Pro Sound Effects Blog

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 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.

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 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.

Top 5 Tips for Collaborating with Directors as a Sound Artist

November 26, 2019 by Natalia Saavedra Brychcy in Lists, Sound Design, How-To
Discover the best ways to cultivate a healthy professional relationship with directors.

Industry Round Table: Audio Trends for 2020 and Beyond

September 25, 2019 by Jeremy Siegel in Interviews, Sound Design
The old saying goes, “Hindsight is 20:20.” Poppycock! We say 2020 is for foresight!

Top 5 Habits to Increase Your Productivity as a Sound Artist

August 26, 2019 by Korey Pereira in Sound Design, How-To
As schedules are constantly getting tighter and budgets smaller, use these tips to stay focused and work faster.

Richard King Joins the PSE Library, Launches Master Class

July 11, 2019 by Andrew Emge in Sound Design, How-To, King Collection
Available Now: Exclusive sound effects libraries from King's private collection.

Sound Effects Master Class with Mark Mangini

May 02, 2019 by Andrew Emge in Interviews, Sound Design, The Odyssey Collection
Discover how award-winning sound editor Mark Mangini approaches new projects and various styles of sound design using his sound effects library. In this new in-depth video interview from SoundWorks Collection, Academy Award®-winning sound editor and PSE Library Partner Mark Mangini (Blade Runner 2049, Mad Max: Fury Road) discusses his experiences building his sound effects library and how to...