Category: How-To

David Sonnenschein & Ric Viers Kick Off Webinar Series: Secrets For Great Film Sound

October 1, 2012 by PSE in Blastwave FX, Events and Parties, How-To, Interactive Media, Sound Effects

Starting today, David Sonnenschein and Blastwave FX’s Ric Viers are launching a six-part webinar series entitled SECRETS FOR GREAT FILM SOUND. The lectures are set to address specific challenges in audio recording, editing, and design. The program will also include raffle prizes along the way—like a tascam DR-40 handheld 4-track recorder, and an …

Tom Fleischman Talks Old School Sound Effect Libraries

September 21, 2012 by PSE in Audio Branding, Events and Parties, How-To, Interactive Media, Interviews, Sound Design, Sound Effects

Last night I attended “Music and Audio for Film,” a panel discussion held in the NYC SOHO Apple Store featuring Academy Award Winner (most recently for Hugo) Tom Fleischman. I came across a podcast Tom partook in with Hollywood-based 123 Film Easy. He spends some time discussing his entry into the sound-for-film …

Season 3 of Blastwave FX’s Detroit Chop Shop Series

August 8, 2012 by Administrator in Blastwave FX, How-To, Interactive Media, Interviews, Sound Design, Sound Effects, Uncategorized

Zombie Mayhem: Recording at the Chop Shop   Every week, our friends over at Blastwave FX offer up a new installment of their Detroit Chop Shop Series. If you’ve been missing out on Season 3, the series follows Ric Viers and his Blastwave interns, starting with the recording of this summer’s Zombie …

Behind the Aviation Collection: Stephan Schutze on Airplanes and Field Recording

August 6, 2012 by Administrator in How-To, Interviews, Sound Design, Sound Effects, Sound Librarian, Uncategorized

With “A Week Chasing Planes,” DesigningSound provides an in-depth look at the field recording expertise of Foundation and Aviation Collection creator Stephan Schütze. Written by Schütze himself, the extended feature chronicles his time spent recording sound effects for the Aviation Collection at airforce museums in Australia last summer. It’s (literally) a page out of the book of the audio …

Sound Design for iOS and Games: Soundrangers Co-Founder On the Best Bang for Your Buck

July 23, 2012 by Administrator in How-To, Interactive Media, Sound Design, Sound Effects

Post Magazine posted a comprehensive feature this month exploring a handful of innovative implementations of new media. One example highlights Barry Dowsett, sound designer and co-founder of Soundrangers, and his sound design for iOS game: Pocket Potions. Dowsett discusses how and where bandwidth can breed more creativity within audio design,

Subscribe To Pro Sound Effects on YouTube

July 12, 2012 by Administrator in How-To, Interactive Media, Sound Effects, Uncategorized

  Subscribe to the Pro Sound Effects on YouTube for inside looks at the PSE team and video tutorials like this one: a tour through that demos the Pro Sound Effects Store, shows where to grab individual downloads, and explains our licensing solutions and custom services and consultation.

The Pro Sound Effects Store vs. The Online Library: What’s Best For You?

June 26, 2012 by Administrator in How-To, Interactive Media, Lists, Sound Effects, Sound Librarian

This post provides an overview of the two options for searching and harnessing the PSE Master Library: the PSE Store, where catalogs and collections can be purchased, and our Online Library, offering individual downloads.   Have you created an account on the Pro Sound Effects homepage, only to be asked to …