The new guide includes helpful equipment choice recommendations, tips on learning opportunities, costs, and other factors to consider when starting a voice acting career.
More details can be found at https://www.voices.com/blog/starting-voice-acting-career
Voices released its latest resource for anyone interested in hosting podcasts, developing audiobooks, or voice acting in video games, television, etc. Along with career advice, the guide includes recommendations for cost-effective soundproofing and insulation.
Voices explains that, while soundproofing is often overlooked, it is an essential part of a home studio setup. It helps to produce professional quality recordings by reducing the unwanted sounds that need to be edited out. The guide recommends blankets and comforters as a beginner and budget-friendly insulation option.
Another important factor to consider is the choice of microphone. Voices recommends that beginner actors make a selection of microphones that suit their voice. Suggested approaches include trying out various microphone brands, testing different microphone options in the intended studio before settling on one, and seeking advice from experienced studio recording experts.
For headphones, the Voices guide recommends the Sony MDR-7560 and Sennheiser HD-200 Pro as top options. Over-the-ear studio headphones are generally preferred over earbuds due to their comfort and higher quality audio.
The guide concludes with professional business development tips for a successful voice acting career, personal marketing, networking suggestions, and more.
“A voice-over home studio is essential to enable you to produce high-quality work,” wrote Stephanie Ciccarelli, a Voices co-founder. “To help you understand what it takes to kickstart a successful voice-over career in 2022, we’ve created this comprehensive article that covers all the information you need to get started. We hope it provides soon-to-be voice actors with tips and tricks in starting their careers,” she added.
Founded in 2015, Voices has over two million registered users. The popular voice over talent marketplace includes learning resources and solutions relating to audio content development.
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