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Audiobook Releases Summer 2014

Audiobook Releases Summer 2014 | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Dirty Harriet Rides Again is book 2 in Miriam Auerbach’s Dirty Harriet mysteries. Once again, Harriet Horowitz has to kick some serious butt in Boca Raton….after consultation with her friendly local alligator Lana, of course!
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Kick Open a Connection

Kick Open a Connection | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Although it’s been relatively quiet of late, the “ISDN Successor Wars” are still simmering.  Recapping:  as TelCos do their best to rid themselves of paired copper wire connections and switching infrastructure,  several innovative IP-solution...
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Love this guy and happy he’s getting some recognition....

Love this guy and happy he’s getting some recognition.
I’m not sure the viewing public feels the same though. I recently read an article on CNBC referring to him as the ‘creepy Trivago guy’ which is subjective and totally off base.
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Follow Your Passion? Not So Fast

Follow Your Passion? Not So Fast | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Hey, there!
OK. I'll admit: I've given the advice of "Follow your passion and the money will follow you" more times than I can remember.
Guilty as charged.
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And….we have a winner!

And….we have a winner! | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Hey, there!
Actually, we have two winners.
A couple of weeks ago, I asked you all to help me name my new Pro-only monthly Q&A.
And the winning name would net an AT-2020 USB Plus mic, plus me to help you install it.
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Who's the Voice on the MLB Perfect Inning App?

Who's the Voice on the MLB Perfect Inning App? | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Are you a baseball fan?
The MLB Perfect Inning app has just been updated to include voice-overs from a seasoned Major League Baseball commentator.
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Vin Diesel’s Most Amazing Voice Over

Vin Diesel’s Most Amazing Voice Over | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
… And I am not talking about his 10 or so heartfelt and often funny “I am Groot” line in the latest movie hit “Guardians of Galaxy”.
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Louisiana Film Prize Announces 20 Winning Finalists - Voice Over Times

Louisiana Film Prize Announces 20 Winning Finalists - Voice Over Times | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
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Louisiana Film Prize Announces 20 Winning Finalists
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A hopeful crowd of indie moviemakers raised a traditional shot of tequila toasting the 2014 Louisiana Film Prize in Shreveport on Aug.
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Do you know your voice over niche?

 
Do you know your voice over niche?
By Susan Berkley
I have a voice over success message for you today you should print out in big bold letters and tape to your wall. Ready? Here it is.
The WHO is more important than the WHAT.
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Happy Anniversary! What's In A Number?

Happy Anniversary! What's In A Number? | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
It has been 27 days since I last blogged...27 left-handed QBs have thrown a TD in NFL history. In 2005, Steve Young became the first lefty QB elected to the HOF.
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Out of the Closet

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This blog entry is not a warn and fuzzy one or a rant. It's just something that needs to be said.
The theme song from the film Mash was a song titled: Suicide is Painless.
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Episode 70 – Anthony Timmers – The Imaging Days 2014

Episode 70 – Anthony Timmers – The Imaging Days 2014 | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
September 8th and 9th of this year (2014) I will travel to Europe for the first time.  I am excited for many reasons: I am degreed in History so I love opportunities to see, smell, hear and touch historic places.
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Diversionary Tactics

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What do you do to totally take yourself out of yourself?
I shoulda been a long-haul trucker.  I’m a fool for the road.
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3 Things I Learned Staying Up All Night

3 Things I Learned Staying Up All Night | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Recently, due to some competing deadlines, I stayed awake all night to finish some work. After I caught up on sleep, some observations about the experience occurred to me and
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What Sustains You?

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What sustains you?
What keeps you going when you want to stop?
What re-inspires you when you start to question whether or not it’s worth it, or you’d be better off moving back to Montana or you feel as if you’re spinning your wheels?
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I can’t imagine how many times this song has been sampled....

I can’t imagine how many times this song has been sampled. Funky and low key. Perfect for this sunny Friday!
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Are you willing to travel to a studio near you?

Are you willing to travel to a studio near you? | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Hey there!
I got a call from one of my VO2GoGo Pros the other day, and he was in a bit of a panic.
Not a huge panic, just a bit of one.
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Read This Online Mag

Read This Online Mag | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
For months, I used to share the contents of EQ magazine here on my blog.  My subscription was free, and the publishers didn’t seem to mind.  Even then, the target reader audience was musicians, music producers, studio engineers, and audiophiles. ...
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Radio Jocks in India over the Age of 35 to Undergo Voice Test

Radio Jocks in India over the Age of 35 to Undergo Voice Test | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
All India Radio Broadcasters Welfare Association (AIRBWAK) of Kolkata is in a bitter battle against All India Radio management as officials push to set Radio Jocks age limit of 35 for their stations FM Rainbow and FM Gold.
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Hollywood’s Golden Era Icon Lauren Bacall Dies at 89

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In a Twitter account of Humphrey Bogart’s estate, they confirmed the passing of Hollywood actress Lauren Bacall.  It read, “With deep sorrow, yet with great gratitude for her amazing life, we confirm the passing of Lauren Bacall.”  Lauren Bacall...
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VO4TA: Direction - No. 1

Actor:  “They say they want ‘conversational real’ and then I hear the spot and it sounds announcery and just like every other commercial.  What's the direction even for? So, I just ignore it.”
Don’t “just ignore it”.
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The Voice Arts™ Awards. The New Pay to Play?

The Voice Arts™ Awards. The New Pay to Play? | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Competitions. I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with competitions. I enjoy watching a great soccer game or a tennis match. I’m a fan of the Olympics. The rules of the game are known. There’s a clear finish line.
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As seen on YouTube! An alternative to TV advertising

As seen on YouTube! An alternative to TV advertising | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Web Video Commercials – reaching the right customers Your business has probably got a marketing plan in place…but does it include web commercials?
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Have Accents, Voice Will Travel

Have Accents, Voice Will Travel | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Can an actor’s voice be heard around the world without leaving the comfort of their home recording studio?
It can if you are a master of accents and dialects.
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VO4TA: Pairs - No. 2

Unlike acting alone for every other kind of voice over audition, when you read in a pair you are now 100 percent responsible for 50 percent of your audition.
 
The scripts are inevitably small.  No more than ten - twelve lines.
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