Now part of a new signature series, the MA-1000 uses an original new old-stock 5840 tube, a 1 inch 3 microns thin 251-style capsule, and a custom-designed transformer giving you that old Austrian/German vibe. The mic gives you that same sound you get from classic large diaphragm condenser mics but in a more affordable price.…… See More
Voice-Over Recording Tips
These are all the posts that primarily focus on voice over recording - such as video narration, podcasts, audio books, radio and TV ads, etc. Articles that focus mainly on music recording, mixing and mastering are in the Music Recording Category.
It’s that time of year again. So I’m bringing this post to the top of the deck for Halloween 2016. Enjoy! Do you like to set up scary decorations and try to scare (in a good way, of course) the kiddies on Halloween? When I was a kid, I REALLY wanted to go to the houses…… See More
The audio for videos, especially the videos produced in a home studio, always seems to take a back seat to the visual aspects involved in the project. I can see why this might be. They are, after all, called “videos,” which seems to imply that sound is less important. But boy is that a mistake! …… See More
This article – along with companion video – shows you how to get rid of saliva noises when recording voice-overs, or any vocals where your mouth is close to the microphone. These saliva “clicks” – along with “p-pops,” (for how to remove those, see our article How to Fix a “P-Pop” in Your Audio With Sound Editing…… See More
[This review originally appeared here in 2013. But I thought I would update it a bit in the wake of all the microphone reviews I’ve been doing in 2016. I still want one of these, BTW:)] I had the privilege of testing out the Sennheiser MKH 416 microphone over the past couple of weeks. What…… See More