Archives For audio recording

The Basics of Recording Audio for Digital Video

Via John P. Hess: “Dive into the details of the audio signal chain as we define the different components needed when recording on set for digital video”.

N.B. an excellent resource for filmmakers (Ed.)

 Source: Filmmaker iQ

Sound for Video: Senator Mike Michaels on Production Sound

In this episode, Curtis Judd sat down with Senator Mike Michaels who is a production sound mixer, educator, and according to Curtis is “an audio legend”.

Source: Curtis Judd


iZotope: Amplitude, Levels, and Loudness
What is amplitude? What do the terms “dBFS,” “Peak Level,” and “RMS” mean? This video explains amplitude and the terms associated with amplitude when recording.

Source: iZotope

iZotope: How to Use the EQ Practice Tool
Get better-sounding recordings by building your EQ IQ! This video will show you how to use the Pro Audio Essentials EQ Practice tool so you can achieve better recording results.


(Screenshot showing the iZotope ‘Explore’ page)

Link to isotope’s ‘Pro Audio Essentials’ website. Click on ‘Learn’ and then ‘Explore’ to use the EQ Practice Tool

Source: iZotope


iZotope: Types of EQ
Different types of EQ can be used to bring out different aspects of a recording. This video explains some basic types of EQ and what each type is best for.

Source: iZotope

iZotope: Understanding Frequency
What do hertz (Hz) and kiloHertz (kHz) mean? What is the frequency spectrum of sound? This video will help you understand frequency and EQ.

Source: iZotope

Sennheiser EW 100 G3 Wireless Mic System
Demo using the menus on the popular Sennheiser EW 100 G3 wireless mic.

Source: MacManHelpMe