Interested in building a successful voiceover career? These 4 tips will help you understand the different approaches to take to different script styles.
One of the most important ingredients to building a successful voiceover career is ‘sounding authentic’. But how do you sound authentic, when you’re just pretending? Interesting question. Here are some tips that will help you make the grade.
Tricks of the Voice Over Trade How to teach an old dog new tricks! You may have been in voice over for years and have successfully carved out a niche. You could be in “start-up mode” wondering where you’ll fit in. Or you might be booking voice over work and wondering how to add more. […]
Converting a sometimes clumsily written voice over script, into a meaningful communication needs a solid understanding of the difference between word on the page and those we speak. Here’s some guidance!
Every Voice Over script has a story to tell. And if you want regular work as a voice actor, you must keep developing your story telling skills. If you’re a regular reader of my blogs, you’ll know there are many different scripts, written in different styles. But the one thing all voice over scripts have […]
If you’ve ever listened to your work and thought, “something’s just not quite right”, you’re not alone. It takes skill to convert the language in scripts. So here are some things you need to know that will turn, ‘not quite right’ into, ‘I like that’!
All voiceover scripts inform us of something but sometimes scripts are full of information and information-loaded scripts can be some of the most challenging to voice. But here are some techniques I use for getting through information-loaded scripts.
Voice actors are often faced with scripts that are running to long. Finding ways to edit the language, so the advertisers message isn’t lost, is not that hard when you know what to do.
To become successful in voice over, you need to understand how to look at each script differently and create variation in your reads. Here are some tips for doing just that.
Getting acquainted with the two fundamental skills for voice acting is essential before you leap. Build those skills first. Do your research. And then leap!