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What’s New in the Hybrid Library 2017

What’s New in the Hybrid Library 2017

December 22, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library, New Features

This year the Hybrid Library saw a significant update, and we are excited to share more about the latest features of the “The Sound Designer’s Secret Weapon.” We designed the Hybrid Library to be your go-to general sound effects library for daily use – a reliable source of creative fuel …

How Justin Hollis Works: Sound Designer at Hexany Audio

How Justin Hollis Works: Sound Designer at Hexany Audio

December 20, 2016 by Andrew Emge in How I Work, Hybrid Library, Interviews

The Pro Sound Effects ‘How I Work’ series (inspired by Lifehacker) asks Hybrid Library users what inspires them and what tools and routines help them get work done from day to day. We recently had the chance to catch up with Hexany Audio, a Los Angeles-based audio team specializing in original music and sound for games, …

Refer a Friend to the Freelancer Progam, Get Free Downloads

Refer a Friend to the Freelancer Progam, Get Free Downloads

December 7, 2016 by PSE in Freelancer Program

Know any freelance media creators? Tell them about the Pro Sound Effects Freelancer Program! – If they apply before December 31, 2016 and provide your email address or Twitter handle in the Partner Priority Code field, we’ll send you a code for a 10 free downloads ($50 value) from our Online Library! If they purchase the Hybrid Library (60% …

Post Magazine Reviews the Hybrid Library 2017

Post Magazine Reviews the Hybrid Library 2017

December 1, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library, Library Reviews

Post Magazine recently published a review of the new Hybrid Library 2017 – written by freelance sound designer and re-recording mixer, Adrian Ferry. “The Hybrid 2017 is the most thorough cross-sectional library that I have used in 18 years of work in the film & television industry.” “It obviously paid …

Introducing Hybrid Library 2017: New Features with Limited Sale for Freelancers

Introducing Hybrid Library 2017: New Features with Limited Sale for Freelancers

November 22, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library, Library Releases

New version of “The Sound Designer’s Secret Weapon” is available now at 60% off for the first 150 Freelancers applicants through December 31st Hybrid Library 2017 – the latest edition of our best overall value, #1 reviewed general sound effects library – was designed to enable media creators to tell the best story …

Freelancer Program Upgraded with New Libraries & Software

Freelancer Program Upgraded with New Libraries & Software

November 2, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Freelancer Program

Apply now to save up to 60% off industry-leading audio tools We created the Pro Sound Effects Freelancer Program to support independent media creators with affordable access to the most useful and creative audio tools on the market. Any freelance sound designer, sound editor, video editor, audio engineer, game developer …

Interview with Masato Ushijima, Recordist of Tokyo Ambisonics

Interview with Masato Ushijima, Recordist of Tokyo Ambisonics

October 27, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Interviews

Tokyo Ambisonics lets users control perspective of pristine urban atmospheres in real-time with “virtual mic” software. Download the free sampler to try it out! We spoke with Tokyo Ambisonics recordist, Masato Ushijima, about the recording process, his audio background, thoughts on the Ambisonics format & more. PSE: Hi Masato! Can you share a …

Pro Sound Effects Sponsors 72 Film Fest

Pro Sound Effects Sponsors 72 Film Fest

October 20, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Awards

The winner of the Best Sound Award received 50 downloads for the Pro Sound Effects Online Library ($250 value). The 72 Film Fest is an annual time-based film competition where teams have 72 hours to make a movie. Based just outside the DC/Baltimore metropolitan area, 72 Film Fest inspires and challenges …

Tokyo Ambisonics Library: Use software to spatialize urban atmospheres

Tokyo Ambisonics Library: Use software to spatialize urban atmospheres

October 18, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Library Releases

Immersive recordings with “virtual mic” software enhance 3D audio workflow for sound editors. Tokyo Ambisonics – the newest library from Pro Sound Effects – is available now! Grab it at 30% off through the end of November, or download the free sampler to try it out first. Featuring 3.5+ hours (22GB) …

GameSoundCon 2016 Wrap-Up

GameSoundCon 2016 Wrap-Up

October 6, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Trade Shows

Team PSE had a great ol’ time sponsoring and exhibiting at GameSoundCon 2016! Thanks to everyone who stopped by our table, and congrats to David Weaver for winning the Hybrid Library giveaway. Check out some pictures from GSC and other LA excursions: Follow PSE on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn to keep up with …