Pro Sound Effects Blog

Why we created Search

May 13, 2019 by Douglas Price in Product Releases, Pro Sound Effects
Take a look inside the journey that inspired us to create Search – our new sound effects library workflow software.

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.

Announcing The Odyssey Collection: Essentials by Mark Mangini & Richard L. Anderson

September 14, 2017 by Andrew Emge in Product Releases, Pro Sound Effects, Sound Effects, The Odyssey Collection
Available now – exclusive sound library curated from the life's work of two Academy Award®-winners encompassing over 36 years of feature film sound. We are proud to announce The Odyssey Collection: Essentials - the first exclusive sound effects library from our partnership with award-winning sound editors Mark Mangini & Richard L. Anderson.

Refining Greatness: Step inside the development of the Mangini Anderson Library

June 01, 2017 by Andrew Emge in Product Releases, Pro Sound Effects, The Odyssey Collection
The Pro Sound Effects Editing Team is always hard at work. Our big project for 2017 is developing the world-class sound libraries born from our exclusive partnership with Mark Mangini and Richard L. Anderson.

Enter the "Upgrade Your Sound Design Rig" Giveaway

April 03, 2017 by Andrew Emge in Pro Sound Effects, Pro Tools, Contests
We know how hard you work to deliver great sound for your clients, and we want to help you get a leg up on the competition. Introducing the Pro Sound Effects Upgrade Your Sound Design Rig Giveaway!

How to record underwater sound effects with a hydrophone

February 01, 2017 by Andrew Emge in Pro Sound Effects, Sound Design, Sound Effects, How-To
Recordist of the Submerged library shares tips and tricks for capturing underwater sound effects with a hydrophone. A hydrophone is a microphone designed to be used underwater. When recordist Colin Hart first learned about hydrophone recording, he was eager to explore a new world of sound. But he also found that hydrophones and working with water presented a new set of challenges.

What’s New in the Hybrid Library 2017

December 22, 2016 by Andrew Emge in New Features, Pro Sound Effects, Hybrid Library
This year the Hybrid Library saw a significant update, and we are excited to share more about the latest features of the “The Sound Designer’s Secret Weapon.”

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!

Interview with Masato Ushijima, Recordist of Tokyo Ambisonics

October 27, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Interviews, Pro Sound Effects, Ambisonics
Tokyo Ambisonics lets users control perspective of pristine urban atmospheres in real-time with "virtual mic" software. Download the free sampler to try it out! We spoke with Tokyo Ambisonics recordist, Masato Ushijima, about the recording process, his audio background, thoughts on the Ambisonics format & more.

Pro Sound Effects Sponsors 72 Film Fest

October 20, 2016 by Andrew Emge in Pro Sound Effects, Events and Parties
The winner of the Best Sound Award received 50 downloads for the Pro Sound Effects Online Library ($250 value). The 72 Film Fest is an annual time-based film competition where teams have 72 hours to make a movie.