Join Anthony Q. Artis for an in-depth discussion in this video Capturing audio from a video presentation, part of Video Production Techniques: Location Audio Recording.
Now it's not at all unusual when you're shooting panels or…speakers that there might be a video component to the presentation.…And if there's going to be a video component to…the presentation, there's also going to be an audio component.…So I want to make sure, if there's going to be any video…played on the screen, that I'm ready to adjust my levels.…And know more or less what level they're going to come into.…So whenever possible, beforehand, I want to get that presenter to tell me all…the videos they're going to play, and run through one or…two of them to make sure my levels are set properly.…So that's what I'm going to do now.…
So Jonathan, can you go ahead and play that video that you planned on playing?…>> It's happening all over the world.…Every day people are harnessing the power of…the sun and it's literally lighting up their lives.…>> And all I'm looking to do right here is just make…sure that my video's not blowing out and not going to be too soft.…And you might notice that I also did…a smooth pan over from Jonathan to the video.…
recipesfor situations like conference panels, stage shows, and narrative dialog scenes. Anthony also shows you how to set up mixers, wireless mics, and booms, and make sure your camera is correctly set up to capture audio. He wraps up with troubleshooting tips covering a range of issues, from wind noise to echoes, and shows how to fix the problems you can't solve on set in post production.
- Hooking up a mixer
- Selecting the right mic for the job—table, lavalier, or boom
- Using wireless mics
- Hiding mics
- Mic'ing the crowd at an event
- Capturing the action up close
- Matching visual perspective to audio
- Dealing with background noise
- Reducing rumble, wind noise, and hiss in post