Basic Audio Techniques for Video: Lavalier Microphone Windscreens

Lavalier Microphone Windscreens

This installment of our blog series on Basic Audio Techniques for Video explains how to avoid wind noise while recording outdoors. If you missed the previous installment discussing how to hide lavalier microphones, you can read it here. If you… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Stereo Microphone Techniques Can Be Used With Audio-Technica Microphones? (Part 4: Blumlein Pair)

stereo microphone techniques

Question: What stereo microphone techniques can be used with Audio-Technica microphones? (Part 4: Blumlein Pair) Answer: Over the last few weeks we have looked at some of the popular stereo microphone techniques you can use with your Audio-Technica microphones. We will finish… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Stereo Microphone Techniques Can Be Used With Audio-Technica Microphones? (Part 3: Mid-Side)

Mid side recording Stereo Microphone Techniques

Question: What stereo microphone techniques can be used with Audio-Technica microphones? (Part 3: Mid-Side) Answer: Mid-side recording is a stereo recording technique using two microphones, a middle channel (mid) and a side channel. The mid microphone usually has a cardioid… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Stereo Microphone Techniques Can Be Used With Audio-Technica Microphones? (Part 2: X/Y Stereo)

XY Pair

Question: What stereo microphone techniques can be used with Audio-Technica microphones? (Part 2: X/Y stereo) Answer: Also known as a coincident pair, the “X/Y” stereo recording technique is recommended to produce a full stereo sound in your recording. This method… Continue Reading

Audio-Solutions Question of the Week: What Stereo Microphone Techniques Can Be Used With Audio-Technica Microphones? (Part 1: Spaced Pair)

Stereo Microphone Techniquess

Question: What stereo microphone techniques can be used with Audio-Technica microphones? (Part 1: Spaced Pair) Answer: Stereo microphone techniques were developed when audio recordings transitioned from mono to stereo, and were used to create special sound imaging that more faithfully… Continue Reading

Audio Techniques for Video Production: A Comprehensive Guide

Audio Techniques for Video Production

Capturing high-quality audio is a vital element for any successful film project. There are several factors to consider when preparing for production, including which microphone is best for your particular project and how to properly rig microphones on your talent.… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: Is There a Way To Convert My A-T Wireless Microphone to a Wired Microphone?

power module

Question: Is there a way to convert my A-T wireless microphone to a wired microphone? Answer: Quite often, yes there is. For Audio-Technica brand microphones, a locking 4-pin female HRS type connector is often used as the output connector on… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Do I Need To Know About Microphones?

Audio-Technica Microphones

Question: What do I need to know about microphones? Answer: To the casual observer, it might seem like there’s little to consider when selecting and using a microphone. After all, mic operation is pretty straightforward, isn’t it? You talk or… Continue Reading