Category: Interviews

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! …

Interview with David Sonnenschein (Part 3)

May 17, 2013 by David Forshee in Interviews

Here is the final installment of our 3-part blog series coming from a conversation we had with author, sound designer, and lecturer David Sonnenschein about his latest project: 3 Deaf Mice. To learn more about 3 Deaf Mice visit http://www.3deafmice.com 3 Deaf Mice is based on David’s book “Sound Design: The …

Interview with David Sonnenschein (Part 2)

May 14, 2013 by David Forshee in Interviews

Here is part 2 of our blog series coming from a conversation we had with author, sound designer, and lecturer David Sonnenschein about his latest project: 3 Deaf Mice. To learn more about 3 Deaf Mice visit the project Kickstarter page at http://www.3deafmice.com 3 Deaf Mice is based on David’s book …

Interview with David Sonnenschein (Part 1)

April 26, 2013 by David Forshee in Interviews, Sound Design

Today we are beginning a series of blogs coming from a conversation we had with author, sound designer, and lecturer David Sonnenschein about his latest project: 3 Deaf Mice. To learn more about 3 Deaf Mice visit the project Kickstarter page at http://www.3deafmice.com 3 Deaf Mice is based on David’s …

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 …

Pro Sound Effects Interview: Cow Hammer Throw Composer Bob Bell

August 29, 2012 by Administrator in Contests, Interactive Media, Interviews, Sound Effects, Uncategorized

Today we highlight one of our favorite runners-up from last month’s PSE Animal Olympic Competition. Bob Bell’s “Cow Hammer” submission was a mixed bag of audio wizardry, dark humor and splat-tastic creativity. What is your background in, or relation to sound design & audio production? I suppose I’m what you’d call a …