Location Sound Training 101
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Location Sound Training 101

Turn your music knowledge into a high paying job!
4.0 (18 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
68 students enrolled
Created by Fergus Lowrey
Last updated 8/2019
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Current price: $65.99 Original price: $94.99 Discount: 31% off
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This course includes
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Students will learn how to capture great sound for TV, Film and Branded Content
  • How to hold a boom, how to place a lav mic, how to behave on set and what gear you need to get started
Requirements
  • None
Description

In this course you will learn the basics of location sound for film and TV.  Location sound is an important job on any production.  Our course covers everything from understanding different types of microphones, to how to position your boom pole.  If you can play guitar you can a learn location sound.  Location sound has a very high rate of pay in most major cities, day rates vary from $250 - $700 per day.   

Who this course is for:
  • Musicians look to make more money using what they already know!
Course content
Expand 25 lectures 01:50:39
+ Introduction
25 lectures 01:50:39
A Deeper Look at a Beginner Kit
09:37
How To Connect Microphones to the Recorder
06:35
Settings, Knobs, and Recording
06:35
Pickup Patterns, and Microphone Placement
11:31
How to use the Boom Pole
08:40
Lavalier Microphones and How to Mount Them
03:58
Wireless Frequencies
05:19
Timecode and Syncing on Set
02:29
Powering Your Devices
05:47
Expanding Your Basic Kit
02:40
Expanding Your Basic Kit pt. II - The C-Stand
05:29
Set Etiquette and Personal Hygiene
02:54
Sound Blankets
04:06
Analog vs. Digital Recording in Mixers
04:19
Limiters and You
02:52
Tone and Calibration
03:09
Windscreens, Deadcats, and the Wind
02:10
Wildsounds, and Wildtakes
02:59
Navigating How to Connect Directly to the Camera
04:37