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New Video: Hybrid Library

December 15, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library

We just released a video highlighting new features of the Hybrid Library – check it out below! Sound professionals worldwide rely on the Hybrid Sound Effects Library to design the sound behind our favorite films, TV shows, games and beyond. Independent reviews show unparalleled search breadth, depth, feature set and lifetime …

How Andrew Tracy of One Thousand Birds Works

December 9, 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 #7 – see link at the bottom of the post for other interviews in the series. Name: Andrew …

New Features Added to the Hybrid Library

December 1, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library

Since its introduction in 2012, the Pro Sound Effects Hybrid Library has evolved to become the best value, most/best reviewed general library out there, used in some of our favorite TV shows, movies, and games. This year, we developed new features along with user feedback to continually deliver even more value to …

Why Indie Media Creators Are Joining the Freelancer Program

November 23, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Freelancer Program

We at Pro Sound Effects know what it’s like to be the underdog – to need a leg-up to compete in today’s world. That’s why we developed the Freelancer Program to support independent sound professionals with savings on sound libraries & design software year-round. Application is free, but open enrollment ends December …

How Allison Casey of Gramercy Post Works

November 18, 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 #6 – see link at the bottom of the post for other interviews in the series. Name: Allison …

Introducing the Freelancer Program with Open Enrollment Through December

November 5, 2015 by Andrew Emge in New Features

Freelancers can save up to 60% on libraries & software year-round. Are you a freelance sound editor, video editor, sound designer, or game developer? Apply now for the Freelancer Program – created to support independent media producers worldwide! Members get year-round access to savings of up to 60% on what we consider to be the …

Pro Sound Effects at GameSoundCon 2015

November 2, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Trade Shows

Team PSE is once again a proud sponsor of GameSoundCon! If you’re a sound designer, composer, or in any way interested in game audio, GameSoundCon is an excellent opportunity to learn about the latest tools and meet professionals in the field! The 2-day conference takes place November 3-4 at the Millenium Biltmore …

PSE Client Spotlight: Foothill College

October 29, 2015 by Jeremy Siegel in Audio Education, Client Spotlight, Sound Effects Licensing

Every sound effects user is different. The PSE Client Spotlight Series provides examples of how Pro Sound Effects works with individual clients to provide customized, multi-faceted sound effects solutions based on their unique circumstances. This installment of the Client Spotlight Series again features one of our premiere education clients, and longtime …

Telephony Collection: A Century of Phone Sound Effects

October 27, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Library Releases

New sound effects library offers over 100 years of telephone history   …hello? Pro Sound Effects has just released a new library: the Telephony Collection! Recorded on location at the Telstra Museum in Australia by Stephan Schütze of Sound Librarian, the Telephony Collection contains over 1,500 sound effects (2.6GB) of more than …

Halloween Haunted House App Unleashed by PSE

October 23, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Halloween

Build custom horror soundscapes in real time to spook friends and visitors. Behold: a new smartphone app to strike fear into the hearts of Halloween trick or treaters worldwide… Created in conjunction with Mapletone and Ken Skoglund of Sound Control SE, Halloween Haunted House puts the power of DIY sonic terror …