A person was doing a contest to kinda test and give new and old voice actors a chance to show their skills and possibly win his prize of 150$. He picked 4 winners.( I was not one . However I didn't let it bother me because I have learned in this business you usually only get about 1/99 roles you audition for and your most likely an extra. That being said he was critiquing our emotional acting and gave lines with the emotions and/or context of how he wanted them read. NOTE:He said mic quality did not matter. so sorry in advance for my modded blue yeti. I know its a bad mic but i work with what i have and if i run into money plan to buy a better mic. Anyways, i want to post what i feel were my best parts in the reel and hear back from you guys and gals on my acting and try to improve. Thanks to all who take the time to read and comment it means a lot. My Unique audition highlights
A Blue Yeti's good enough to get you where you need to go for this! For the ones where the mic is peaking a bit, I would recommend turning down the gain a bit as well as the recording volume in whatever program you were recording with (Audacity, etc.).
As for your delivery, it was definitely good more often than it fell flat. The ones that stood out were anger, winning the lottery, the unrequited love, and the life saved ones. I really liked them anyway as they all sounded genuine! If you want any critique, the fear line was the one where it felt a little off. It wasn't flat, but it didn't seem like you were in real danger either, you know?
Take it as a positive though. You nailed a lot of them to me! Just because you didn't win doesn't mean that your audition was bad here because it was actually pretty good!
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Sept 26, 2019 18:41:58 GMT -8
JRPizarro: It has been 2 years since I logged into VAC. Where did the time go? Hello, hope everyone is having a wonderful day!
Oct 2, 2019 12:09:33 GMT -8
viroth: Hey. I am 13 years old. I can only do work in private (my home). All work is free. Moderate stage acting quality is expected. I want to do my demo reel, but I don't have any ideas of what I should read for it. Any tips are useful!
Oct 3, 2019 8:47:00 GMT -8
arctichaven: So people still use this thread?
Oct 11, 2019 17:19:41 GMT -8
Bean: Occasionally. Most everyone's on the Discord at this point.
Oct 12, 2019 2:48:54 GMT -8
Kevin Liberty: Hey there! We do still use the shoutbox, but the Discord server is where we're most active. The link is right above the shoutbox! Viroth, for a question like that, you might want to post a thread in the "Help, Tips and Advice" board.
Oct 16, 2019 5:22:50 GMT -8
thesteve290: Guys, I calling you guys for audition for my project, this is called Pixel Chix The Movie, Here's the link:http://voiceacting.boards.net/thread/3626/pixel-chix-casting-female-voice, and i'll see you guys soon!
Oct 21, 2019 17:35:11 GMT -8
h0m3st4r: I do wish more people were active on the site proper.
Oct 22, 2019 20:38:03 GMT -8
Kevin Liberty: You and me both, h0m3st4r. I love forums, and it's good to have a place like this not only to house auditions, but as a more stable place for discussions to happen.
Oct 23, 2019 7:52:58 GMT -8