Category: Sound Effects

4,000 Hours & Counting: How to sculpt a professional sound effects library

September 22, 2017 by Andrew Emge in How-To, Sound Effects

Discover the Pro Sound Effects Editorial Team’s approach to developing The Odyssey Collection sound effects library and tools of choice to get the job done. When we partnered with Mark Mangini and Richard L. Anderson to create The Odyssey Collection, we were very impressed with the quality and the depth …

Setting the studio on fire: Recording sounds for Raiders of the Lost Ark

August 24, 2017 by Andrew Emge in Film Sound, Interviews, Sound Effects

Discover the lengths that true sound effects recordists will go to capture the perfect sound. As we’re diligently developing the soon-to-be-released Mangini-Anderson Sound Library for your personal use and exploring its sonic treasures, we uncovered a historic sound effect story that was too good to keep to ourselves. We recently …

PSE Library Included in iZotope RX Post Production Suite

September 10, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Sound Effects

The fine folks at iZotope, Inc., a leading audio technology company, have announced the new RX Post Production Suite containing a comprehensive bundle of tools designed specifically to enable professionals to better edit, mix, and deliver their audio. On sale through October 21, the new RX Post Production Suite contains products aimed at …

Quiet Planet Joins the Pro Sound Effects Library

May 5, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Sound Effects

Award-winning Nature Sounds Added to Master Library 2.0 Gordon Hempton, the Emmy-winning nature recordist, today announced a partnership with Pro Sound Effects! His entire Quiet Planet nature recordings catalog is now included in the Pro Sound Effects library and available with multi-user licensing options. Hempton has spent three decades searching …

Pro Sound Effects Featured in Mix Magazine

April 20, 2015 by Andrew Emge in Sound Effects

The April 2015 issue of Mix Magazine contains an article that focuses on the state of the sound effects industry. Pro Sound Effects is featured among other industry-leading companies as the article explores the current state and future of sound effects libraries. This industry round-up empha­sizes PSE’s devo­tion to inno­va­tion by high­light­ing …

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 …

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 …

What Hollywood Edge + Pro Sound Effects® Means for Soundminer Users

August 25, 2014 by Jeremy Siegel in New Features, Sound Effects, Sound Effects Licensing

Update: As of June 30th, 2015, Hollywood Edge is no longer part of the Pro Sound Effects Library offering. We have decided to focus on developing and updating our own libraries (Online Library, Hybrid Library, Master Library). A number of Soundminer users have been asking us what the addition of the …

Hollywood Edge Joins the Pro Sound Effects® Library

August 19, 2014 by Douglas Price in Sound Effects

Update: As of June 30th, 2015, Hollywood Edge is no longer part of the Pro Sound Effects Library offering. We have decided to focus on developing and updating our own libraries (Online Library, Hybrid Library, Master Library). In fast-breaking, next level news, Pro Sound Effects® is thrilled to announce the addition …