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Do That Voice!: That's Easy For *You* To Say.

This segment from Wednesday's The Rachel Maddow Show serves to remind that, even (especially?) for those of us who talk for a living, some words and names are more problematic than others.
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Voice Over Community Petitions The Oscars

Voice Over Community Petitions The Oscars | Voice Over | Scoop.it
This week the voice over community rallied together to launch a campaign to get their industry recognized at the Oscars.
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Podcast Features Insight From Audio Producers

Podcast Features Insight From Audio Producers | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Marktree Productions presents VO Minute, a free podcast from audio producers Joe McNeil and Allison Moffett. Presenting their combined experience as producers, casting directors, and voice talent they are able to both educate and entertain.
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Pocket SoundBooth

Pocket SoundBooth | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Seriously, now...how often do you really travel, and have to record audio on the road?  That much?  Going by the feeding frenzy over the latest mobile...
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INTERVIEW – In Conversation With Rolf Saxon (Actor, Broken Sword) | Alternative Magazine Online

INTERVIEW – In Conversation With Rolf Saxon (Actor, Broken Sword) | Alternative Magazine Online | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Rolf Saxon is an American actor living in London. He has appeared in a wide variety of television shows, films and plays, although he is perhaps best known by his fans as the voice of George Stobbart in the Broken Sword series of video games.
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Homer Simpson voice actor, Dan Castellaneta, explains the origin of “D’oh!”

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Leonard Nimoy Gives Voice To ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’

Leonard Nimoy Gives Voice To ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Looks like Michael Bay's upcoming installment of Transformers: Dark of the Moon just got a little nerdier. Author, actor, and space explorer Leonard Nimoy has joined the cast as a voice talent. According to Entertainment Weekly, Nimoy will be lending his legendary voice to the character of Sentinel Prime, the predecessor to Optimus Prime, who's seen in the teaser trailer. After crash landing on the moon, Sentinel Prime is brought back to earth by the Apollo 11 astronauts where he disguises himself as a firetruck throughout the major battle that takes place in Chicago.
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Finding Your Brand Voice

Finding Your Brand Voice | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Can enough be said about the time you should spend determining your brand?

Yeah, maybe, but it's something you should never ignore...something you should always monitor...something you can constantly reposition, or even wipe the slate clean and start all over.
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Pure Opinion by KatsVoice: Voiceover in Pre-K Education

Pure Opinion by KatsVoice: Voiceover in Pre-K Education | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Now, from as far back as I can remember being passionate about books...well, after the passion experienced in reading some Martian series that I have been unable to recall as an adult.. I have read and researched Child Psychology. I had a subscription to Psychology Today Magazine in early High School and read random research whenever I could.
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VoiceOverXtra - San Diego Area Voice Actors Meet April 8, 2011 To Start \'VoiceOver Connections\' Group

VoiceOverXtra - San Diego Area Voice Actors Meet April 8, 2011 To Start \'VoiceOver Connections\' Group | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Voice actors in Southern California\'s San Diego and North County area are invited to the inaugural meeting of VoiceOver Connections - a new Meetup group organized by voice talent Gina Marie on Friday, April 8 in Escondido, CA. Guest speaker at this meeting will be James Alburger, focusing on voice over demo production ...
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Awesome Voice Over Videos: Acoustics 101 | Voices.com

Awesome Voice Over Videos: Acoustics 101 | Voices.com | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Need some help treating your audio recording studio?

In this awesome video, RØDE Microphones founder and company president Peter Freedman gives you a quick DIY class on improving room acoustics!
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VoiceOverXtra - Three Simple \'Spring Training\' Tips For Your ...

