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Will Machine Translation Ever Beat Human Translation?

Will Machine Translation Ever Beat Human Translation? | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
The idea of a future where people can communicate effortlessly with each other in different languages, translated perfectly by machines, is a seductive one.
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Learn How To Find A VO Agent, And To Fire On All Cylinders

Learn How To Find A VO Agent, And To Fire On All Cylinders | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Hey, there! I know that a lot of people plan on getting things squared away when the new year starts. I like to get a jumpstart on that by doing it in December. And I want you to have that competitive advantage as well.
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Are You a Pro? How Do You Know?

Are You a Pro?  How Do You Know? | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
You may think that's an elementary question.  There are plenty of arguments you could make to claim legitimacy as a professional voice actor. For instance, you might say you're a professional voice-actor 'cause: you depend on it for part or all of your income you've been at this for years you have lots of clients you're SAG-AFTRA you're serious about your commitment you've created a VO LLC or a Sub-S corp you have a website, business cards, and demos you've spent thousands on equipment and trai
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Now A Family (VO) Affair

A couple of years ago, my son (soon to be 6 years old) asked me about voice work. He had always seen the microphone in the office and fiddled around as I was rolling on few projects. It usually was...
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New Resource: How to Find Free Music for Videos

New Resource: How to Find Free Music for Videos | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Find free background music for use in videos, school projects and even commercials legally!
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Audiobook Recipe - Serves 1  (Part III)

Audiobook Recipe - Serves 1  (Part III) | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Continued from the previous two weeks... Record the First 15 Minutes Now it’s finally time to start recording.  There are different ways to go about recording an audiobook and you’ll need to...
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Audition for EVIL! - Joe's Dump

Audition for EVIL! - Joe's Dump | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Ever wanted to be in a cartoon? Well, now you can audition for Live! from E.V.I.L. (Evil Villain Island Lair) ... Read on for more info!
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VoiceOverXtra - Put Smile In Voice with Happy Character - Deb Munro

VoiceOverXtra - Put Smile In Voice with Happy Character - Deb Munro | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
A bright, happy smile in your voice is often desired for commercial voice overs - but what if your voice doesn\'t naturally convey a smile? Voice talent-VO Chef Deb Munro says the recipe calls for creating a happy character ...
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Voiceover Mystery

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Voiceover Mystery | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Everyone has been talking about the Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser since its debut last week.
Here are some of buzz surrounding the release.
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Could wearable technology be the next big thing for voice-over?

Could wearable technology be the next big thing for voice-over? | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Wearable technology is at the moment one of the big buzzwords in the hi-tech world. The ecosystem around voice-over should not ignore this tech development.
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How To Earn SERIOUS Income From The Voiceover Industry - Listen To This FREE 25 MINUTE Podcast With A TOP VO Agent!

How To Earn SERIOUS Income From The Voiceover Industry - Listen To This FREE 25 MINUTE Podcast With A TOP VO Agent! | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
If you genuinely want to work and earn a living from the voiceover industry, get on our EXCLUSIVE list and receive a FREE 25 minute podcast with TOP VO agent Kathryn Fox!
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Ann’s Go-To Vocal Exercises

Ann’s Go-To Vocal Exercises | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
A journalism student asked me recently what my favorite vocal exercise was. That got me thinking about what exercises I would do just before voicing something.
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How to Rise Like the Phoenix

How to Rise Like the Phoenix | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
 
The image of the Phoenix rising from the ashes is powerful.
It’s about transcendence, transformation, overcoming obstacles, victory.
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Voice Over for the Actor | Hugh P. Klitzke | HPK'S BLOG : VO4TA: Jeffrey Deaver

Voice Over for the Actor
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Voicing Prices

Voicing Prices | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
No. This is not a blog about voice over rates. This is a blog about voicing prices. As in, retail prices. It seems like it should be simple enough, right? But that's not always the case. In fact, i...
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Working with your Voice

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Have you seen my numerous posts on working with your voice? In case you missed some, here are the most popular posts in that category this year! “Keep Talking” – Top Ten Tips for your voice. “I Can...
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VoiceOverXtra: Voice Acting - Practice Reading Copy Cold - Hugh Klitzke

VoiceOverXtra: Voice Acting - Practice Reading Copy Cold - Hugh Klitzke | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Learning to read voice over copy cold comes down to experience, notes casting director/coach Hugh Klitzke - including practice. Dare to be imperfect as you take these steps ...
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How to Submit Your Audiobooks for Review in AudioFile Magazine

How to Submit Your Audiobooks for Review in AudioFile Magazine | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
On 10/29/14, ACX.com hosted a Twitter chat with AudioFile Magazine, the audiobook industry's oldest and best publication, so that narrators and publishers could learn about AudioFile's purpose and ...
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Voice Over Tip: Twitter Lists

Voice Over Tip: Twitter Lists | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
Voice Over Tips For Black Friday I picked up a fun new Sony HD camcorder. I plan on using it to record more of these voice over tips. Short, quick, simple and effective advice that will help you gr...
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Chapter 40

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About this time of year, you should be thinking about calling in all your markers.  By that I mean, it’s kinda nice to be paid in 2014 for the work you’ve done in 2014.
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Episode 74: Mike Kaminski

Episode 74: Mike Kaminski | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
What a fun time it is having 30 different people on your show…in the form of one man: Mike Kaminski.  Actually. I suspect Mike could have brought triple digits if I let him.
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RADIO COMMERCIALS TO ATTRACT RADIO ADVERTISERS

RADIO COMMERCIALS TO ATTRACT RADIO ADVERTISERS | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
A Loyal Reader Writes:
“I have been asked to put together a series of spots to promote, on air, why advertisers should advertise on our radio station. We are a small AM stand alone station that super serves the city we are in.
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Pulling the Trigger: Defining The Need

Pulling the Trigger: Defining The Need | Voiceover BlogTalk | Scoop.it
How do you know what you want for your career? Well, most people start out with something along the lines of ‘I want to be more organized.’ That’s super broad,
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