The unique challenges of a live event are heightened when you have the eyes and ears of a nation on your work.
Zoom North America manufactures the Zoom H4n, a portable audio-capture unit that has proven to be an extremely popular solution for DSLR filmmakers dealing with the subpar audio capabilities of still cameras.
With budgets in the video world diminishing, camera operators are being asked to take on the responsibilities of a sound operator, often with disastrous results.
Featuring six high-bandwidth, low-noise microphone preamps with phantom power in +12V or +48V, as well as limiters, high-pass, pan and direct outputs per channel.
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.
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...
Wars, tragedies, innovations and even music are used by historians to label a generation.
Frank Serafine has been at the cutting edge of sound design and the creation of signature audio effects for more than 30 years.
This year marks the 15th anniversary of VocalBooth.com, a leading supplier of portable, modular sound rooms, studios and recording booths.
Eventually, you may require more flexibility than the two audio inputs on your camera can supply.
We caught up with Janiger recently and chatted about the life and role of an independent location sound pro.
Feature-film mixing once was the exclusive domain of huge dubbing stages, with multiple engineers working at gargantuan consoles handling hundreds of dialogue, music and effects tracks for mono, stereo or surround releases.
The mic preamps are from Roland’s R-44 and offer switchable limiting or bass roll-off.
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.
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.
Combine music, dialogue and effects with bold and innovative cinematography, and the result is far greater than the sum of its parts.