Equipment

Location Sound Recordist / Production Sound Mixer – Tape Products

By |2020-11-04T15:37:18-04:00November 4th, 2020|Equipment, Techniques|

Summary A wide variety of tape products exist that can be of use when doing work as a location sound recordist or production sound mixer.  Below is a collection of some of the items that I have tried and tested over the years.  Using the ideal product can often save time and frustration, which [...]

Location Sound Recordist / Production Sound Mixer – URSA Products

By |2020-11-04T16:06:09-04:00June 3rd, 2020|Equipment, Techniques|

Summary One of the most challenging parts of location sound work is getting good audio from hidden lavalier placements.  URSA brand products have been a valuable tool in helping me get better results.  Minimounts, Circles, and Straps are some of the products that I keep in my kit. URSA Minimounts [...]

Location Sound Recordist / Production Sound Mixer – AA Battery Options

By |2020-11-04T15:34:56-04:00May 18th, 2020|Equipment|

Summary During the course of doing location sound work, I've tried a variety of AA battery options to power wireless transmitters/receivers and as a backup supply for my mixer.  These are the options that I would recommend. Lithium non-rechargeables for hectic shoots and mixer backup power Eneloop Pros or IKEA LADDA NiMHs for daily [...]