How many words should there be in my script.

Ashleigh MacAudio Production, Voiceovers

I get asked all the time “How many words can I have in my ad”? Well this might help. For a comfortable “normal speech” read use the following but remember: for phone numbers, each spoken number = 1 word. (i.e., 3281 1704 = 8 words) WORD COUNT TIMINGS WORDS = SECONDS 7 words = 3 seconds 12 words = 5 … Read More

Why does my voice sound like that?

Ashleigh MacAudio Production, Voiceovers

So many people say… “I hate the sound of my voice” or Why does my voice sound like that when I record?” Finally some answers. The crew at Abbey Road institute have a good post here. https://blog.abbeyroadinstitute.com.au/2016/01/13/why-does-your-own-voice-sound-weird/

Is there room for me in the Voice-over business

Ashleigh MacAudio Production, Voiceovers

Do you think its getting harder to get voice-over work in 2015? I’ve been in this business close to 25 years and its never been easy. If you think it’s all about a good voice and thats it you are wrong. It takes selling skills… not with the voice but getting out there meeting people and letting them know you … Read More