Tag: voice

Your Voice: Is Bigger Better?

I didn’t think I would be bringing up the Mario movie here, but bear with me. Since the release of the trailers there’s been a lot of comment about the voices. The most obvious is probably Mario. In the 80s he was American. Then in the mid-90s his voice was Italian. Now he’s American again….

Male or Female Voice: Does it Even Matter Anymore?

Does this sound familiar? We need a voiceover. Should it be a male or female voice? Female. OK. Next item. There are a couple of problems here. First of all, the voiceover is not an afterthought. It is the emotional core of your project, and it sets the tone for everything else. Quite often visuals…

American VS Canadian Accent

Ever found yourself saying ‘I don’t have an accent’? Well regardless of where you come from, you’re wrong. The difference between American and Canadian accents is subtle, but it’s there. If you’re a Canadian voiceover artist hoping to get work in the States, this is crucial information. This one requires some auditory and visual aids…