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David Forshee

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Top 4 Tips for Organizing Your Sound Effects Library

March 11, 2021 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, How-To
Learn how to structure your sound library for speed and efficiency, so you can stay focused and in the creative zone.

What SoundQ Means for Search Owners

March 10, 2021 by David Forshee in Product Releases, Search, SoundQ
A Personal Note to Search Software Customers

Pro Sound Effects Library to Adopt Universal Category System

July 23, 2020 by David Forshee in New Features, Pro Sound Effects
Sound effects category standardization will improve organization and save time for creators everywhere.

Top 8 Ways to Optimize Your Remote Sound Editing Setup

May 14, 2020 by David Forshee in Sound Design, How-To
Sound editing from home or on-the-go? Try these tips for a more streamlined workflow.

How to create Pro Tools session templates for sound effects editing

August 19, 2019 by David Forshee in Pro Tools, How-To
Configure Pro Tools session templates for efficient FX and background editorial. Templates are a very important part of the sound editing process. When I begin a project, it's essential that I’m not wasting energy reorganizing and rerouting tracks.

20,000 Hours: How to sculpt a professional sound effects library

March 11, 2019 by David Forshee in Sound Effects, The Odyssey Collection
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.

Sound Design With Iris 2 + The Hybrid Library

June 03, 2015 by David Forshee in Pro Sound Effects, Sound Design, Hybrid Library
As a sound designer for independent film, I look for tools that get the job done quickly while not hindering the creative workflow that is at the core of what I do.

How Matt Piersall of GL33k Works

December 03, 2014 by David Forshee in Interviews, Game Audio, How I Work
The Pro Sound Effects How I Work series (inspired by Lifehacker) asks Hybrid Library owners what inspires them and what tools and routines help them get work done from day to day.

How This Brooklyn Sound Designer Is Making It in Indie Film

November 17, 2014 by David Forshee in Interviews, Sound Design
Sound Design Spotlight interview featuring Ryan Billia from Rumble Audio (Brooklyn, NY) Pro Sound Effects spent a day with indie film sound designer, Ryan Billia, to capture the creative spirit of storytelling through sound design and technology.

2014 International Music + Sound Awards Finalists Announced

June 11, 2014 by David Forshee in Sound Design, Sound Effects
The finalists for this year’s PSE-sponsored International Music+Sound Awards can now be revealed.