Hal Robertson

Audio producer since 1979, including studio recording, live sound and broadcast. Video producer since 1994 including shooting, editing and live broadcast. Self employed in production since 1997 and photographer since 2009.

Audio Sweetening

Some people prefer their coffee black, but many of us use at least a little cream and/or sugar to smooth it out a bit. The same is true with...

Plosives and Sibilance

If you've ever recorded the human voice with a microphone, you've heard them - those nasty blasts from the mouth that quickly ruin an otherwise perfect recording. We call...

Outdoor Audio

Ah, the great outdoors. It's a video shooter's dream come true. Loads of free lighting, gorgeous backgrounds and breathtaking scenery - what more could you want? At least visually,...

Latest Posts

The power of CFexpress is unmatched

When you choose SanDisk, you are choosing one of the trusted leaders in the memory card industry. We can see just that...

Atomos and Z CAM release 5.8K for all Z CAM E2 cameras

Atomos and Z CAM have enabled 12-bit 5.8K Apple ProRes RAW over HDMI recording on the Ninja V and the Z CAM E2-F6, E2-F8 and E2-S6 cinema cameras.

Atomos opens 12-bit 4K ProRes RAW recording to GFX100

Atomos has just announced it’s enabling RAW over HDMI recording with the Fujifilm GFX100 and Ninja V 5” HDR monitor-recorder.

Fujifilm reveals new high res GF30mmF3.5 R WR lens

Fujifilm has just announced today it’s launching the new FUJINON GF30mmF3.5 R WR (GF30mmF3.5 R WR): a wide-angle prime lens.

Using whiteboard animation software

Have you ever wondered how to make an interesting and compelling explainer video on a topic you're passionate about? Look no further! Whiteboard animation has dramatically increased in popularity following the explosion of shareable video platforms like Youtube, Facebook, and Instagram.