Category: Contests

ABA Names Finalists for Audio Branding Award to be Presented Dec. 11

October 19, 2012 by PSE in Audio Branding, Contests, Events and Parties, Sound Effects Licensing

This week, the Audio Branding Academy’s judging panel named their shortlist of finalists for this year’s International Audio Branding Award, which will be presented at the Audio Branding Congress (ABC2012) in Oxford, UK, December 11th. The submissions hailed from across the globe, and presented the six judges with a three-way tie …

Pro Sound Effects Interview: Cow Hammer Throw Composer Bob Bell

August 29, 2012 by Administrator in Contests, Interactive Media, Interviews, Sound Effects, Uncategorized

Today we highlight one of our favorite runners-up from last month’s PSE Animal Olympic Competition. Bob Bell’s “Cow Hammer” submission was a mixed bag of audio wizardry, dark humor and splat-tastic creativity. What is your background in, or relation to sound design & audio production? I suppose I’m what you’d call a …

PSE Interview: The Winner of Our Audio Olympic Competition, Saro Sahihi

August 23, 2012 by Administrator in Contests, Interviews, Library Reviews, Sound Design, Sound Effects

On Monday we announced the champion of our Audio Olympics: Saro Sahihi, the German sound designer behind SoundBits, a one-man Project Studio specializing in design, mixing and remixing. (He also happens to lecture at the SAE Institute in Stuttgart.) We caught up with Mr. Sahihi earlier this week to talk shop, and go …

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 …

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

Pro Sound Effects Library Interview: The Top Finalists from the AudioDraft Audio Logo Contest

April 26, 2012 by Administrator in BBC Sound Effects Library, Contests, Interviews, Sound Design, Sound Effects

The top three finishers from PSE’s recent audio logo contest, sponsored by AudioDraft,reflect on their experiences crafting PSE’s new sound logo by taking us inside the process.

How to Design An Audio Logo For Pro Sound Effects

March 15, 2012 by PSE in Contests, Sound Design

PSE is teaming with AudioDraft to bring forward a fresh opportunity for sound designers. To illustrate how AudioDraft harnesses prize-based crowd-sourcing to tailor the best-suited audio to original video clips, we are offering the chance to design a audio logo for PSE’s exciting new motion-graphic logo. The contest was recently …

Pro Sound Effects Sponsors the Audio Branding Congress

November 30, 2011 by Laura Sinnott in Contests, Events and Parties

Pro Sound Effects presented SONOPEDIA 2.0 to the winner of the Audio Branding Congress Case Study competition to Wilbert Hirsch.