Audio Location Scouting

Visuals aren’t the only thing to consider when you’re scouting locations. Audio is just as important. Just because a location looks good doesn’t mean it sounds good.

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Sound for Film and Television

The Boom—Why, Isn’t That Old Fashioned?

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Boom Operating Techniques

The boom pole is used to suspend a microphone over the actors on set.

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Location Recording Techniques

LocationRecordingThe primary objective of the production sound mixer and the boom operator is to capture clean dialogue on set.

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Natural Sound to the Rescue

Two minutes of extra work on the set or in the field can save you hours of headache in the edit bay. You just need to remember to do it.

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The Boom Mic

The boom pole is a extendable pole used to position a microphone in the proper proximity above the actors on set.

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