How to Record Better Audio on Any Budget

How to Record Better Audio on Any Budget

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#97 - Everyone always wants to talk about the latest cameras that just came out, but the better way to spend your money is on making your videos sound better. And even if you don’t have any extra budget to put towards a better microphone or audio recorder, there are a lot of tips and tricks for capturing better sound.In this episode I chat with Curtis Judd about how to record high quality audio, what gear he recommends for both the cheapest and high-end budgets, and common audio mistakes to avoid when making videos.Chapters / Timestamps00:00 - Introduction01:21 - Curtis' Background04:52 - Choosing to Focus on Audio & Lighting11:27 - Audio Gear Evolution23:23 - Tips for Hiding a Lav Mic26:34 - High Quality Audio on a Low Budget32:00 - Upgrading to a Medium Budget39:30 - Curtis' Favorite Microphones48:53 - Most Common Audio Mistakes to Avoid53:30 - Final ThoughtsItems MentionedCurtis Judd's YouTube ChannelCurtis Judd's WebsiteCanon C100 Mark II CameraCaleb's Review of the C100 Mark II Rode NTG3 Shotgun MicMix Pre 6TAKSTAR SGC-600Rode VideoMic NTGDeity V-Mic D3 ProCurtis' Video About How to Boom Your Camera Shotgun MicDPA Microphones 4017BSennheiser MKH 8050Shure TwinPlex TL48Shure SM7BEarthworks SR314BElectro-Voice RE20
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#97 - Everyone always wants to talk about the latest cameras that just came out, but the better way to spend your money is on making your videos sound better. And even if you don’t have any extra budget to put towards a better microphone or audio recorder, there are a lot of tips and tricks for capturing better sound.In this episode I chat with Curtis Judd about how to record high quality audio, what gear he recommends for both the cheapest and high-end budgets, and common audio mistakes to avoid when making videos.Chapters / Timestamps00:00 - Introduction01:21 - Curtis' Background04:52 - Choosing to Focus on Audio & Lighting11:27 - Audio Gear Evolution23:23 - Tips for Hiding a Lav Mic26:34 - High Quality Audio on a Low Budget32:00 - Upgrading to a Medium Budget39:30 - Curtis' Favorite Microphones48:53 - Most Common Audio Mistakes to Avoid53:30 - Final ThoughtsItems MentionedCurtis Judd's YouTube ChannelCurtis Judd's WebsiteCanon C100 Mark II CameraCaleb's Review of the C100 Mark II Rode NTG3 Shotgun MicMix Pre 6TAKSTAR SGC-600Rode VideoMic NTGDeity V-Mic D3 ProCurtis' Video About How to Boom Your Camera Shotgun MicDPA Microphones 4017BSennheiser MKH 8050Shure TwinPlex TL48Shure SM7BEarthworks SR314BElectro-Voice RE20
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