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by CalmDragon
February 15th, 2012, 12:51 pm
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: Breathing
Replies: 25
Views: 3623

Re: Breathing

If you do edit the breaths from your reading, do not cut it, silence it, and leave the space where a breath would be to ease the pace for the listener. Some listeners do not like the rapid fire of words for 30 minutes without any pauses at all. edit: one voice coach once told me that breathing in th...
by CalmDragon
February 14th, 2012, 4:22 pm
Forum: Suggestions, Comments, News & Discussion
Topic: LibriVox: Amateurs Ascending
Replies: 53
Views: 8400

Re: LibriVox: Amateurs Ascending

As with any hobby, the more I know, the more I know I don't know.
Then it is up to me to learn more, or stay level, or move on to another hobby.
by CalmDragon
January 30th, 2012, 11:10 am
Forum: Need Help? Got Advice?
Topic: dialogue
Replies: 17
Views: 2366

Re: dialogue

One trick some professional audiobook recorders/actors use is to remember a catch phrase that will immediately put you into the mood and phrasing of that character. such as 'the game is afoot' or 'got a bad feeling about this' etc. write down one phrase for each character and keep it off to the side...
by CalmDragon
January 16th, 2012, 1:21 pm
Forum: Volunteers Wanted: Other LibriVox Projects
Topic: LibriVox Community Podcast #120 - Poetry on LibriVox Part 2
Replies: 9
Views: 4617

Re: LibriVox Community Podcast #120 - Poetry on LibriVox Par

Well done! Had fun listening to the bloopers at the end, including one of my own.

Back to recording...
by CalmDragon
December 29th, 2011, 11:10 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Old Sounds Revealed
Replies: 3
Views: 791

Old Sounds Revealed

by CalmDragon
December 16th, 2011, 3:25 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Fictional Food- Food from your favorite stories
Replies: 8
Views: 1437

Re: Fictional Food- Food from your favorite stories

Still need Pangalaticgarbleblaster recipe...
by CalmDragon
December 16th, 2011, 3:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: How nerdy are you?
Replies: 106
Views: 14243

Re: How nerdy are you?

Wow, only a 30, nerd wanna be.
And I have built systems and work in tech support.
Who knew?
by CalmDragon
July 18th, 2011, 2:02 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: is it just me?
Replies: 10
Views: 1319

Re: is it just me?

Video recordings of yourself during the reading will help the animators create the 'toon...
by CalmDragon
June 3rd, 2011, 12:57 am
Forum: Completed Projects
Topic: COMPLETE [W. P.] The Railway Train by Emily Dickinson - dl
Replies: 31
Views: 2559

Re: [Weekly Poetry] The Railway Train by Emily Dickinson - d

One of the sexist poems I've read, though I didn't record it that way...
time 58 seconds at 911 kilobytes.
by CalmDragon
May 14th, 2011, 7:30 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Bloopers - 2
Replies: 906
Views: 253279

Re: Bloopers - 2

About an hour into this 90 minute recording session, I started to get a little loopy...