Record Voice Overs Like A Pro: Step By Step Blueprint

You'll Learn Everything You Need To Know From Getting Started Through To Finding Work And Getting Paid!
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  • Lectures 56
  • Length 5.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 9/2015 English

Course Description

Create Professional Voice Overs From The Comfort Of Your Own Home And Sell Your Services Worldwide To High Paying Clients And Agencies Or Use Your Voice Overs To Create Your Own Profitable Videos.

Thank you very much for your interest in learning the secrets to creating professional voice overs. You'll learn exactly how to create high quality voice overs for any video, which will drastically improve the video quality, help to deliver your message more effectively and increase conversions!

You can use your new voice over skills for sales and product promotional videos, instructional videos, affiliate/review videos or choose to provide your own voice over service and get solid regular clients from all over the world and work at your convenience from your own home studio.

Peter Baker is a professional voice over and former BBC news presenter with almost 40 years of professional experience in the business; what he doesn't know, isn't worth knowing.

Through his easy to understand step by step instructional videos and accompanying course material, he will impart all the secrets to help grow your business in whatever direction you wish it to go.

The entire Voiceover Masterclass has over 354 minutes of video material, that's almost 6 hours....We've also included our easy to follow PDF training guides, test scripts as well as ready made editable email and invoice templates are included.

Once you've completed the training and feel ready and confident enough to start making some money from your new skills I'll teach you how to make sure you get found on the internet so you can start receiving a steady flow of customers.

What are the requirements?

  • A microphone is essential + stand (optional)
  • A computer, PC, laptop or MacBook + audio editing software (available free)
  • A pop shield (optional but recommended)
  • Digital Recorder

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You Will Receive 6 Hours Of Easy To Follow Step-By-Step High Quality Video Lessons From A Professional Voice Over
  • I've Even Included Test Scripts To Test Your Skills As Well As Downloadable Email And Invoice Templates You Can Use To Send To Your New Clients!
  • Access to our excellent customer support who will assist you with any issues you may need help with.
  • Access to our Facebook group where you can meet other active and successful voice overs
  • Receive updates and on-going training to any additional content that we add to the course

What is the target audience?

  • The training and guidance given within Voiceover Masterclass is designed for anyone at any level. Whether you have no previous experience at all and just want to get started or if you are aiming to further expand your voice over business. You will find everything you need.
  • Final Thoughts… “Millions and millions of dollars are often invested from all over the world on Voice overs and that's great for the both of us. I would like to help you discover the highly lucrative world of voice overs, reach financial freedom and achieve your goals”.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
08:10

Learn the process you'll follow to creating and delivering your voice overs to happy customers.

Section 2: Set Up, Equipment & Resources
02:41

I'll teach you how to get set up and start recording your own voice overs whether you are on a budget or you can afford to invest in high end equipment.

04:04

I'll explain what you'll need to to get started recording voice overs from the comfort of your own home.

16:29

I'll discuss various recording equipment starting from the most inexpensive options.

01:38

Audio editing software is freely available or you can choose to invest in various software.

09:32

Here you'll see my voice over recording booth that I use and how it's set up.

Section 3: Voice Training
05:22

Warming up is very important, I'll take you through a few simple exercises.

07:31

I often get asked how to improve the depth of your voice to sound more authoritative, I'll explain how to do this in this video.

01:26

How to avoid that popping sound that's often picked up on the mic.

01:23

How to eleviate the tension in your voice.

06:35

Voice Style, Volume, Tone and Emotion, Speed and Pitch

03:01

Here I will explain "inflection" something that a lot of people are unsure of what it means

01:43

The correct way to voice product names is very important if you aim to keep your clients happy.

01:54

How to adjust your voice to end each sentence or statement.

01:06

How to adjust your voice to ask questions when reading a script.

02:12

Reading lists can require a different tone in your voice as you read.

01:20

Try not to sound as though you're reading word for word.

01:59

Alter your voice to keep the interest of your listener.

Colouring Words
00:52
03:26

You will occasionally need to read words and numbers that are difficult to pronounce or read at different speeds.

01:35

Here's how to deal with reading web addresses.

00:44

You will improve as time goes on and as the old saying goes "practice makes perfect"

Section 4: Reading Scripts And Using Appropriate Voice Styles
02:12

Always remember to avoid these top 3 mistakes voice overs make.

01:55

Sight reading is the key to good voice overs and will improve with practice.

14:45

To deliver your message effectively you really need to connect with the listener.

04:15

Here's the best way to maintain the type or style of voice you're using.

07:13

Here's how to deliver a script in a typical Announcer voice.

12:18

Here's how to deliver a script in a typical Narrator voice.

