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The Pro Sound Effects Master Library

April, 16 2014 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, Uncategorized

We are psyched to release what we like to consider an EPIC video of our fully-updated and loaded 1.5 TB Pro Sound Effects Master Library! Here are a few new features and items of note: New Feature! Updated – based on user feedback, we’ve added over 20,000 new sound effects …

Hybrid Animal Sound Design Competition

March, 11 2014 by David Forshee in Contests, Uncategorized

Ever wonder what a snalrus sounds like?  (That’s a snail and a walrus…)  What about a Deagle? (Dog and Eagle)  Well now is your chance to find out! Name and sound design your own hybrid animal, then submit it to the Hybrid Animal Sound Design Competition.  Over $6,000 in prizes from Pro Sound …

The Rare Animal Sound Effects Alphabet Video + Library (get $100 off through 3/31!)

February, 18 2014 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, Uncategorized

Krump the Pro Sound Effects Clown re-teaches you and your kids the Alphabet using rare animal sounds from the Rare Animals Sound Effects library! Yes, it’s the Rare Animals Sounds Alphabet – fun for you and the entire family! And when you need some privacy (i.e. to work on your …

The Expansion 1 Reviews Are In!

January, 28 2014 by David Forshee in Hybrid Library, Uncategorized

Since the curation of the sounds in Expansion 1 was based on surveys of Hybrid Library owners, we are very happy to get positive feedback from the Hybrid Library community! Here are a few notes we’ve received from current Hybrid Library owners that purchased Expansion 1: “Got the new Hybrid Expansion 1 – …

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

January, 22 2014 by David Forshee in Designing Sound, Uncategorized

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 …

Hybrid Library Video

December, 24 2013 by David Forshee in Hybrid Library, Uncategorized

We recently put together a video to highlight some of the features of the PSE Hybrid Library for Freelance Sound Designers.  This roughly two minute video will give you a nice overview of why we created the Hybrid Library and give you an idea of the quality of the sounds …

MPSE Golden Reel Winner Ken Skoglund Reviews Hybrid Library

December, 4 2013 by David Forshee in Hybrid Library, Uncategorized

Ken Skoglund of Sound Control SE, just got a Hybrid Library for his assistant and sent us a review of the library.  Ken recently won a MPSE Golden Reel for his sound design on Fire With Fire (Bruce Willis, Rosario Dawson, Josh Duhamel).  Thanks Ken! “I just got the Hybrid Library from Pro Sound …

NYTimes: The Secrets of a Bee’s Buzz

July, 30 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, Uncategorized

The New York Times published an article recently discussing the importance attributed to the “acoustic feat” of buzzing.  Who would have thought that this little sound we so often take for granted would be so important! Read the full article on nytimes.com This sound is from the BBC Nature Sound …

Detroit Chop Shop Season 4: Video Diary – Trailer

July, 23 2013 by David Forshee in Blastwave FX, Uncategorized

Our friends at Blastwave FX and the Detroit Chop Shop are at it again!  Check out this hilarious trailer for Season 4 of the Detroit Chop Shop: Video Diary.

Sound Effects for Audiobooks and eBooks

July, 2 2013 by David Forshee in Interactive Media, Uncategorized

The New York Times posted this article and video about actors finding steady work in the ever-growing audiobook industry: Actors Today Don’t Just Read for the Part. Reading IS the Part. Audiobooks and enhanced eBooks are also becoming a great platform for sound effects and composition.  At Pro Sound Effects, …