I just finished testing out the Electro-Voice RE20 Dynamic Microphone, another fabulous vocal mic that I’ve been wanting to get my hands on for a long time (the other being the Shure SM7B, which I reviewed last week). Like the SM7, The RE20 is an end-address (you talk into the end and not the side,…… See More
Voice-Over Recording Tips
These are all the posts that primarily focus on voice over recording - such as video narration, podcasts, audio books, radio and TV ads, etc. Articles that focus mainly on music recording, mixing and mastering are in the Music Recording Category.
Here’s a tip to help you record and finish long voice over jobs more efficiently (which translates to much faster). If you are lucky enough to have gotten a fairly long voice-over job, such as an audio book, documentary narration, etc., then you know that there will be little mess-ups along the way that need…… See More
I’ve complained about this for years. But I’m actually surprised that it still happens in June of 2015! I went to two professional looking, beautiful websites from very well-known companies this morning. Both had videos on the front page. And both of those videos had horrendous sounding voice-overs! It was a small sample (to satisfy…… See More
A few years ago – back when making videos was – umm – not our (and by “our,” we mean Ken’s) strong suit – we put a video up on YouTube showing you how to record audio with Reaper software. The video walks you through how to create: A voice-over recording with a background music…… See More
I do a LOT of voice-over recording using Reaper. I also worked for years (before Reaper) using Adobe Audition for all my editing needs. So I have some deep neural pathways for using a separate audio editor for final processing of any audio I record, including the stuff I record in Reaper. HOWEVER, reaper is…… See More