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’!
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!
One of the things I love about voiceover is that I never know what I’ll be reading. One thing I do know is, scripts are structured differently. Knowing how and why, can help you work out the best way to approach it.
A New Year is upon us. We’re feeling refreshed, re-energized, optimistic and ready for a cracker of a year. And if you’ve been giving your career some attention
then you may have some ideas about where you need to put the focus. Here are a few suggestions that might help it along.
Audio book narration is growing globally and we all love the idea of it…but there are skills involved. I want to share some techniques and tips that’ll help your book narration auditions and jobs move to the top of the favourites list.
Voice2014 Convention – Anaheim, USA Here I am with Aric Shuford, who runs the SAG/AFTRA ‘Don LaFontiane Voice Over Lab, the fabulous Tess Masters, LA based Aussie Voice Actor and author of ‘The Blender Girl’ and Scott Brick, husband of Tess, voice actor and top US Audio Book Narrator. I took the plunge and got myself over to LA for this […]
The latest trend in voice over is coming from the growth in online video. Voice actors with skills in this area need to understand what’s out there, so they can position themselves to get some of this work. Here’s how!
Did you start this year with a list of goals for your voice over career? How’s it going? Right, I hear you. Sometimes, life just gets in the way! Here are some things to do, to get you back on track.
As a voice over actor, your voice is your number one tool. Never take it for granted. Whether you’ve been gifted with a golden voice, a voice of honey or are a natural voice actor, you need to take care of this precious instrument!
Finding the right energy for approaching whatever voice over script you’re handed is crucial. Here’s why! Plus a couple of techniques to try out next time someone wants you to energise the script!