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The Sound Architect Reviews the Hybrid Library

September 8, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library, Library Reviews

“I find it hard to believe that any sound effects provider will be able to beat the Hybrid Library on sheer value for money!” A review of the Pro Sound Effects Hybrid Library was recently featured on The Sound Architect, an audio resource dedicated to sharing the knowledge of industry professionals and anyone …

Creating the Sound of Madden NFL 17 with Solid Audioworks

August 30, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Game Audio

Solid Audioworks recently announced that, for the past year, they joined forces with the audio team at EA Sports to create the sound for Madden NFL 17. Watch the video above to learn how Will Morton & Craig Conner approached recording and mixing the game audio to achieve an exciting and immersive blend of broadcast sports, Hollywood, and …

Pro Sound Effects Sponsors GameSoundCon 2016

August 25, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Trade Shows

Register with our sponsor code PROSNDGSC for 15% off! GameSoundCon, the premier conference for video game music and sound design, takes places this year on September 27-28 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. Pro Sound Effects is sponsoring GameSoundCon for the third consecutive year! Stop by the PSE booth for a demo, or …

VR Audio Interview Featured on Designing Sound

August 9, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Interviews

Virtual reality is a new frontier for audio and sound design. The industry is buzzing with potential and new technology, though many elements have yet to be figured out. Travis Fodor is an audio engineer, editor and sound designer who has worked with a variety of VR startups and 360 …

Chicago Ambisonics Library with Virtual Mic Software Provides Endless Control

August 4, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Library Releases

Urban ambience recordings with sound effects software offer sound editors unparalleled flexibility and realism. The latest library from Pro Sound Effects – Chicago Ambisonics – is available now! Featuring over 3 hours (14GB) of immersive city ambiences in B-format, the Chicago Ambisonics library includes software allowing sound editors and mixers to point “virtual microphones” in …

PSE featured in Designing Sound interview series

June 24, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Interviews

Hear from Team PSE in the latest installment of the “Pushing the Boundary – Your Stories: SFX Creators” series on Designing Sound. Keeping in line with their monthly theme of Pushing The Boundary, Designing Sound asked Pro Sound Effects how we’ve pushed the boundaries in recording, designing, and selling sound effects. We discuss the creation and …

Freelancer Program now open for year-round enrollment

June 16, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Freelancer Program

Freelance media creators save up to 60% on libraries & software – Freelancer? Independent? Doing it your way? Then we have good news for you. Enrollment for the Pro Sound Effects Freelancer Program is now open year-round! Any sound designer, sound editor, audio engineer or media creator can apply for free. …

PSE Sponsors BCPC Post-NAB Party in NYC

May 18, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Events and Parties

The Blue Collar Post Collective (BCPC) is an accessible and focused grassroots initiative, supporting emerging talent in post production. Having exhibited at NAB 2016 last month, we were more than pleased to sponsor the BCPC’s Post-NAB Party in NYC! We also strive to support the underdogs of the post production world (see: Freelancer Program), …

Post Magazine Reviews NYC Ambisonics Sound Effects Library

May 16, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews

Produced and recorded by Pro Sound Effects, NYC Ambisonics is a sound effects library of New York City ambiences bundled with SurroundZone2 software. The Ambisonics format allows sound editors and mixers to tweak “virtual microphones” in real time with bundled software from TSL Products. This means the recordings can be decoded to mono, stereo, 5.1, …

NAB Show 2016 Wrap-Up

April 25, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Trade Shows

Team PSE has returned from a week in Las Vegas attending Avid Connect and exhibiting at the NAB Show – With our infamous PSE shades once again flooding the show floors, it was amazing to meet so many new media creators, put faces to familiar names, connect with partners and clients, and reunite with …