How much does it cost to hire a narrator?
Option #3: Flat Rate “PFH” Agreements PFH rates range from $50 per finished hour, all the way up to $400 or more depending upon the skill, experience, and reputation of the narrator. If you are looking for an experienced narrator on ACX, you should expect to budget $150 to $250 per finished hour.
How long does it take to record an audiobook?
IT MIGHT TAKE THEM A MONTH TO RECORD ONE BOOK. The average audiobook runs about 12 hours, but the process of making them takes a lot longer. For pros like Gilbert, the ratio of finished audio to recording time is tight—maybe 1 hour of final audiobook for every hour and 15 minutes spent in the booth.
Is it legal to read a book on a podcast?
For example, if you take a Creative Commons licensed book and read it aloud as part of your podcast, your podcast must then be licensed under a Creative Commons license that contains the same license elements (such as Attribution, ShareAlike etc.)
Who are the best audiobook narrators for hire?
With 100% Job Success, I am a Top Rated Plus freelancer, and a #1 Best Selling narrator with multiple Amazon #1 and several Top 25 Bestselling audiobooks in their categories. I am continuously ranked by Upwork in their Best Audiobook Narrators.
Can a narrator be a producer On ACX?
On ACX, an Audiobook Narrator is Also an Audiobook Producer. Follow our Video Lessons and Resources to learn how to set up a home studio then edit and master your audiobook before it goes up for sale. Or find a studio professional to help out with the recording, editing, and mastering. Here’s How It Works:
Why are narrators important in an audio book?
Narrators don’t just read the story—they bring it to life, adding nuance to every word and personality to every character. They develop a special relationship with the listener, making every audiobook they perform a transporting experience.
Who is the narrator of the Harry Potter audiobook?
Jim Dale is beloved by millions of listeners for bringing the Harry Potter audiobooks to life. Drawing on his background in classical theater and film, Luke Daniels is well suited to audiobook narration—thanks to his expressive and engaging voice.