Category: Interviews

How Michael O’Connor Works

March 19, 2015 by Andrew Emge in How I Work, Interviews

The Pro Sound Effects How I Work series (inspired by Lifehacker) asks Hybrid Library owners what inspires them and what tools and routines help them get work done from day to day. This interview is How I Work #4 – see the link below for other interviews in the series. Name: Michael William O’Connor Occupation: …

How Andrew Lackey of Wabi Sabi Sound Works

January 12, 2015 by Andrew Emge in How I Work, Interviews

The Pro Sound Effects How I Work series (inspired by Lifehacker) asks Hybrid Library owners what inspires them and what tools and routines help them get work done from day to day. This interview is How I Work #3 – see the link below for other interviews in the series. Name: Andrew Lackey Occupation: Sound …

How Will Morton of Solid Audioworks Works

December 17, 2014 by Andrew Emge in How I Work, Interviews

The Pro Sound Effects How I Work series (inspired by Lifehacker) asks Hybrid Library owners what inspires them and what tools and routines help them get work done from day to day. This interview is How I Work #2 – see below for other interviews in the series. Name: Will Morton Occupation: Game Sound Designer Location: Scotland, …

How Matt Piersall of GL33k Works

December 3, 2014 by David Forshee in How I Work, Interviews

The Pro Sound Effects How I Work series (inspired by Lifehacker) asks Hybrid Library owners what inspires them and what tools and routines help them get work done from day to day. This interview is How I Work #1 – see below for other interviews in the series. Name: Matt Piersall Occupation: Game …

How This Brooklyn Sound Designer Is Making It in Indie Film

November 17, 2014 by David Forshee in Interviews, Sound Design

Sound Design Spotlight interview featuring Ryan Billia from Rumble Audio (Brooklyn, NY) Pro Sound Effects spent a day with indie film sound designer, Ryan Billia, to capture the creative spirit of storytelling through sound design and technology. In this video, Ryan: Shows us his one-stop audio post facility Rumble Audio in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, …

PSE Interview: SoundBits (Audio)

November 14, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Interviews

DRUM ROLL PLEASE… Introducing the newest addition to the Pro Sound Effects Library: SoundBits! Take a few minutes to get to know the man behind the superb and prolific (5 collections released since September!) SoundBits catalog – sound designer Saro Sahihi. In this Introduction, Saro talks about what SoundBits is all about, …

Avid Blogs Features Pro Sound Effects

August 15, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Interviews

Avid Blogs spoke with Pro Sound Effects Founder & President Douglas Price for their featured post today. The article details PSE origins as well as current offers, operations, and innovations. “How do you go from concept to creation in the most efficient and imaginative way possible? That’s the lightbulb moment Douglas …

PSE-Partner Stephan Schütze on Recording Vehicle Sound Effects

July 18, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Interviews, Sound Librarian, Sound Recording

Designing Sound yesteday featured our Aussie mate, Pro Sound Effects Content Partner and game sound design expert Stephan Schütze with a Guest Contribution article detailing his many approaches to recording vehicle sound effects. He takes a more conceptual approach to capturing good vehicle sounds as opposed to focusing too much …

Designing Sound Discussion Group – SFX and Freelancing in the Games Industry

January 22, 2014 by David Forshee in Game Audio, Interviews

PSE Founder Douglas Price will be joining a panel discussion hosted by DesigningSound.org‘s Shaun Farley to discuss sound effects and freelancing in the games industry.  Be sure to tune in to Designing Sound’s Google+ page for the live feed.  The discussion is taking place on Saturday, February 1st at 4PM …

SoundEffects.com Interview with PSE Founder and President Douglas Price

August 6, 2013 by David Forshee in Interviews

Pro Sound Effects is currently the featured webstore on SoundEffects.com, the free e-zine for the sound effects industry.  The feature includes an interview with the Pro Sound Effects Founder and President Douglas Price as well as an interview with sound effects Producer Ric Viers of Blastwave FX. Check it out! …