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.
At A glance: Sound Devices PIX 240i
A versatile video recorder/monitor that also can record high-quality sound
With the ability to output data via HD-SDI or HDMI, video recorders such as Convergent Design's nanoFlash, AJA's Ki Pro Mini and Atomos' Ninja and Samurai have become extremely popular with indie shooters looking to capture higher-quality 4:2:2 files rather than H.264.
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.
At A glance: juicedLink RM333
Single-system sound strikes back
juicedLink has capitalized on this by releasing the new RM333 Riggy Micro, a small, lightweight and efficient preamp system that allows you to use professional microphone systems to capture high-quality sound.
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?
At A glance: TASCAM DP-24
Desktop multitrack recording for live events
The TASCAM DP-24 is the latest flagship Portastudio from the company that pioneered portable multitrack recording over 25 years ago.
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?
Essential audio tools for getting in close
Ultradirectional shotgun microphones have been an essential part of capturing audio for film and video for more than a half century, and they have come a long way, baby.
New Gear To Give You An Edge
The Glyph Triplicator connects to a Mac or PC via eSATA, FireWire or USB, providing a seamless way to simultaneously make multiple identical data copies, and now offers the ability to "remount" a previous Triplicator drive set.