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How sound artists are working faster and more creatively with The Odyssey Collection

March 05, 2019 by Jamie Bishop in Library Reviews, The Odyssey Collection
See why sound effects rich with cinematic character and descriptive embedded metadata are helping empower creators more than ever. 

Master Library Tour with Jonah Guelzo

August 17, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews, Master Library
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...

Hybrid Library Tour with Ryan Billia

July 05, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews, Hybrid Library
Take an inside look at the Hybrid Library to explore the features of our best value, most popular general sound effects library. As an early adopter of the Hybrid Library, supervising sound editor and re-recording mixer Ryan Billia (Imperium, Patti Cake$) is the perfect sound artist to guide you through the freshly updated library's organization, depth, and quality.

How the Hybrid Library transformed my audio workflow

June 28, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews, Hybrid Library
Get the stories from 5 freelance sound artists on how the Hybrid Library helped kickstart their career in audio and prepare for any project with go-to sound effects at an unmatched value. As a freelancer, it can be difficult to compete with big studios and get the tools you need to create your best work and impress your clients. That's why we created the Hybrid Library – to support independent...

The Odyssey Collection: Expanded Library Tour with Bob Kellough

May 08, 2018 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews, The Odyssey Collection
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 out a powerful flamethrower design using only 4 sound effects.

The Odyssey Collection: Essentials Library Tour with Brad Engleking

September 27, 2017 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews, The Odyssey Collection
Take an inside look (and listen) at the quality, depth, and breadth of The Odyssey Collection: Essentials. Watch sound supervisor and re-recording mixer Brad Engleking (Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, Machete Kills & more) explore The Odyssey Collection: Essentials. Discover what he finds most useful and why he loves the library's depth, recording quality, and metadata organization.

Cinematic Winds Library Review by The Sound Architect

July 10, 2017 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews
"The level of quality in this library is testament to Alan and Ann’s skill as recordists, and luckily it makes life so much easier for the rest of us!"  

Post Magazine Review: Hybrid Library 2017

December 01, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews, Sound Design, Hybrid Library
Post Magazine recently published a review of the new Hybrid Library 2017 - written by freelance sound designer and re-recording mixer, Adrian Ferry.

The Sound Architect Reviews the Hybrid Library

September 08, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews, Pro Sound Effects, Hybrid Library
"I find it hard to believe that any sound effects provider will be able to beat the Hybrid Library on sheer value for money!" A review of the Pro Sound Effects Hybrid Library was recently featured on The Sound Architect, an audio resource dedicated to sharing the knowledge of industry professionals and anyone with a passion and love for audio.

Post Magazine Reviews NYC Ambisonics Sound Effects Library

May 16, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Library Reviews, Pro Sound Effects, Sound Effects, Ambisonics
Produced and recorded by Pro Sound Effects, NYC Ambisonics is a sound effects library of New York City ambiences bundled with SurroundZone2 software. The Ambisonics format allows sound editors and mixers to tweak “virtual microphones” in real time with bundled software from TSL Products. This means the recordings can be decoded to mono, stereo, 5.1, 7.1 & more. The creative possibilities are...