Category: Sound Effects

PSE Audio Olympic Competition: A Winner, and Runners-Up

August, 21 2012 by Administrator in Contests, Sound Design, Sound Effects

Yesterday we took to Facebook to announce the winner of our Audio Olympic Competition, which yielded a couple handfuls of very creative audio compositions. We’ll have more from our winner, Saro Sahihi of SoundBits, right here on the PSE Blog. But for now, we’d like to highlight some of the close …

Pro Sound Effects Audio Olympic Competition Heats Up: Highlights from the contest on Facebook

August, 10 2012 by Administrator in Free Sounds, Interactive Media, Sound Design, Sound Effects

Bear vs. Elephant by Bkorns4 We’ve seen some exciting entries to the Audio Olympic Competition so far! Take a listen to a few more highlights below, get the scoop on the rules of the contest

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 …

Pro Sound Effects in the Classroom: Video From Campus Technology Conference 2012

August, 8 2012 by Administrator in Sound Effects, Sound Effects Licensing, Trade Shows, Uncategorized

Here’s a brief highlight reel from the PSE / Killer Tracks booth at last month’s Campus Technology Conference, in Boston. You can read more about our exhibiting here.

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 …

Announcing: The Pro Sound Effects Audio Olympic Competition

August, 3 2012 by Administrator in Contests, Events and Parties, Free Sounds, Interactive Media, Sound Design, Sound Effects

Yesterday, PSE announced its own sound effects Audio Olympic Competition. Get a look at the details of the competition, and show us what you’ve got over on our Facebook.   PSE Audio Olympic Competition

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,

Sound Effects in the Classroom: PSE at Campus Technology Conference 2012

July, 20 2012 by Administrator in Events and Parties, Interactive Media, Library Reviews, Sound Effects, Sound Effects Licensing, Trade Shows, Uncategorized

Sound effects and audio libraries have traditionally been an overlooked aspect of higher education. That’s something Pro Sound Effects was looking to change at this year’s  Campus Technology Conference in Boston; PSE exhibited exhibited our Online Library, currently used by Texas A&M and Elon University, among others, and PSE President Douglas Price presented a poster session exploring the applications of …

World Listening Day 2012: Pro Sound Effects Celebrates at Campus Technology 2012

July, 18 2012 by Administrator in Events and Parties, Free Sounds, Interactive Media, Sound Effects, Trade Shows

Today is Wednesday, July 18ty. That means that the PSE team is spending its final day at this year’s Campus Technology Conference in Boston’s Seaport World Trade Center. But today also marks World Listening Day— in Boston and everywhere else. World Listening Day calls attention to our sonic environment, or soundscape. It’s a …

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 http://www.prosoundeffects.com/ that demos the Pro Sound Effects Store, shows where to grab individual downloads, and explains our licensing solutions and custom services and consultation.