Audio for video: Sennheiser launches online tutorial for filmmakers
In a total of five episodes, Geert Verdickt shows ambitious filmmakers how to record perfect sound for their videos, and does it in a way that is both professional and entertaining.
“The video series is packed with useful tips on every aspect of audio for video, ranging from everyday situations to particularly challenging filming environments,”
The subjects dealt with in the tutorials include wireless audio recording, choosing the right microphone, recording with DSLR cameras and using shotgun microphones, as well as tips and tricks for avoiding proximity effect and reducing wind noise.
A win-win situation
Not only does each tutorial provide valuable information, it also gives participants a chance to win an attractive prize by answering a question on the subject. For each episode, there will be a chance to win three combinations of an MKE 600, Sennheiser‘s new video shotgun microphone and a set of classic HD 25-II headphones. The winners will be drawn from all the correct answers submitted.
About Geert Verdickt
Geert Verdickt is a Belgium-based video journalist whose passion is to travel the world in search of good stories. His achievements have already won him many international awards, as well as invitations to congresses, workshops and trade fairs, where he talks about his work. He gives workshops for numerous television companies, whose employees he not only trains but also inspires. The 33-year-old sums up his philosophy as follows: “For me, filmmaking is where the eye meets the ear to reach out for the heart.”
Sennheiser is a world-leading manufacturer of microphones, headphones and wireless transmission systems. Established in 1945 in Wedemark, Germany, Sennheiser is now a global brand represented in 60 countries around the world with U.S. headquarters in Old Lyme, Connecticut. Sennheiser's pioneering excellence in technology has rewarded the company with numerous awards and accolades including an Emmy, a Grammy, and the Scientific and Engineering Award of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
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