Voice Over Body Shop
VOBS TECH-TALK SPECIAL INTERFACE SHOOTOUT

VOBS TECH-TALK SPECIAL INTERFACE SHOOTOUT

May 24, 2020

THE VOICE OVER BODY SHOP NO ONE WANTS TO MISS!

What Is The Best  Digital Interface For recording Voice Over?

Does It Matter?

In A Special Memorial Day Edition Voice Over Body Shop TECH-TALK, Dan and George bring a pile of digital interfaces out on to the VOBS workbench for a Shootout!  Mic Ports, Scarletts, Audients, The Apollo Twin! So many choices! What do they do? How do they do it? Are 1’s and zeros, just  one’s and zeros?  Are all pre-maps the same? Join us and find out!

It will be on all week on our homepage, VOBS.TV, on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/and our podcast for those of you who love to listen on the go! (This one is a great listen!)

Our wonderful supporters at these truly weird  times are:

Voiceoveressentials.com, VOHeroes.com Sourceelements.comVoiceOverXtra.com

VOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC 

Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production--

VOBS-Voice Over Body Shop TECH-TALK #33

VOBS-Voice Over Body Shop TECH-TALK #33

May 17, 2020

If You're Not Ready, You're Outta Business!

With every voice talent needing home studio in the age of Covid-19, Dan and George have been very busy mopping up after a lot of bad advice. Your home VO studio is a very unique place and only “The Guys” at Voice Over Body Shop have the knowledge and experience to help you get it right, right off the bat.

In this weeks info , jam packed, VOBS TECH-TALK #33, we get down with great topics like: Touchscreen monitors for mac? Gain control issues on the Audient ID4/14/22 Is Source Connect really being used? Get the demo, and be ready A discussion on Defining “Broadcast quality” Plus your questions on how to determine the difference between boomy, bright and muddy, mics. How to set proper gain levels! Recording on a computer vs an iPad? and Materials for a “Window Plug”

People just can’t seem to turn it off. Find out why.

It will be on all week on our homepage, VOBS.TV, on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/and our podcast for those of you who love to listen on the go! (If you are going anywhere) Our wonderful supporters in this unprecedented times are: Voiceoveressentials.com, VOHeroes.com, Sourceelements.com, VoiceOverXtra.com, VOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production

VOBS-Voice Over Body Shop Ep.182 With Luke Truan and Joe Davis

VOBS-Voice Over Body Shop Ep.182 With Luke Truan and Joe Davis

May 11, 2020

Is Your Online Voice Over World Secure?

Our guest this week on VOBS is voice talent Luke Truan, who brings us The VOCS Roundup, a bi-weekly roundup of the latest cybersecurity news related to voice over and studio technology. We all see many articles related to cyber security, but which ones apply to your voice over business and the technology that we all use every day to delivery to our clients? Most of us don’t have time to read article after article to find out which threat or vulnerability applies to voice over the VO technology.
That’s where The VOCS Roundup comes in! Luke, and other experts have gathered up and report on the technology vulnerabilities that could impact your VO business and your studio technology. He’ll be joined by our good friend and VO website maven, Joe Davis of voiceactorwebsites.com to talk about how to keep your vital website and online business secure.

It will be on all week on our homepage, VOBS.TV, on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/ and our podcast for those of you who love to listen on the go!
Our wonderful supporters at this unprecedented time are:
Voiceoveressentials.comVOHeroes.com Sourceelements.comVoiceOverXtra.comVOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production

VOBS TECH-TALK #32

VOBS TECH-TALK #32

May 3, 2020

 

VOBS TECH-TALK #32 is Ready for your ears. 

In 2011, who would have thought anyone would want to watch or listen to a TV show about home voice over studios?  9 years later, Dan Lenard and George Whittam continue to talk shop, and people can’t seem to get enough!  Click in to VOBS TECH-TALK #32 and find out why. 

In this weeks fact filled, fun and entertaining episode, we talk about what you’re NOT supposed to do with remote sessions, remotely working to picture for ADR, a discussion on Dynamic mics vs. studio condensers, lots of questions on this mic vs. that, processes in Twisted Wave, and .. how to scare away birds? Plus, much more! 

Surprisingly compelling  use of your time. It will be on all week on our homepage, VOBS.TV, on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/and right here for our podcast for those of you who love to listen on the go! (If you are going anywhere)

Our wonderful supporters in this extraordinary times are

Voiceoveressentials.comVOHeroes.comSourceelements.comVoiceOverXtra.comVOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production

VOBS-Voice Over Body Shop Ep.181 with Kristine Oller

VOBS-Voice Over Body Shop Ep.181 with Kristine Oller

April 28, 2020

Creative Business Consultant Kristine Oller is our Guest!

The paradigm in the voice over business has most definitely shifted. Stay-at-home will end eventually. However, everyone now has had a taste of what it takes to do VO at home. Will it be forever changed? How do we plan for these changes? How will our business models need to adjust?

Kristine Oller is a respected consultant to people in the creative and performing arts. She’ll join us live this Monday On Voice Over Body Shop. She’ll give us insight in the psychology of making changes to our creative businesses and how to cope and adjust while we are all still stuck in our booths.

