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Synopsis:

 The Location Sound Bible is a complete guide to recording dialog on location. Topics include audio basics, microphone selection, wireless systems, recording and mixing techniques, and the Ten Location Sound Commandments, but it’s more than just cables and connectors. This book takes you behind the scenes of Ric Viers’ work on feature films, television shows, broadcast news, courtroom dramas, music videos, and more.  

About the Author

 Ric Viers has worked in the film and television industry for more than fifteen years. His location sound credits include hundreds of productions for nearly every major television network, Universal Studios, Dateline, Good Morning America, Disney, and many others. Known as the “Rock and Roll Professor of Sound,” Viers has hosted several video series including Rode University, Rode Rage, and The Detroit Chop Shop Video Diaries. His sound design work has been used in major motion pictures, television shows, radio programs, and video games. In 2007, Viers launched his own label, Blastwave FX, to celebrate the release of his 100th sound effects library. Viers is the author of The Sound Effects Bible and is considered to be the world’s largest independent provider of sound effects, with more than 250,000 sounds and over 600 sound effects libraries to his credit. He has produced sound libraries for numerous publishers, including Adobe, Apple, Blastwave FX, Sony, Sound Ideas, and The Hollywood Edge. For more information visit www.ricviers.com.

Table of Contents

 TABLE OF CONTENTS 
Preface
Location Sound
Sound Basics
Microphone Basics
Microphone For Location Sound
Boom Techniques
Lav Techniques
Wireless Systems
Plant Mic Techniques
Microphone Selection
Recorders
Sync
Mixers
Monitoring
Signal Flow
Power
Building A Sound Package
The Ten Location Sound Commandments
Applications – Types of Field Production
Set Etiquette
The Business of Show Biz
That’s A Wrap!
About The Author

Product Details

ISBN:
9781615931200
Author:
Viers, Ric
Publisher:
Michael Wiese Productions
Subject:
Film - General
Subject:
Film and Television-Reference
Subject:
Film and Television-Production
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20120931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
426
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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 The Location Sound Bible is a complete guide to recording dialog on location. Topics include audio basics, microphone selection, wireless systems, recording and mixing techniques, and the Ten Location Sound Commandments, but it’s more than just cables and connectors. This book takes you behind the scenes of Ric Viers’ work on feature films, television shows, broadcast news, courtroom dramas, music videos, and more.  

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