Shock mounts are essential to helping remove all the handling noise while using a boom pole or suspending a microphone during a shoot. Thomas Popp breaks down some of the key factors in what makes a quality shock mount.
Squeaky shoes are the other nightmare sound problem for engineers! Here are a few tips you can use to silence those squeaky shoes.
Wind is not a Sound Mixer’s friend. It can ruin our tracks and confuse our mixes. Check out these tips to help you learn better practices when working in wind! Sony 7506 Sennheiser HD280
Footsteps are something that can definitely hurt the sound track of your movie. Here are a few tips for keeping them quiet!
One of the biggest problems professionals can run into with wardrobe accessories is with necklaces! They can be extremely noisy and even hit the microphone! We need to silence these types of problems before we roll.
Working with an all female task is not an uncommon thing when working on production, but does bring its own need of finesse and professionalism. Here are a few tips for working with a female actress or even a full …
Thomas Popp talks about the time he worked on COPS. Talk about dog city! Everywhere you turn, there are barking dogs on every corner. There are a few tricks to get them stop! Dog Dazer http://bit.ly/DogDazer
Microphones are expensive. After you purchase them, the LAST thing you want to have happen is them get damaged while in transit. There is an incredible product from K-Tek to help out with just this situation!
Sometimes it happens… you get a broken lavalier on set and want to know if it can be fixed or not. Well, easy answer is: It Depends! Take a listen to a guy who has had to get hundreds of …
Thomas Popp answers a question about what type of soldering equipment to purchase when you are just getting started! Link to Course Lesson This is a free lecture! Soldering Iron Station http://bit.ly/VMSolderingStation This is the tool that heats up and …