Pro Sound Effects Blog

Spaceship Sound Design Tutorial with Marshall McGee

May 20, 2020 by Andrew Emge in Sound Design, How-To, CORE
Sound Design Tutorial: Discover workflow techniques and creative tips for your sound design process.

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 Network in a Time of Social Distancing

May 07, 2020 by Akash Thakkar in How-To
Tips for "putting yourself out there" while in isolation.

How to Tell Stories with Sound in Film and Games

April 27, 2020 by Natalia Saavedra Brychcy in Lists, Sound Design, How-To
Guidelines for approaching storytelling through sound design.

How to use Overbreaks to Make Working From Home a Breeze

April 14, 2020 by Akash Thakkar in How-To
How to use intentional, indulgent breaks to improve your productivity.

The One Knob Method: How to Learn any Plugin, Tool, or Piece of Gear Quickly

March 25, 2020 by Akash Thakkar in Sound Design, How-To
Discover an efficient and thorough way to learn any new plugin, synth, or piece of gear.

Rest Your Ears: Why Listening to Nothing Will Help You Create Great Sound Design

March 12, 2020 by Akash Thakkar in Sound Design, How-To
Learn how to combat ear fatigue to keep your work (and your brain) feeling fresh.

Top 5 Mistakes all Beginner Sound Editors Make

February 25, 2020 by Korey Pereira in Film Sound, How-To
We all make mistakes. Use these tips to avoid the most common ones to jumpstart your career as a sound editor.

Stop, Check, Deliver: Knowing when to stop working on an edit or mix

January 28, 2020 by Natalia Saavedra Brychcy in Lists, How-To
5 ways to overcome perfectionism and finish editing/mixing your projects.

Top 7 Tips to Overcome Creative Blocks as a Sound Editor

January 02, 2020 by Natalia Saavedra Brychcy in Lists, Sound Design, How-To
Feeling stuck? Follow these guidelines for inspiration when the creative juices aren't flowing.