Audio


5 Must-Know Tips About Wireless Audio

Over the years, I’ve had the pleasure of sitting down with product specialists from Lectrosonics, Rode, and Shure to discuss the latest in wireless technology and their products. I've also picked up some great tips for users no matter what wireless systems you use. Here we go. https://youtu.be/ILKED_3Bnjk   1. Antenna Switching Diversity Diversity technology allows your wireless system to constantly switch between two signals using the strongest signal at any given time. This happens in micro seconds without you even knowing allowing you to have the ...

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Using the Rode VideoMic Pro Microphone with Canon 5dmkiii – Best Setting

Most filmmakers I talk to set their DSLR to auto when using the Rode Mic. Even I used to set the camera to auto years ago (with my 5dmk2) because it was too much to worry about monitoring and shooting. Now I've changed my tune and found a great setting to get much better audio. This video explains how I setup the RØDE VideoMic Pro microphone with the Canon 5dmkiii Camera for the cleanest signal. These microphones are not for every application but for those shooting weddings, run-and-gun, or documentary on-the-fly filming, this is a great option for clean audio. ...

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How To Mic A Groom For Best Audio At Your Wedding

In this video, I discuss how I set up my Sony field recorder and microphone for optimal quality. In addition I explain why I chose this current setup. HERE'S THE STUFF - Sony ICD-SX1000 Flash Recorder - Sanken COS-11D Lav Microphone The Sanken COS-11D microphone was customized with a right angle Neutrik 1/8" jack from pro-sound.com ****UPDATE**** It has come to my attention that B&H has discontinued the Sony ICD-SX1000 although I see it on Amazon still. I am not sure what will be replacing this as of now but I will update when I know. Here is an ...

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Using the RODELink Wireless Filmmaker Kit

I had a chance to check out the RODELink Wireless Filmmaker Kit with a Canon 5D Mark III during a band shoot we were filming. This was literally the first time we opened the RODELink box because we didn't have time to play with it before hand. We knew we would have a little downtime while the band was setting up so we decided to open up the box then. Surprisingly, we had it up and running within 5-10 minutes. The instructions and interface were pretty straight forward coming from other wireless audio devices. Below you will find the actual settings we used. The audio on ...

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