(Successful post-production requires solid production. Here is one in a series of production tutorials designed to improve the ultimate edit.)
The oft-stated yet still under- appreciated reality is that audiences will forgive mediocre video but not sub-standard sound. Solid audio recording offers better choices in post-production, and separates your work from that of an amateur.
Listed below are the steps to set up an external condenser microphone, a basic field mixer and a prosumer camcorder â€“ specifically, audio-technicaâ€™s AT8035 Line + Gradient Condenser Microphone, Sound Devicesâ€™ 302 Compact Production Mixer and Canonâ€™s XH-A1 high definition camcorder – to capture audio in the field. Read the rest of this entry »