Visual effects specialists Rampant Design Tools have added to their growing lineup of products with the release of Music for Editors Volume 1 and Volume 2, two new volumes of royalty free music for video producers. Music for Editors first two releases focus on positive motivational tracks, though upcoming releases will include rock, pop, dance and other music genres.
Audio-Technica is a well known name in audio solutions and their AT2020USB+ Cardioid Condenser USB microphone provides a convenient way to record quality audio directly into your preferred recording software.
It’s easy to focus your attention and wallet on the camera, lenses, tripod and maybe a slider or jib. The fact is that if your production sounds like you shot it on your phone, the visuals won’t matter that much.
Using a boom mic may sound like a simple job, but the truth is, it’s a lot harder than it looks. It takes focus, stamina and a little technical know how to get it right. We show you the right way to use a boom mic, including set up, operating techniques, positioning, choosing the right mic for the job and achieving audio perspective.