In this new Voiceover Gurus video, watch Annie Meisels demonstrate in under 30 seconds
the difference between the announcery and casual read. Note how her pitch AND her inflection
choices all tend toward the "downwards" on her casual read. This script is only 6 words -
and yet the lesson is so clear. Watch, listen, learn - and then try it yourself.
(video will be lower down on the right side…Continue
I tell students unabashedly that I believe script analysis counts for 75% of your voiceover strategy/technique. Going on this belief, there’s a great exercise that can fine-tune your skills for understanding the writer’s intention. Using just one word, and understanding that one word from a sentence, can often help you to understand how to “come at” any sentence in any script. Observe the lines below and hear how each…Continue