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Beau Borders Is Not Your Average Film Mixer

December 11, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Uncategorized

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 …

NEW VIDEO: About Us

September 18, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Uncategorized

Earlier this month at Avid Connect Europe, we sponsored the Audio Collaboration Track and were asked to give a short speech on what we do. We took this opportunity to unveil a new About Us video. We think it is the best video we’ve made yet as far as encapsulating …

The Pro Sound Effects Master Library

April 16, 2014 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, Uncategorized

We are psyched to release what we like to consider an EPIC video of our fully-updated and loaded 1.5 TB Pro Sound Effects Master Library! Here are a few new features and items of note: New Feature! Updated – based on user feedback, we’ve added over 20,000 new sound effects …

Hybrid Animal Sound Design Competition

March 11, 2014 by David Forshee in Contests, Uncategorized

Ever wonder what a snalrus sounds like?  (That’s a snail and a walrus…)  What about a Deagle? (Dog and Eagle)  Well now is your chance to find out! Name and sound design your own hybrid animal, then submit it to the Hybrid Animal Sound Design Competition.  Over $6,000 in prizes from Pro Sound …

The Rare Animal Sound Effects Alphabet Video + Library (get $100 off through 3/31!)

February 18, 2014 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, Uncategorized

Krump the Pro Sound Effects Clown re-teaches you and your kids the Alphabet using rare animal sounds from the Rare Animals Sound Effects library! Yes, it’s the Rare Animals Sounds Alphabet – fun for you and the entire family! And when you need some privacy (i.e. to work on your …

Hybrid Library Video

December 24, 2013 by David Forshee in Hybrid Library, Uncategorized

We recently put together a video to highlight some of the features of the PSE Hybrid Library for Freelance Sound Designers.  This roughly two minute video will give you a nice overview of why we created the Hybrid Library and give you an idea of the quality of the sounds …

NYTimes: The Secrets of a Bee’s Buzz

July 30, 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, Uncategorized

The New York Times published an article recently discussing the importance attributed to the “acoustic feat” of buzzing.  Who would have thought that this little sound we so often take for granted would be so important! Read the full article on nytimes.com This sound is from the BBC Nature Sound …

Detroit Chop Shop Season 4: Video Diary – Trailer

July 23, 2013 by David Forshee in Blastwave FX, Uncategorized

Our friends at Blastwave FX and the Detroit Chop Shop are at it again!  Check out this hilarious trailer for Season 4 of the Detroit Chop Shop: Video Diary.

Sound Effects for Audiobooks and eBooks

July 2, 2013 by David Forshee in Interactive Media, Uncategorized

The New York Times posted this article and video about actors finding steady work in the ever-growing audiobook industry: Actors Today Don’t Just Read for the Part. Reading IS the Part. Audiobooks and enhanced eBooks are also becoming a great platform for sound effects and composition.  At Pro Sound Effects, …

SoundWorks Collection: The Music and Sound of Oblivion

April 24, 2013 by David Forshee in Sound Design, Uncategorized

Here’s a cool new video from the SoundWorks Collection covering the music and sound of Oblivion.  Very impressive sound design work on this one!