VoiceOverXtra - Three Simple \'Spring Training\' Tips For Your ... | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Bobbin Beam is a very active voice talent, based in the San Diego - Los Angeles area, who specializes in projects for broadcast ...
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Do That Voice!: A Compact Lifespan

I still remember vividly when CDs were introduced as a sonic savior for music, promising to obliterate forever the crackle-and-pop of the vinyl album, and along with it the hiss and limited frequency range of the cassette tape.
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Voice Over Work UK | Voice Overs Search | Voice Over Jobs UK | Voiceover | Voice Over Artist

Voice Over Work UK | Voice Overs Search | Voice Over Jobs UK | Voiceover | Voice Over Artist | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Find voice over work in the most comfortable voice overs directory in the UK. A voice over artist in the UK? Get voice over jobs UK and become a well-paid voiceover.
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Over 11,000 Hopefuls Quack For Alfac

Over 11,000 Hopefuls Quack For Alfac | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Aflac experienced a huge turnout for the casting of their iconic mascot. The insurance giant held an open casting call online at quackaflac.com where they received 11,200 audio and video auditions.
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Giving voice to words | This professional voiceover artist is one smooth talker.

Giving voice to words | This professional voiceover artist is one smooth talker. | Voice Over | Scoop.it
If you happened to meet JoJo Jensen, she might not look familiar, but it’s quite possible you would recognize her voice. “There’s a really good chance,” JoJo says. “I’m everywhere.” A Eugene resident for nearly 10 years, JoJo is a voiceover talent.
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Do That Voice!: Where It All Began

Do That Voice!: Where It All Began | Voice Over | Scoop.it
I fired up the scanner recently to get more of my old photos in digital format. A couple of them stood out; these are the production and on-air studios at KELI-FM radio in San Angelo, where I got my broadcasting feet wet.
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Training Tips - What's Best For YOU? What to Avoid - Bettye Zoller Webinar Apr 5

Training Tips - What's Best For YOU? What to Avoid - Bettye Zoller Webinar Apr 5 | Voice Over | Scoop.it
I'm often haunted by a worry that I could be - SHOULD be - doing something different to move my voice over career forward.
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SAG/AFTRA Reach Tentative Agreement on New Corporate/Educational Contract - The Hollywood Reporter

SAG/AFTRA Reach Tentative Agreement on New Corporate/Educational Contract - The Hollywood Reporter | Voice Over | Scoop.it
The three-year pact features small increases in minimums and P&H, as well as first-time new media provisions.
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VoiceOverXtra - Construct Home Studio That Keeps Out Motorcycles & Planes - Hear A Demo, -Karen Commins

VoiceOverXtra - Construct Home Studio That Keeps Out Motorcycles & Planes - Hear A Demo, -Karen Commins | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Voice actor Karen Commins no longer puts up with cars, motorcycles, leaf blowers or airplanes in her Atlanta-area home recording studio. She returned the closet studio to clothes and built a dedicated space in which resides a Whisper Room. Read the specs and hear a demo ...
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Introspection: An Epidemic: Mediocrity

Introspection: An Epidemic: Mediocrity | Voice Over | Scoop.it
How many times have we said the phrase “Ah, it’s good enough” when we knew darn well that is wasn't? God knows, I have been guilty of that myself. Mediocrity should be illegal in this country. A crime punishable by a slap in the face and a kick in the ass!
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Voice Loss or Voice Limitations: How Often Does That Happen? And the Question Is Why?

Voice Loss or Voice Limitations: How Often Does That Happen? And the Question Is Why? | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Being a Non-Surgical Voice Repair Specialist for over 35 years now, I have seen a lot of cases where the full or partial loss of voice took place. There were different people, just the ordinary want-to-be singers or speakers and some were definitely...
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The Making of Disney Pixar’s UP: The Voice of Russell BONUS Trailer | Disney Cruise Packages

Go behind the scenes of Disney/Pixar's UP with young voice actor Jordan Nagai.
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With new commitment to Saturday morning cartoons, Nickelodeon looks to jolt genre - New York Daily News

With new commitment to Saturday morning cartoons, Nickelodeon looks to jolt genre - New York Daily News | Voice Over | Scoop.it
Nickelodeon will roll out nearly 200 episodes of new animated programming on Saturday mornings in 2012, as part of a larger, three-year commitment to the genre.
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Do That Voice!: Getting Inside the Script

Do That Voice!: Getting Inside the Script | Voice Over | Scoop.it
When presented with a VO script, it doesn't have to be Shakespeare to warrant bringing your best acting skills to the table.
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