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Congratulations to 2021 Sound Award Nominees

April 06, 2021 by PSE in Awards
Check out the Pro Sound Effects library partners and users recognized this award season for their outstanding sound work.

The 20 Most Popular Types of Sound Effects

January 10, 2017 by PSE in Lists, Sound Effects
If there's a sound you need, any sound, chances are you'll find it online. Heck, there are sound effects available for the obscurest of the obscure, from Olympic curling to yogurt curdling. But what are some of the most popular sound effects online? What sounds do filmmakers and game developers want most of all? We've outlined the 20 most popular types below.

Refer a Friend to the Freelancer Progam, Get Free Downloads

December 07, 2016 by PSE in Pro Sound Effects, Freelancer Program, Hybrid Library
Know any freelance media creators? Tell them about the Pro Sound Effects Freelancer Program! - If they apply before December 31, 2016 and provide your email address or Twitter handle in the Partner Priority Code field, we'll send you a code for a 10 free downloads ($50 value) from our Online Library!

NYC Ambisonics: Experience Unparalleled Flexibility With Virtual Microphones

July 14, 2015 by PSE in Product Releases, Pro Sound Effects, Sound Effects
Software-controlled sound effects give sound editors endless creative possibilities The newest library from Pro Sound Effects – NYC Ambisonics – is available now for pre-order!

Unmuffled: Rare Automobile Recording in Sweden by Ken Skoglund

December 20, 2012 by PSE in Sound Recording
We just received an update from Ken Skoglund, feature film and tv sound designer who also happens to be and one of our exclusive publishers—the brains behind the Sound Control SE Library. He has made a new automobile recording. Our Swedish colleague has been staying local for work on a feature entitled Eskil & Trinidad, from Sonet Film & SFI. The project's been over a year in the making, with...

The Sound Agency Scores Top Marks at 2012 Audio Branding Congress

December 17, 2012 by PSE in Sound Effects Licensing, Audio Branding, Events and Parties
Last Tuesday, December 11th, the Audio Branding Congress for 2012 went down in Oxford, UK. As we mentioned, it was a strong year for submissions and Pro Sound Effects couldn't have been happier to co-sponsor the event and its recognition of innovative takes on  audio branding.

Chimpanzee Hoots to Rile Up Your Inner Monkey

December 12, 2012 by PSE in Sound Effects, Sound Of The Day
Were you aware that Chimps, still endangered by habitat destruction and poaching for their meat, use tools and weapons to defend themselves? They've been known to use hollow sticks in order to extract insects from crevices and holes, and also wield large branches as clubs or projectiles against leopards and humans: their two principal predators. Download FREE Chimpanzee Hoots Sound mp3 (personal...

Introducing the Hybrid Library: Freelance Sound Designers, Rejoice!

December 06, 2012 by PSE in Product Reviews, Sound Design, Sound Effects
If you're the type to get your PSE news here first, well then you've got some catching up to do! Earlier this week Pro Sound Effects™ released its Hybrid Library for Freelance Sound Designers. The Hybrid Library is a combination of 50,000+ sound effects on one hard drive, plus Online Access to over 120,000+ sounds. (But, surely, you're already an expert when it comes to the PSE Online Library.)...