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An aspiring actress at home recording a self tape.
Sep 25, 2023

How to Create the Best Self Tapes Without Breaking the Bank (or Your Patience)

Self tapes, amirite? If you’ve had an audition since the turn of the decade, you know what I’m talking about and, most likely, you have an opinion about them. If you’ve been auditioning since the turn of the century (like… Read More

A female voice actor reading a script on a table from her home studio.
Aug 14, 2023

How to Build a DIY Voiceover Studio on a Budget 

For beginning actors, a home voiceover setup is a crucial tool. Many voiceover jobs require actors to record and submit their own vocals, especially for freelancers.    People often ask, “How much should I spend on recording equipment for my… Read More

Feb 1, 2021

Best Cameras for Self Tape Auditions

Choosing a camera setup for self tape auditions can feel like an overwhelming task. Fortunately, Casting Frontier has excellent solutions for self tapes to give actors the competitive edge. But, for now, let’s consider the potential value of various cameras… Read More

An actor recording his self tape with our items from our list.
Jun 14, 2019

The Five Items You Need In Your Self Tape Studio

The biggest draw of online casting is the ability to put your best foot forward. Take a break from crowded casting calls and hurried auditions to let the perfectionist in you take control. Film as many takes as needed until… Read More