It will be on all week on our homepage, VOBS.TV, on Facebook @https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/ and our podcast for those of you who love to listen on the go!

Our wonderful supporters in this extraordinary times are:

Voiceoveressentials.comVo2Gogo.comSourceelements.comVoiceOverXtra.comVOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production

VOBS TECH-TALK #31

VOBS TECH-TALK #31

April 19, 2020

Now, More Than Ever, You Need Voice Over Body Shop!

Dan and George haven’t slept in weeks because of all your questions and concerns that your home VO studio is up to snuff. Take an hour and check out VOBS TECH-TALK #31. (We lost count)

We cover all sorts of things! George talks about potential problems with Mac Catalina OS problems with Mac Mini’s. Floormats to protect your back while standing and working The Vanguard V4 Mica nd a dicussionon the disconnect between audio producers and now, online talent, which now means everyone. Plus we answer your questions on: Loudmax, A plethora of inquires about Source Connect, another “Whats the best mic? question” And.. recording outside? Hmmm.

Dan and George love talking shop, and for some reason you’ve to listen! Actually it will be an hour well spent between baking and cleaning the bathroom.. again… And, it will be on all week on our homepage, VOBS.TV, on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/and our podcast for those of you who love to listen on the go!

Our wonderful supporters at this unprecedented time are: Voiceoveressentials.com, Vo2Gogo.com, Sourceelements.com, VoiceOverXtra.com, VOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production--

VOBS-Voice Over Body Shop Ep.180 With Pat Fraley

VOBS-Voice Over Body Shop Ep.180 With Pat Fraley

April 13, 2020

Pat Fraley Returns!

While we’re all still stuck at home, why watch HBO, HULU and Netflix when you have VOBS? At least for one hour before you get back to binge watching “Nailed It!”

Our first guest on this show, 9 years ago, was Pat Fraley! Why was he our first choice? At this critical time in the voice over business, when competition is heavy duty, Pat can give us the inside tips to stand out in your auditions, improve your vo technique and all the other stuff he talks about which we’ll find out about when he starts talking!

Then it will be on all week on our homepage, VOBS.TV, on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/ And of course our podcast right here, for those of you who love to listen on the go!

Our wonderful supporters in this extraordinary times are:

Voiceoveressentials.comVo2Gogo.comSourceelements.comVoiceOverXtra.comVOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production

VOBS TECH-TALK #30

VOBS TECH-TALK #30

April 5, 2020

VOBS TECH-TALK #30 Has Your Answers!

Its Panic! Many clients are DEMANDING home studios have remote capabilities! However, this is a good thing! Its time all voice talent follow the lead of Dan Lenard and George Whittam and get past their fear and intimidation of this simple technology. Its always fun to listen, but, this time, YOU HAVE TO!

We took your questions, literally from all over the world, about everything from room acoustics, Mics, software, computers and remote technologies.  Watch and listen as Dan and George, the two most experienced home VO studio consultants on this planet, put everyone at ease with honest, understandable, and myth busting answers! 

It will be on all week on our homepage, VOBS.TV, on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/and our podcast for those of you who love to listen on the go! 

Our wonderful supporters are:

Voiceoveressentials.comVo2Gogo.comSourceelements.comVoiceOverXtra.comVOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production

VOBS Voice Over Body Shop EP.179 Town Hall  With Special guest Robert Marshall of Source Connect

VOBS Voice Over Body Shop EP.179 Town Hall With Special guest Robert Marshall of Source Connect

March 30, 2020
Special Times Call For A Special Voice Over Body Shop!
Robert Marshall from Source Connect addresses everyone's concerns!
 
All the shutdown studios now have to work with all of us voice talents remotely. We’ve only been telling you this for exactly 9 years! (Its our 9th anniversary show!)
 
Everyone’s freaking out, and Dan and George have been busy little elves trying to get everyone who wants to compete, up to snuff!
 
Along with voice actors from around the country we talk with Source Connects President Robert Marshall who fills us in on the now prefered way to work remotely!
 
Watch now here on Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop
Our homepage: VOBS.TV , OR listen to the podcast!
 
If ever there was a time to watch VOBS, this is the one you don’t want to miss!
 
Our wonderful supporters are:
 
Voiceoveressentials.com, Vo2Gogo.com, Sourceelements.com, VoiceOverXtra.com, VOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMC Demos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production
VOBS TECH-TALK #29

VOBS TECH-TALK #29

March 22, 2020

Alone In Your Booth? VOBS TECH-TALK #29 IS Here To Keep You Company!

Dan and Georges phones have been ringing off the hook this week (That means we’re getting a lot of calls) from people who have come to the realization that Coronavirus isolation means HAVING TO HAVE A GOOD HOME VOICE OVER STUDIO! Thats why we’re here!

IN this weeks social distancing, fact filled and fun episode of TECH-TALK, we discuss ISDN and remote studio connections A quick interface shootout, (Can you tell the difference?) RMS Levels for auditions? Compression Where to get software training, and, Dan blows a gasket about channels strips! Listen here or watch it on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/voiceoverbodyshop/

Our wonderful supporters are:

Voiceoveressentials.comVo2Gogo.comSourceelements.comVoiceOverXtra.comVOICEACTORWEBSITES.com and JMCDemos jmcvoiceover.com/demo-production