Another month, another collection of sounds recorded. The challenges of getting recordings that are good enough quality continue.When it gets to 7pm and I still haven't recorded anything things can get dicey! This month I've been surprised by what's been downloaded from Freesound the most. The most downloaded recording of February has been from February 7th… Continue reading A Sound A Day – February.
On his 1984 album 'About Face' David Gilmour sang "Thinking that we're getting older and wiser When we're just getting old." Today is my birthday. So I thought I'd share with you one or two things I've learned in my 42 years on this earth. I can't claim any great insight into the Human Condition,… Continue reading Squashed Tomatoes and Stew
So I haven't been blogging. It's because I've been busy working, and what a couple of months it's been. I've been very busy with some really great projects so I thought I'd just tell you a bit about some of what I've been up to. I've been working in some voiceover production studios around Manchester… Continue reading Update
So last month, with the best intentions in the world I was too busy to write a new blog. Sorry about that (well, sort of sorry. I was earning an income so I can't be too sorry!). This month I knew the same would be the case, but I didn't want to miss 2 months… Continue reading not a blog
I've said it before and I'll no doubt say it again, but the way people engage the services of voiceover artists is changing. Once upon a time a VO would always be employed for a job in conjunction with a production studio, so all the VO would have to do is the actual voicing bit.… Continue reading production tips for VOs
So today is Bee Productive's first Birthday, and I promised you an announcement. We'll come to that bit later. The year has been a good one. The work that I've secured has been enjoyable and varied, and has kept me busy and challenged. I've undertaken quite a range of tasks and had to learn new… Continue reading Birthday announcement
It’s been a busy month this month, so I've not had opportunity to think about and prepare a blog. So here’s an account of my musical awakening instead. I grew up in a musically fairly conservative household. My parents owned an average number of records which consisted of my Mum’s Beatles LPs and a lot… Continue reading Epiphany
So here we are with the first proper blog entry. So I thought I'd write a little bit about the beginning of Bee Productive. The first step was to do my research, not into whether there was a gap in the market that I could fill, but at a more basic level, whether I really… Continue reading To Bee or not to Bee..