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NAB 2016 Giveaway: Hybrid Sound Effects Library + iZotope RX 5 Audio Editor

NAB 2016 Giveaway: Hybrid Sound Effects Library + iZotope RX 5 Audio Editor

March 23, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Trade Shows

Attending NAB 2016? Visit PSE at Booth# SL8330 and enter to win a Hybrid Sound Effects Library bundled with iZotope RX 5 software! I repeat… Stop by the Pro Sound Effects booth and enter our raffle for the chance to win a PSE Hybrid Library on hard drive – our best value, most reviewed general sound effects …

EA DICE sound designers discuss sounds of Star Wars Battlefront

EA DICE sound designers discuss sounds of Star Wars Battlefront

March 9, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Game Audio

Last month, PSE-Client EA DICE posted the first installment of Sounds of Star Wars Battlefront – a new blog series in which the sound design team shares stories behind some of their favorite sounds in the game, Star Wars Battlefront. Part I of the series features sound designer, David Jegutidse, discussing the …

Pro Sound Effects Exhibiting at NAB Show 2016

Pro Sound Effects Exhibiting at NAB Show 2016

February 10, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Trade Shows

Team PSE is stoked to once again be exhibiting at the NAB Show in Las Vegas! Interested in attending? Register here for free using our Guest Pass Code LV4948 to obtain a complimentary Exhibits Pass ($150 value). Then from April 18-21 you can find us at Booth# SL8330 in the South Lower Hall of the LVCC. We’ll be raffling …

Randi Altman’s postPerspective Reviews NYC Ambisonics Sound Effects Library

Randi Altman’s postPerspective Reviews NYC Ambisonics Sound Effects Library

February 8, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews

Produced and recorded by Pro Sound Effects, NYC Ambisonics is a sound effects library of New York City ambiences recorded with a SoundField microphone. The Ambisonics format allows sound editors and mixers to tweak “virtual microphones” in real time with bundled software from TSL Products. This means the recordings can be decoded to …

Hybrid Owner Explores Touch & Motion Controls in Sound Design

Hybrid Owner Explores Touch & Motion Controls in Sound Design

January 27, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Sound Design

Inspired by how different workflows can influence the end result… post audio engineer and Hybrid Library owner, Justin Spasevski, decided to take a close look at a variety of touch and motion controls available to sound designers. “Given recent technological advancements in capacitive touch screens and consumer level motion sensors, I have found …

PSE-Sponsored L.A. Post Fest Still Accepting Entries

PSE-Sponsored L.A. Post Fest Still Accepting Entries

January 12, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Contests

We are stoked to be sponsoring the first annual L.A. Post Fest – a new and innovative editing competition from the Los Angeles Post Production Group (LAPPG)! L.A. Post Fest is a unique editing competition, utilizing footage from a professionally shot 4K Hollywood short film (entitled ‘Protocol’), and digital assets provided by festival …

Hybrid Library Sale Ends December 31

Hybrid Library Sale Ends December 31

December 18, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library

‘Tis the season for the annual Pro Sound Effects Hybrid Library sale… …and less than two weeks remain to get the Hybrid Library for $1500 (reg. $3495)! Representing over $10,000 in value, the Hybrid Library is a massive general sound effects library designed to be the core of your sonic …

New Video: Hybrid Library

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

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

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 …