Sound Theory For Camera Operators
Tips and advice on achieving the best audio mix for cameramen working on their own
It's time to stop thinking of sound as a separate task or separate component of your production.
Mobile And Broadcast: Banding Together
Wireless manufacturers are on hold as the FCC delays the Broadcast Television Spectrum Incentive Auction
In the past, entertainment was largely limited to television and radio broadcast, while today, consumers are faced with a dizzying array of platforms in which to enjoy media. For manufacturers, this has many practical considerations, as well.
News & VUs: June 2014
While the vast majority of new and exciting products on display at this year's NAB conference in April was largely relegated to video, there were still quite a few announcements from the many audio companies dotting the convention hall floors.
Equalizers: April 2014
New Gear To Give You An Edge
The DXA-BMD audio adapter is customized to give the Blackmagic Cinema Camera (BMCC) more control over audio with visual monitoring, as well as phantom power for mics through two Neutrik XLR inputs.
News & VUs: April 2014
At the Anaheim Convention Center in Southern California, the latest chapter of the National Association of Music Merchants convention ran from January 23-26, with several live performances from luminaries including Sheila E., Young Dubliners, Art Alexakis of Everclear and Robby Krieger of The Doors.
Microphones, Adapters And Audio Recorders For DSLRs
Soundtrack solutions for achieving much better audio quality when capturing video on a DSLR
There are a number of new microphones designed specifically for DSLRs and short-profile camcorders.
News & VUs: February 2014
The new six-input 633 mixer and 10-track recorder from Sound Devices has a full complement of I/O connectivity in a compact, portable form factor.
News & VUs: December 2013
Dolby Laboratories Founder Ray Dolby Dies At Age 80
The cutting-edge work that Dolby Laboratories has produced for decades began with Dr. Ray Dolby in 1965.
Equalizers: December 2013
New Gear To Give You An Edge
PreSonus has released its StudioLive AI-series Active Integration digital mixers, with an updated software library.
Imagine The Possibilities: The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus
The state-of-the-art mobile recording facility is home to a wish list of audio and video technology
As technology continues to merge video and audio production, the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus (JLETB) rolls on.
Equalizers: October 2013
Apple has announced the long-awaited update to its flagship digital audio workstation and effects program, Logic Pro X. Logic Pro 9 was first announced in July 2009, giving Apple more than four years to improve and enhance the software suite.
The Best Approach To Shotgun Mics
Essential techniques for working with shotgun microphones whether close-up or far away
The numerous articles out there that are specific to a small majority of shots that the majority of sound ops will never encounter is staggering.
Location Sound On The Go
The Tascam DR-40, and international wireless usage
I'm looking for my first portable level digital audio recorder.
Lockit Buddy II And Triton FetHead Phantom
Recording external time code, and affordable phantom power
We're producing a project using five Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLRs.