In this episode, we answer your questions on sound for video.
00:20 Recording Cars
03:57 Zoom H4n & Samson CO2?
06:22 How to sweeten dialogue sound
11:10 Which boom microphone for indoors?
13:00 Apps to automix dialogue in post?
15:00 MixPre as audio interface - does quality degrade when recording to screen recording app?
16:54 How much PC do I need to run Premiere Pro and DaVinci Resolve?
18:32 How to capture a noise sample? (Need more info)
18:57 Zoom H6 - remote reduces handling noise?
19:36 How to aim a super cardioid boom microphone
20:50 Replacing lavalier microphone for RODELink
22:28 RODECaster Pro multitrack recording to SD card?
24:12 Batch processing audio in RX and Audition?
25:14 Which sound effects should I record when I'm the mixer for a video?
28:05 Why is my compressor letting peaks through?
29:24 Boom and lavs to director's audio feed? AES42 digital audio with A10 and SD 633?
32:08 Panasonic 991 and timecode and post sync?
35:01 Pocket Cinema Camera 4K and MixPre - line level feed
36:28 Which specs can help you choose a recorder or microphone if you can't try it hands on?
41:11 Which boom mic and recorder do you recommend for interviews for $1200 or less?
43:18 RODE NTG3 or Deity S-Mic 2 sounds closer to the 416?
44:27 What is the difference between the Sound Devices MixPre-3 and MixPre-3M and can I use the "M" version for film and video?
47:55 How do I gain stage a Sennheiser G3 wireless system and Zoom F8n?
49:42 What is a timecode workflow for shooting music videos?
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Gear discussed/used in this session:
RODECaster Pro - used to record this session
Sound Devices MixPre Series
Zoom F8n - Very good value for money on a pro/prosumer audio recorder
Sennheiser G3/G4 Wireless Microphone system - note that you need the correct version with frequencies you can use in your region. Contact a reseller in your country for details.
Deity S-Mic 2 shotgun microphone
RODE NTG3 shotgun microphone - I prefer the sound of this on most voices.
Sennheiser MKH416 shotgun microphone - the classic shotgun microphone that seemingly everyone is trying to mimic at enthusiast prices
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K - I find that I use this more often than any of my other cameras these days.
Tentacle Sync timecode generators
Izotope RX7 - my favorite app for cleaning and optimizing audio clips
Samson C02 - budget boom microphone - comes in a set of 2. Good budget option for interviews.
Zoom H5 - budget recorder with 2 XLR inputs
Tascam DR-60DmkII - budget recorder with 2 XLR inputs
Zoom H6 - budget recorder with 4 XLR microphone inputs
Copyright 2019 by Curtis Judd
Outro music from Artlist by Kick Lee. You can receive a 2 month discount on a subscription to Artlist, a subscription service for stock music you can use with your videos. Check it out at Artlist.io.
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