Article: 7.11.2017

Glossary of Voiceover Terms – The C’s

If you're considering using a voiceover artist in your company's next marketing project, you may be interested in learning a little bit of our industry's jargon. To help you out, we've compiled a list of the most popular voiceover terms that begin with the letter "C". Take a look... and...
 

Article: 2.22.2017

A Brief History Of Famous Voice Artists

Have you ever wondered about the history of voice acting? Who were the first famous voice artists? Let's take a look...Voice acting may have started in the '60's... 1860 that is! At this time, a Parisian typesetter and librarian named Edouard-Leon Scott de Martinville made a recording on...
 

Article: 12.17.2015

Glossary of Voiceover Terms – The B’s

We hope you've been enjoying our weekly “Voiceover Vocabulary” posts on social media! Giving you some insight into the voiceover industry is our main goal – especially if you are working on a project with us (or are planning to). That being said, are you ready for some voiceover terms...
 

Article: 11.30.2015

Voice Acting: What’s It All About

Do you find yourself wondering what it’s like to be a voice actor? Or are you just curious to hear what the profession is all about? Well, to us here at Metro Audio & Video, voice acting is truly an art. It’s the art of providing a professionally trained voice for TV, films, dubbed...
 

Article: 11.16.2015

Glossary of Voiceover Terms – The A’s

If you’ve been following us on social media lately, you may have noticed our weekly “Voiceover Vocabulary” posts. We’re not just trying to entertain you with these posts (although we hope you’re having fun reading them)! Our main goal, however, is to give you a little insight into...
 

Article: 3.9.2015

Voiceover services for translation agencies – look no further!

Is your translation agency looking for voiceover, subtitling, or e-learning localization services? If so, we’ve got fantastic news: Metro Audio & Video is the perfect partner for you. "Why is that?" you may ask. For starters, we’re one of the very few companies based in the United States...
 

Article: 3.7.2015

Metro AV: A video localization partner you can depend on

As the "go to" company in multimedia localization in the United States, we don't just record amazing voice overs and flawless subtitling! We're one of the very few companies in the world that can provide you with a complete video localization package including translation, recording, subtitling...
 

Article: 12.27.2013

Voice Actors: What Does Metro Look For?

Many misconceptions are attributed to what it takes to becoming a voice actor.  The ability to speak in several accents, or being able to adapt one’s voice in various ways, is not the skills that make a successful voice actor. In fact, while these skills can help, they pale in comparison...