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Pro Sound Effects Blog

Andrew Emge

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Introducing Sonomar Collection: Bass Machine

January 09, 2019 by Andrew Emge in Library Releases
  Inspire your sound design with abstract drones, metallic resonances, and cinematic punches created with an experimental, custom-built instrument.

How to sound design magic spell sound effects

December 19, 2018 by Andrew Emge in The Odyssey Collection, Sound Design, How-To
Learn how to approach designing magic sound effects in the latest episode of Waveform featuring The Odyssey Collection: Essentials sound library.

Pro Sound Effects joins 1% for the Planet

December 03, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Pro Sound Effects
How we're doing our part to give back to our most valuable sonic resource.

Car Sound Design Master Class with Mark Mangini

November 27, 2018 by Andrew Emge in How-To, The Odyssey Collection, Sound Design
Get advice on how to approach cinematic sound design for cars from award-winning sound artist Mark Mangini.

40 Years of Halloween: Alan Howarth on creating classic sci-fi and horror sound effects

October 22, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Interviews, Library Releases
Explore the creative process behind the dark, moody soundscapes that defined a genre with iconic horror/sci-fi composer and sound designer, Alan Howarth.

How to record car sounds and vehicle workups with Mark Mangini

October 03, 2018 by Andrew Emge in How-To, Sound Recording, The Odyssey Collection
Learn about the complex process of recording vehicles and which mic setups to consider to capture the right sounds and perspectives for your project.

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

September 25, 2018 by Andrew Emge in The Odyssey Collection, Library Releases
Available now: Accelerate your productions with the most thorough collection of professional car sound effects available – plus trucks, buses, and motorcycles.

How to cut car sound effects with workups to speed up your workflow

September 17, 2018 by Andrew Emge in The Odyssey Collection, Sound Design
See how a thorough series of recordings from various perspectives, also known as a workup, can be used to streamline your sound editing workflow. If vehicle sound effects are the weakest category in your sound library, you’re not alone. Despite the prevalence of cars in most films, TV shows, and games, many sound artists lack the resources to tackle vehicle-centric projects.

Master Library Tour with Jonah Guelzo

August 17, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Master Library, Library Reviews
Explore the Master Library: Our biggest, most comprehensive general sound effects library. Watch sound designer and re-recording mixer Jonah Guelzo search through the Master Library to see why its the most comprehensive general library for professional media production. Guelzo also designs a quick sci-fi scene using the Master Library, showing how easy it is to bring any project to life with such...

Beautiful Bugs: Recording insects with Ann Kroeber

July 30, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Library Releases, Interviews, Sound Recording
Get the stories behind the recording and sound design process of the moody, expressive insect sound effects in the new Beautiful Bugs library. Insect sounds have a natural rhythm and depth in their buzzing, droning, clicking and swelling. The familiar moodiness and complexity of these sounds make them ideal sound design layers – whether you’re immersing the audience in the atmosphere of a scene...