Category Archives: Audio
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At IBC 2009 (Stand 8.E72), Sound Devices introduced a brand new addition to its best-selling line of portable mixers—the 552 Production Mixer, the company’s first to feature a fully integrated digital audio recorder. Ideal for both simple run-and-gun applications and …
Dallas, TX – September 1, 2009 – Just a few months after the launch of one of the largest debuts into the royalty free music marketplace, Prolific Arts Music has announced the addition of a new site with multiple licensing …
This tutorial shows how to build a USB power device from the industry-standard HIROSE 4-pin connector. The purpose of the box is to be able to charge/power small cameras and cell phones, using NP-type batteries and all HIROSE 4-pin compatible connectors. All parts are readily available from the Internet:
Perhaps you are an assistant editor tasked with ingesting and syncing a batch of Broadcast Wave files recorded in the field. You try to sync by timecode, but you notice that each file has a different timecode offset. Then, on …
The DTV transition last month ushered in a new era of digital television by closing the door on full power analog television broadcasts and clearing the UHF-TV spectrum between 698-806 MHz. Much of that "700 MHz Band" was assigned to telecommunications giants such as Qualcomm, AT&T and Verizon in a highly publicized auction last year, but it is perhaps not as well known that significant portions were also assigned for use by Public Safety agencies.
Michael Legum is an Israeli-born sound mixer based in New York. He has worked on numerous features and television shows. He is currently Sound Supervisor for the upcoming second season of I Want To Work for Diddy.
Randy Wachtler, the president and founder of 615 Music and chair of the Production Music Association (PMA), talks about the future of surround, the rising popularity of minimally scored music and royalty tracking for composers. We caught up with him at Promax|BDA in New York.
After 26 years in the business, Jim Flynn Rentals has established a reputation as a go-to for New York area audio, supplying gear for everything from soap-opera musical guests to the upcoming Broadway version of Spider-Man, mounted by Julie Taymor with music by Bono and The Edge.
Some of Hollywood's top post houses are creating high-tech Mini-Mes, allowing directors to work on a film's sound at their own offices while supplying gear and technical talent tailored to each project.