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Beau Borders Is Not Your Average Film Mixer

December 11, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Video

Nor is he a typical PSE client! Sure, Beau Borders is a successful feature film mixer and sound editor (IMDb). But he also happens to be a professional racecar driver. Yes, you read that correctly. Beau is a Sound Mixing Academy Award nominee for his work on Lone Survivor. He has collaborated on …

How Matt Piersall of Gl33k Works

December 3, 2014 by David Forshee 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 #1 – see below for other interviews in the series. Name: Matt Piersall Occupation: Game …

Pro Sound Effects Expansion 2 Library

December 2, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Sound Effects

62 GB of Ambiences, Impulse Responses and Production Elements The Pro Sound Effects team would like to take a minute to highlight a recent new release: the Expansion 2 library – 2,721 royalty-free sound effects (62 GB) of indoor & outdoor ambiences, impulse responses, new production elements, and sports recordings. Developed with user …

How This Brooklyn Sound Designer Is Making It in Indie Film

November 17, 2014 by David Forshee in Sound Design

Pro Sound Effects is proud to announce our first Sound Design Spotlight interview featuring Ryan Billia from Rumble Audio in Brooklyn, NY. In this video, Ryan: Shows us his one-stop audio post facility in East Williamsburg Details his particular approach to sound design and the creative process Describes how he …

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, …

NEW VIDEO: Hybrid Library + Expansion Program

November 7, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library

In case you missed it, we debuted a new video for the release of this year’s Pro Sound Effects Hybrid Library + Expansion Program in the previous post. Give it a watch – and if you already have, give it another! The video sheds light on our ideology behind creating …

Pro Sound Effects Releases Enhanced Hybrid Library + Expansion Program for Freelance Sound Designers

November 3, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Hybrid Library

100 Hybrid Library Units Available for Freelance Sound Designers through December 31, 2014. Attention freelancers! The Pro Sound Effects® team is proud to announce the release of the enhanced Hybrid Library and new Expansion Program for freelance sound designers and independent media creators worldwide. Since 2012, Pro Sound Effects has supported freelancers by providing access to a …

Introducing: The All-New Pro Sound Effects Website

October 31, 2014 by Andrew Emge in New Features

Team PSE is proud to unleash the brand new Pro Sound Effects website v3.0 at prosoundeffects.com! So fresh. So clean. Take a minute to explore the new Pro Sound Effects website and, aside from the new design, you’ll notice several new features and improvements including: Collections and Categories organized in drop-down menus for …

Your Search for Halloween Sound Effects Ends at Pro Sound Effects®

October 24, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Sound Effects

Halloween is right around the corner! So if you’re on the prowl for some spooky Halloween sound effects – whether it be for setting the mood for trick-or-treaters, a bumpin’ Halloween party, or some gorey horror production you’re working on – Pro Sound Effects® has what you need. Halloween! The …