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The Odyssey Collection: Expanded Library Tour with Bob Kellough

The Odyssey Collection: Expanded Library Tour with Bob Kellough

May 7, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews

Take an inside look (and listen) at the quality and depth of Odyssey Expanded. Watch sound effects editor Bob Kellough (Spider-Man: Homecoming, Justice League) explore The Odyssey Collection: Expanded. Get a listening tour of the library and learn why he loves the quality of the recordings and organized presentation – and check …

Sound Effects Master Class with Mark Mangini

Sound Effects Master Class with Mark Mangini

May 1, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Interviews, Sound Effects

Discover how award-winning sound editor Mark Mangini approaches new projects and various styles of sound design using his sound effects library. In this new in-depth video interview from SoundWorks Collection, Academy Award®-winning sound editor and PSE Library Partner Mark Mangini (Blade Runner 2049, Mad Max: Fury Road) discusses his experiences building his …

Introducing The Odyssey Collection: Expanded by Mark Mangini & Richard L. Anderson

Introducing The Odyssey Collection: Expanded by Mark Mangini & Richard L. Anderson

April 26, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Library Releases

Available now – Inspire creativity on any project with tasteful, big budget sounds from our highest quality general library ever. We are proud to unveil The Odyssey Collection: Expanded (OX) – our latest exclusive general library carefully curated from the life’s work of Academy Award®-winning sound editors Mark Mangini (Blade …

Sonic Odysseys: Tales of epic recording sessions with Mark Mangini

Sonic Odysseys: Tales of epic recording sessions with Mark Mangini

April 18, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Interviews, Sound Effects

Get the stories behind some of countless rare and big-budget sound effects recording sessions fueling The Odyssey Collection. Throughout their careers, Academy Award®-winning sound editors Mark Mangini and Richard L. Anderson have seen their fair share of extraordinary recording sessions. Our new miniseries “Sonic Odysseys: Tales of epic recording sessions” …

Engaging Silence: Behind the daring sound of A Quiet Place

Engaging Silence: Behind the daring sound of A Quiet Place

April 17, 2018 by Vinny Alfano in Film Sound, Interviews

Learn about the intricate and risky sonic decisions made while creating the sound of A Quiet Place. Watching A Quiet Place will make you feel more like a participant than a spectator. A family of five in a post-apocalyptic world must try to survive while vicious creatures are on the …

What are sound artists creating with The Odyssey Collection?

What are sound artists creating with The Odyssey Collection?

March 22, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Sound Effects

You care about craftsmanship, and so do we. When we partnered with Academy Award®-winning sound editors Mark Mangini & Richard L. Anderson to develop their private sound library into The Odyssey Collection, we saw an opportunity to create a sonic toolset of unprecedented quality, originality and utility for sound artists …

Storytelling with sound effects – with Mark Mangini & Richard L. Anderson

Storytelling with sound effects – with Mark Mangini & Richard L. Anderson

March 7, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Film Sound, Interviews, Sound Effects

Learn how renowned feature film sound artists approach the creative use of sound effects as a narrative tool. Sound is half of the movie experience. Directors including George Lucas and David Lynch have said so themselves. And if you’re reading the Pro Sound Effects blog, I’m likely preaching to the …

Congratulations to 2018 Sound Award Winners and Nominees

Congratulations to 2018 Sound Award Winners and Nominees

March 5, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Awards

Check out the Pro Sound Effects library partners and users recognized this award season for their outstanding sound work. At Pro Sound Effects, our goal is to inspire and empower you to tell any story with the highest quality sounds available. We’re proud to show support for PSE family who …

How to record Ambisonics with the Sennheiser AMBEO VR Mic

How to record Ambisonics with the Sennheiser AMBEO VR Mic

February 27, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Game Audio, How-To, Sound Recording

Get tips for capturing immersive 3D audio recordings with the AMBEO VR. In the growing landscape of spatial audio, we want our users to have access to the best resources available. We recently launched our VR Field Recording Giveaway featuring state-of-the-art 3D audio tools from Sennheiser, Zoom, and BaseHead along with …

Pro Tools Mixing Automation Tutorial with Brad Engleking

Pro Tools Mixing Automation Tutorial with Brad Engleking

February 13, 2018 by Andrew Emge in How-To

Mix your audio post projects as efficiently as possible with these Pro Tools mixing automation tips. Most freelancers don’t have a huge mixing console, but that shouldn’t hold you back. In this in-depth video tutorial, supervising sound editor and re-recording mixer Brad Engleking (Sin City 2, Machete Kills) shares his …