of Los Angeles or unable to attend, The SAG Foundation will be streaming the event live.  Click here to access the LiveStream link from the website. You...

Gary Vaynerchuk talks Personal Branding & Social Media Strategies on CNN

March 24th, 2010 by Tracy Pattin 
In keeping with this week’s theme of Social Media strategies for the voice actor and other entrepreneurs, watch this CNN interview with internet sensation Gary Vaynerchuk. He discusses the opportunities and the importance of personal branding online. He has made millions building his brand through his unconventional web TV show, Wine Library.TV. The result? A seven figure book deal for a series...

Podcast-New Media / Social Media Strategies for Voice Actors

March 16th, 2010 by Tracy Pattin 
Douglas E. Welch is a New Media/Social Media Consultant and pioneer podcaster. His early work in the theater prepared him well for a life of speaking and teaching about technology, computers and New Media and the amazing benefits they bring into our lives. Douglas spent 5 years at Walt Disney Imagineering, but eventually struck out on his own and has been working as a freelance consultant for almost...

Why Brands Should Embrace Technological Change

January 24th, 2010 by  
Avi Dan (President-CEO of Avidan Strategies) has an insightful article in the January 25th edition of AdAge in regards to the onslaught of technology that our industry faces and a CMO’s attitude towards it. “The problem CMOs face with mastering technology, and with the internet, is very simple: There is so much going on simultaneously and things change so quickly that no one, absolutely...