No long, drawn out tech-talk, just tried-and-true operating techniques on how to record quality audio in the field.
Are you working in digital video and location audio is making you feel like jumping off a cliff? Have no fear friends – we have the solution.
Location Audio Simplified – The Print Version. $54.95 USD + Shipping & Handling.
Learn the secrets of Dean Miles, a “real world” professional with over 20 years of location audio experience.
Over 5,000 copies of the printed version of Location Audio Simplified have been sold and it’s being used by numerous post secondary institutes, tech schools, and colleges throughout North America. From beginner to expert, Location Audio Simplified will teach you everything you need to know.
For Audio Operators
If you’re a location audio operator, from rookie to pro, Location Audio Simplified has all the tips, tricks, and techniques you need to improve your sound.
From the basics of using handheld, lavaliere and shotgun microphones to detailed camera calibration and mixer set-ups, LAS helps unlock the secrets to clean and clear broadcast quality audio no matter what challenges you’re faced with. Whether it’s big budget documentaries or low budget corporate videos, the principles of quality audio remain the same.
Just some of the things you’ll learn:
- How to set-up and operate a location audio field mixer.
- Hidden and exposed lavaliere micing techniques.
- How to choose and prepare a location for optimal dialog recording.
- How to choose and use the correct shotgun mic for the job.
- How to set up and calibrate a Wireless Hop.
- How to set up and calibrate a Double System.
- How to Have a positive impact on an interview.
- How to set up and record with a Safety Track.
And a whole lot more!
For Camera Operators
If you’re a one-man-band camera operator, audio probably isn’t your strong suit. It’s likely just an annoying thing you wish you didn’t have to worry about. Location Audio Simplified will take the confusion out of calibrating today’s most commonly used video cameras. You’ll learn how to apply a lavaliere microphone, set up a double system for DSLR cameras – even learn how to compose a shot to improve your sound. LAS makes field recording easy, and you don’t need any audio experience.
Teachers and Schools
Location Audio Simplified (LAS) is in its 6th year of publication and is currently used by numerous post secondary institutes, tech schools, and colleges throughout North America. Written by Dean Miles as a teaching aid for his 13-week course on Location Audio for Video, LAS has become the most widely used manual for teaching the basics of field audio recording.
LAS is an excellent stand alone text for teaching location audio operators all the skills necessary to embark on a career in field recording. It’s also the perfect companion for video students needing the basic audio skills required to be a successful camera operator.
If you’re interested in using LAS in your classroom or school, please don’t hesitate to contact us for an evaluation copy for you to review. Evaluation copies are free other than shipping charges. We’re confident that Location Audio Simplified will be of great use to yourself, your staff, and your students.
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For retailers, book stores and schools, we have volume discount pricing. All we need is a purchase order and a method of shipping and we’ll send you the books. Hey, that’s easy!
There are volume discounts available at 10 books and 30 books – the more you order, the bigger the discount. Yippee!
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