This is an introduction to the basic kit you need to be able to do sound recording / sound mixing. This will be using examples from my own equipment so feel free to look for other similar products within your price range. What Sound Equipment You Need…
This article discusses how to arrange your recording or mixing tracks. Every input into your mixer / recorder goes to a varying amount of tracks.
In the case of the Sound Devices 664, all inputs get their own track which is recorded and the ability to send to 4 mix tracks. If you just have a mixer like the Sound Devices 302 then you will only have 2 tracks at all times, a left and a right mix track. Track Assignment therefore varies depending on equipment so lets look at a basic scenario and then work our way up.
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I made this video for students I teach that often run into trouble with accidentally changing settings on the 302 and need to factory reset sound devices 302 mixers.
I work and own a sound devices 664 and so not having a screen requires remembering the menu blindfolded as the 302 has no screen.
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