Auditioning from home' tips

In todays voice over world, voice actors are asked 90% of the time to audition from home, and that can pose a challenge. There are issues of background noise (kids, cars etc) and the recording equipment and editing process itself. iPhone recordings can be used if you do not own a pro mic, but you'll need a few things on your checklist: Headphones. I can't stress enough how vital decent over-ear headphones are to a voice actor (especially when home recording and editing). Invest $100 and you will be amazed on how much better the sound and clarity is when listening back. Remember, you need to listen like casting directors do: with critical ears! When recording on iPhone, be at least 3"- 6" awa

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