Posts tagged with: TV Sound

  • Boom Operator: Six ways to improve your skills - The Sound Jack

Boom Operator: Six ways to improve your skills

A boom operator should be neither seen nor heard. They are the stealth ninjas on set recording a video’s sonic story. Without an experienced boom operator, your project is sure to fail.  Need help understanding the mechanics of a boom operator...
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  • Sound Restoration Cover - The Sound Jack

Sound Restoration: How to reduce noise and who to hire

Sound restoration is the process of removing extraneous noise such as: hums, hissing, pops, crackling or environment noises like an airplane or train. With today’s “run n’ gun” shooting style for videos, the need for sound restoration is growing. Media...
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  • Sound Mixing: Three reasons why you should hire a professional

Sound Mixing: Three reasons why you should hire a professional

Sound mixing is more than just pushing faders and tweaking knobs. It is an art form. Randy Thom, a well renowned sound mixer that has worked on award-winning films like The Revenant, said, “Mixing is figuring out what is essential...
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  • Sound Editing: What How and Why

Sound Editing: What, How and Why

Sound editing refers to the crucial work that sound engineers do in post-production for film, TV, commercials, videos or podcasts. Without sound editors we wouldn’t know the signature sound of Luke Skywalker’s light saber, understand what the E-Trade baby is...
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