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FYI: If the blog looks funny…

I’m giving everyone a heads up. During this week I’ll be updating the design of VAN. Which means that sometimes the blog might look slightly off, sometimes things will be floating around in the wrong places, and if you’re using an older browser (namely, Internet Explorer 6 or lower) then it might just be a complete catastrophe until I can [Continue Reading…]

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What I learned from the cherry blossoms

The day my best friend announced that she was getting married I was truly and deeply happy for her. “That’s wonderful!” I said. “Congratulations!” I hugged her in that I’m-a-man-and-you’re-a-woman-but-we’re-just-good-friends kind of way. We happily chatted for a few more minutes until she lowered her eyes in a very sorrowful expression. “And…” she began, lips quivering a little and swallowing [Continue Reading…]

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The funny side of voice acting

Here’s a little voice-over humor I thought the faithful readers of VAN would enjoy. It’s a comic called Voice Overload and it’s done by voice actor Jeffrey Kafer. Jeffery does a fantastic job of capturing the humorous side of the whole voice over business: the ups and the downs (with the occasional sudden left hooks and right jabs as well.) [Continue Reading…]

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Happy Birthday Bob Bergen!

Here’s wishing voice actor extraordinaire, Bob Bergen, A V-V-V-Very Hap-p-p-p-y B-B-B-Birthday!

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A little “voice acting” wallpaper

Okay, I’ve officially gone off the deep end. I’ve jumped the shark. I’ve gone where no man has gone before (to my knowledge.) I just spent the past hour making a VAN wallpaper for my iPhone. And since I think it’s kinda cool, I’d like to share it with everyone! Either right click on the image and choose “Save Image [Continue Reading…]

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Some more shout outs of gratitude

I want to extend my heartfelt thanks to two blogs about voice acting… First is the Such a Voice blog who posted a copy of my article called My β€œhigh-tech” voice over home studio. Thanks Catherine! πŸ˜€ And my second expression of gratitude goes out to Bobbin Beam and her blog for mentioning my list of best voice over books. [Continue Reading…]

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A special thanks to Voice-Over Xtra!

I’m honored. Tickled pink. And downright feeling good! The website Voice-Over Xtra featured one of my posts on their website. You can read it on Voice-Over Xtra by clicking here or on VAN right here. (Although, you can only read the wonderful praise they give VAN by reading it on their blog. πŸ˜‰ ) I’ve been a subscriber to their [Continue Reading…]

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New list of voice over books

Here’s just a quick announcement to let you know that I just finished putting the “beginning” touches on my list of the best books on voice acting and doing voice overs. I say “beginning” because this list is by no means complete at the time of this writing. How can I make it more complete? Well, I gotta read more [Continue Reading…]

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