Basic Audio Techniques for Video: Selecting the Right Shotgun Microphone

In this installment of our blog series on Basic Audio Techniques for Video we’ll explain how to select the right shotgun microphone for different situations on set. If you missed the previous installment exploring how to use a boompole, you… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: Can I Use A Microphone In Extreme Weather Conditions (Hot, Cold, Humid, Etc.)?

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Question: Can I use a microphone in extreme weather conditions (hot, cold, humid, etc.)? Answer: While a microphone is not unduly sensitive to the environment, temperature extremes can be harmful. Avoid leaving the microphone in the open sun or in… Continue Reading

Frank Klepacki Blog Series: Electric Guitar Amp Mic Preferences

In this installment of guest blogger Frank Klepacki’s series on music production he explores different miking options for guitar amps. If you missed Frank’s previous post, you can read it here. Miking the guitar amp properly requires knowing your tone,… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Suggestions Do You Have For Miking A Children’s Holiday Program or Choir?

Question: What suggestions do you have for miking a children’s holiday program or choir? Answer: Grab your garland, hang up the lights! Pop up the risers and set up your mics! It’s that time of year again for the children’s… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: When Would I Use the ATM350W Woodwind Mounting System?

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Question: When would I use the ATM350W Woodwind Mounting System? Answer: Designed with the woodwind musician in mind, the ATM350W Microphone and Woodwind Mounting System provides any woodwind enthusiast with a solution to their microphone placement needs. By utilizing the… Continue Reading

‘Tis the Season: A-T’s 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

2016 Holiday Gift Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but it can also be the most stressful time of year. No worries, we are here to help during the hectic holiday season! Our annual Holiday Gift Guide offers gift-giving ideas your… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How do you Mic a Zombie?

Audio-Technica Mic a Zombie

Question: How do you mic a zombie? Answer: Ever since the apocalypse happened, audio engineers, audio professionals, and audio hobbyists alike have been aiming for the highest-fidelity sound capture of the zombie nation that freely roams our streets. Audio-Technica’s Engineering… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: When Is It Best To Use Gooseneck Microphones for Meeting and Presentation Rooms?

Question: When is it best to use gooseneck microphones for meeting and presentation rooms? Answer: Last week we began our series of meeting and presentation microphones with boundary microphones, and this week we’ll look at gooseneck microphones. Microphones such as… Continue Reading