Author: shehzaadshams

1 voice in English, Spanish, French, Hindi, Bengali, Chinese

The VOyes Story: Chinese

If more than 1 billion people of this world can do it, that is 1/6th of the world’s population – then why not us? This is what we told to ourselves when myself and Tanusree got ourselves enrolled in the Confucius Institute in NSU Dhaka, Bangladesh way back in 2008 to master the language the…
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March 18, 2017 0

The VOyes Story: French

While being an undergraduate student in the University of Delhi, I got first hand exposure to witness the rise of the call center industry in India. Along with English, speakers of the other languages were high in demand, especially for marketing research and back office jobs, there was strong demand for speakers of French, Spanish,…
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March 12, 2017 0

The VOyes Story: Hindi

The 3rd story to tell for VOyes is about Hindi, the official language of India and spoken widely and understood by most of the Indians and people of Indian ethnicity. The introduction to the Hindi language was largely due to the rise of Indian movies, popularly known as ‘Bollywood’ movies. I am aware of the…
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March 11, 2017 0

The VOyes Story: English

Read how I got exposed to a variety of English accents, language and grammar and also some stereotypes in voice over domain.

March 6, 2017 0

The VOyes Story: Bengali

Read more to know how the experience and expertise in Bengali came about

March 3, 2017 1

Why being multi-lingual helps in Voice Over?

Because it does. Voice over is another channel of communication, articulation, conveying the essence of a message with help of audibles only – that is your voice. The mastery over accent, emotion, pitch, tempo, cultural nuances, objective of the message – all play a part on how exactly a voice over should be done. It…
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February 2, 2017 0