Using your faders is key to mixing, so I wanted to share 2 tips on faders ratio and levels to help try to make your mix smoother on location.
This answer will change drastically depending on your line of work but for me I can have the all in one unit solution a then if i need to expand i can put a mixer in front to interface with it as a recorder.
I was asked what I use for wind cover on my radio mics. When I must i use Rycote Overcovers or Undercovers to help with wind noise but usually it can try to make it better by changing the placement of the Lav. Let me know what you use in the comments.
Kevin started out professionally in sound working for Marriott International in Chicago, IL and was an audio video technician with them for 13 years. During that time I earned an ‘Expert’ audio visual certification from MVP, a training organization for Marriott based in Houston Texas.
I speak for my 44th Sound chat with José Frías about his sound mixing career.
Micah loken responded to one of my other youtube videos and happens to be the dialogue editor on a number of current US TV shows like Homeland.
Often on shoots, especially drama, you need to hide your transmitters, but often some people have complained about range issues in certain positions.
This is usually because the body is taking out and blocking the signal being sent. This is also to do with if the antenna of the TX pack is touching the actual skin of the talent. When this happens your radio mic signal range will be impacted.
This is a quick overview of what I typically have in my peli box for a corporate shoot. I’m using the Pelican 1620, great case for travelling and getting everything in.
This is a 3 parter to help you not only see what is better in terms of range but how much by and then different positions of the transmitter so you can get the maximum range. The transmitter power is 25mW which is the max for the UK.
Hey All, Made a video because people keep messaging me asking about how they can get more work from Mandy.com etc.. Job sites basically, so here are 3 of my top tips and how I even landed a feature across Europe on Mandy.com a few years ago.