Author: PSE

Referee Whistle Sound for NFL Fans

September 5, 2012 by PSE in Sound Of The Day

Before the 1961 season, NFL players were expected to be two-way players—that’s offense AND defense! That’s pretty tough. But then again, before 1906 (when President Teddy Roosevelt had to convince universities to change the rules of American Football) gang tackling was still allowed, forward passing was illegal, and the distance …

Wolf Pack Howl for Lonely People

August 30, 2012 by PSE in Sound Of The Day

Did you know? Wolves howl to assemble the pack before and after hunts, to pass on an alarm, to locate each other during a storm or unfamiliar territory and to communicate across great distances. Download FREE wolf pack howl sound mp3 (personal use only) Buy full-resolution .wav (commercial license) This …

New Video Tutorial of Pro Sound Effects Online Library

April 20, 2012 by PSE in Interviews, Sound Effects

In case you weren’t already aware, Pro Sound Effects Online  library has over 115,000 of its sound effects  for you to peruse and demo. If you’d like a brief overview to see how it works, be sure to check out our new how-to video—and get cracking! online library here

Glyph Announces New Sound Effects Hard Drive

April 13, 2012 by PSE in Sound Effects

Our friends at Glyph recently announced the sleek new GPT50, a redesign of their GT050Q sound effects hard drive. The differences you ask? The GPT50 is smaller, with more environmentally-friendly packaging and a top-notch internal power supply that’ll save some outlet space. There’s even an intelligent power switch to protect …

5 Keys for Using Sound Effects to Improve Sound Design – Part 5

March 27, 2012 by PSE in Blastwave FX, Sound Design

By David Sonnenschein, author Sound Design: The Expressive Power of Music, Voice and Sound Effects in Cinema. Tune into David’s upcoming Webinar Series on April 3rd, co-hosted with our own Ric Viers. It’s the latest in their “Secrets for Great Film Sound” series – visit Sound Design for Pros for …

How to Design An Audio Logo For Pro Sound Effects

March 15, 2012 by PSE in Contests, Sound Design

PSE is teaming with AudioDraft to bring forward a fresh opportunity for sound designers. To illustrate how AudioDraft harnesses prize-based crowd-sourcing to tailor the best-suited audio to original video clips, we are offering the chance to design a audio logo for PSE’s exciting new motion-graphic logo. The contest was recently …

PSE at GDC (Game Developers Conference)

March 2, 2012 by PSE in Events and Parties, Trade Shows

Next Monday, March 5th, some 20,000 gaming-industry insiders will descend on San Francisco’s Moscone Center for the Game Developers Conference, or GDC. As gaming expos go, it doesn’t get any bigger than the GDC: an international attraction for multi-platform game designers, producers, artists, programmers and (our favorites) audio professionals. Which …

5 Keys for Using Sound Effects to Improve Sound Design – Part 4

February 14, 2012 by PSE in Sound Design

By David Sonnenschein, author Sound Design: The Expressive Power of Music, Voice and Sound Effects in Cinema.  Tune into David’s new Webinar Series, beginning Tuesday, February 14th – visit Sound Design for Pros for registration details! Key 4:  Sound can help express the emotional subtext Adjectives and adverbs give flavor …

3 Keys to Success for Interactive Sound Design and Mobile Sound Effects

July 26, 2011 by PSE in Interactive Media, Sound Effects

Interactive and mobile technology is paving the way for the future, both in terms of how information is consumed, and how the products that we use to consume information are produced.  And in order to make cutting edge apps, whether it’s for iPad, iPhone, Android, or one of the various …