.mp3 Demystified

Most of your voice-acting pros will know about this, but it’s never too late to learn something new, or even brush-up on something “old”. We all use .mp3, but do we really know how this marvel of audio compression works,  It’s mostly credited...

Are You a PROFESSIONAL Voice Actor?

Maybe you don’t even care if you rise to the moniker of “professional” as long as the paychecks keep coming.  The cynic in me says career professionals are a vanishing breed or just achieve that echelon through sheer chutzpah and persistence .   But...

2 Recent Facebook Changes Voice Actors Should Note

Jobs. Yes, jobs.  Facebook is now apparently openly challenging LinkedIn, Monster, UpWork, Craigslist and everybody else who is even pretending to be a place to find work. That’s significant. Why? Because Facebook is the undeniable freakin’ juggernaut of...

Go the Distance

Remember that line from the movie Field of Dreams?  It wasn’t the ever-memorable “…if you build it, they will come…” but the intent of that “distance” statement still ricochets in my head many years later.  I find it...
Ostrich or Coyote?

Ostrich or Coyote?

Cultural observers would have you believe this country represents two irretrievable, polarized positions.  Red or Blue.  Yin or Yang.  Conservative or Liberal.  Of course, it’s not that easy…nor so clearly defined. The analysis rarely moves beyond this...