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.
Lavs That Cost Less
Setting a new bar in the price-to-performance ratio
The Sanken and DPM lavaliers you have in your kit generally cost between $250 and $500, depending on the model, and provide very high-quality sound and great reliability.
Both ends of the USB Blue Microphones spectrum
I One of the first factors in choosing the correct microphone for your needs is deciding which software program you'll be using to record and which device.
Shure FP Wireless Microphone System
A professional, yet affordable wireless sound system
I'm shooting a long-term documentary in Angola with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II.
Examining the Sound Devices 664 Field Production Mixer and the Sennheiser MKE 600
Something for you to consider is working a mixer with an integrated recorder.
All By Myself
A unique USB microphone, and devising a preproduction sound checklist
I was hired by an ad agency to record voiceover narrations for a corporate project.
Room tone, and the Que Audio Q Sniper Kit
Can you tell me a bit about room tone? What exactly is room tone, and how is it used typically?
Modern Sound Reports
Recording stereo, and apps for writing sound reports
You ask a simple question that actually has a pretty complex answer.
Recording sound with iOS devices, plus lavalier mic options
Is it possible to record professional-level audio with my iPhone?
Lost In The Supermarket
Recording sound in a crowded supermarket and other issues
I'm doing sound on a series of walk-and-talk commercials with a spokesperson that will shoot in a real working supermarket—yes, I know, buzzing refrigerator cases, buzzing fluorescent lights and lots of stuff that we don't want to hear.
Getting In Sync
Singular Software PluralEyes 2.0 for Final Cut Pro
I've just purchased a new Canon EOS 7D for a film project that I wrote. We're hoping to submit the film to some local film festivals.
Lectrosonics D4 System
A four-channel, wireless audio system
What recommendations do you have for wireless hops to two cameras?
Four-track recording in the field
I've been using my Canon EOS 7D with a microphone interface, but I need higher-quality recording to four tracks for an upcoming short film.