A-T at PAX East 2018

It feels like just yesterday that our team was wrapping up at PAX West 2017, but now we’re happy to kick off the start of our first visit to PAX East in Boston! The East Coast’s version of the popular… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Is Bit Depth and Sample Rate?

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Is Bit Depth and Sample Rate?

Question: What is bit depth and sample rate? Answer: In our discussion about high-resolution audio, we briefly touched on bit depth and sample rate. Here we want to talk about this in more detail. When talking about bit depth and… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: How Do I Disable the Mute Function on a System 10 Transmitter?

Question: How do I disable the mute function on a System 10 transmitter? Answer: The transmitters for all of the System 10 wireless systems allow the audio to be muted by briefly pressing the power/mute button, which is located on… Continue Reading

Discover the AT5047: Leading Music Engineers and Producers are Using A-T’s Newest Studio Microphone

Discover the AT5047: Leading Music Engineers and Producers are Using A-T's Newest Studio Microphone

For more than 50 years, Audio-Technica has been devoted to designing and manufacturing quality audio equipment for studios, musicians, and consumers. And it was this dedication to quality that drove us to create our latest professional studio microphone: the AT5047… Continue Reading

Basic Audio Techniques for Video: Plant Mics

Basic Audio Techniques for Video: Plant Mics

This installment of our blog series on Basic Audio Techniques for Video explains several techniques for hiding microphones on a film set to capture hard-to-reach dialogue. If you missed the previous installment explaining four techniques for capturing audio in a… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What is Antenna Power?

What is Antenna Power? An option on many wireless receivers and antenna distribution systems

Question: What is antenna power? Answer: Wireless microphone systems can be difficult to design, set up and operate. There are many things to take into consideration. For example, one has to determine the right system to match the intended use… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Kind of Microphone Should I Use if I Don’t Want it to Be Seen?

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Kind of Microphone Should I Use if I Don't Want it to Be Seen?

Question: What kind of microphone should I use if I don’t want it to be seen? Answer: This week we will be discussing microphones that can be hidden easily. Some applications, such as those for live theatrical events and film… Continue Reading

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: Do You Have Any Tips on Placing Microphones to Get the Best Possible Sound?

Audio Solutions Question of the Week: Do You Have Any Tips On Placing Microphones To Get The Best Possible Sound?

Question: Do you have any tips on placing microphones to get the best possible sound? Answer: The quality and specifications of a microphone are of utmost importance in both live and studio applications. We can all agree on that. It… Continue Reading