02:54

When you have to deliver a script in a short amount of time given by your client.

06:48

A trainer voice is often used now with online learning and instructional videos and presentations.

03:47

How to use your arms to improve the delivery of your voice.

Section 5: Testing Your Skills And Video Showcase Examples
16:24

Here I provide you with test scripts for you to practice. Just pause the video,read the script then watch as I read the same script and note any changes or techniques I use.

Video Showcase Part 1 - Live Examples
10:00
Showcase Part 2 - Live Examples
07:58
Showcase Part 3 - Live Examples
05:56
Showcase Part 4 - Live Examples
09:18
Section 6: Audio Editing And File Types
01:26

Here's a brief explanation of the overall audio editing process.

11:33

Reading waveforms allows you to notice unwanted gaps, mistakes or noises.

05:07

Save yourself a lot of time when editing with keyboard short cuts.

04:50

Dealing with and delivering your voice overs in various audio file types.

08:43

How to deal with multiple requested voice over files.

05:58

Here are some editing exercises for you to try.

08:11

Find out how I use the magic booster to improve sound quality.

Section 7: Marketing Your Services, Finding Work And Building Your Voice Over Business
20:03

Learn the overall business model and workflow you can use to create your own personal voice over business.

05:52

Here are my top 10 tips for your own voice over website!

07:45

You need to create demo show reels for potential clients to hear your voice over examples.

08:39

So now you can create great voice overs lets start finding work!

15:21

More ways how to market your voice over skills to potential customers.

12:06

You may need to audition online for some jobs, here's how to do it.

Notes On Using Contracts
Article
00:50

A brief look at why you should think about providing voice overs for audio books.

02:07

How to prioritise your customers and keep everyone happy.

00:58

Here are some ready made templates for you to use in your new voice over business.

05:51

Hosue keeping is very important to maintain order and stay organised.

04:42

It's very important to ensure you pay the required taxes to avoid legal action which could easily destroy all your hard work and your new business.

11:53

To finish off I've put together my over all Top 10 tips for voice overs.

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Instructor Biography

Mark Laxton, Entrepreneur, Internet Marketer & Course Director/Instructor

Mark Laxton is an internet marketer, entrepreneur with a passion for travelling and living life to the fullest and fulfilling his potential. To provide a bright future and financial freedom for his family whilst inspiring change, sharing ideas and helping others achieve their goals.

After several years of making an additional and passive income online, his prime aim is to help other people avoid all of the mistakes he made when first starting out which cost him a lot of wasted time and money.

He wants to provide people with real tried and tested ways to start generating an additional income as soon as possible from home or anywhere they can get an internet connection. An income that once started can then be built upon and potentially become a very lucrative business.

He will do this by developing high quality video courses both himself and in conjunction with other professional and successful people. Who will share their knowledge, experience and secrets to their success.

Mark has currently published 17 books (kindle/paperback) Created numerous websites (including SEO) for individuals and local businesses which ranked them on the first page of Google. He also creates videos in different niches and ranks them on the first page of YouTube using video competition analysis and video optimization.

He provides a wide variety of services as a freelancer such as; graphic design, book covers, social media banners, email signatures and much more...

He is committed to providing the best service he possibly can and has only received 100% positive feedback and 5 star reviews from his clients.

Please take a look through the various courses he and his partners have created and find those which will help you the most with any problems or that you may be facing or new skills that you would like to learn and let's get started...

Instructor Biography

Peter Baker, Professional Voice Over & Presenter

I'm Peter Baker, a UK based voice over, a former BBC news announcer and ITV Granada presenter and the voice of literally thousands of commercials, training films, phone prompts and promo presentations for clients in most countries of the globe.

These days, as well as training business people in communication skills and dealing with the media, I'm also a TV director on various projects such as company training videos, I'm a good broadcast cameraman and video editor as well, but my main work is in my custom built broadcast quality studio, where I record voiceovers.

I love the world of audio where your choice can paint so many pictures in listeners' “Theatre of the Mind”. I am lucky to be asked a wide variety of really creative scripts ranging from TV and radio commercials to audio books which can mean a whole couple of days or more reading, recording, editing and editing. My equipment includes top of the range studio Neumann U87 and TLM 103 microphones, and professional software such as Adobe Audition to edit and optimise as required.

As well as being a very experienced audio editor and producer I also happen to be skilled at video editing using Adobe Premiere Pro; useful if a project involves his voice over needing to be mixed and adding to existing Powerpoint slides or video footage.

I look forward to sharing my almost 40 years of experience with you and teaching you everything you need to know to help you achieve your goals and become successful.

Peter Baker

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