Interview: Randy Coppinger

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Randy Coppinger has been dealing with voice and microphones for over sixteen years and is currently Dialog Production Supervisor at Disney Publishing Worldwide. He is active on twitter…

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Experiments with Digital Microphones

Friday, February 15, 2013

While AES42 compliant digital microphones are relatively new to the audio world, they’re not “brand-spanking” new. There have been several on the market for a few years now,…

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Using Shotgun Microphones Indoors

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Javier Zumer has a cool post up on his blog about Using Shotgun Microphones Indoors. I have been researching an idea that I have been hearing for a…

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Crash Course In Location Sound, Special 2 Hour Webinar with Ric Viers

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Crash Course In Location Sound is a two hour live webinar that will give you an overview of location sound for film and television taught by Ric Viers,…

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Tim Nielsen Special: MS Recording

Friday, August 12, 2011

[Written by Tim Nielsen] I’ve been recording with MS since I started in this industry, about 12 years ago now. There are of course many other recording techniques…

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Tim Nielsen Special: On Microphone Addiction

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

[Written by Tim Nielsen] My name is Tim Nielsen, and I’m a micaholic. It has been four months since my last microphone purchase, an adorable little Neumann XY…

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Ric Viers Special: How To Achieve “Million Dollar” Sound Without A Million Dollars

Thursday, March 17, 2011

[Written by Ric Viers for Designing Sound] A few months ago, I was watching an episode of Family Guy. Peter Griffin was up to his usual antics and…

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Ric’s Tips and Tricks: Mic Stands [Part 2]

Thursday, March 17, 2011

[Ric Viers has prepared a series of quick videos, where he will be sharing some useful tips and tricks for anyone who records sound effects in the field. All...

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Ric Viers Special: Ten Things You Should Take With You When Field Recording

Monday, March 7, 2011

[Written by Ric Viers for Designing Sound] Recording in the field is like camping: you only have the supplies you take with you! When you go camping, you…

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Introducing The Sound Effects Bible Starter Kit, Exclusively for Designing Sound Readers

Thursday, March 3, 2011

During this month, our special guest Ric Viers has created an special promotion exclusively for Designing Sound readers, called The Sound Effects Bible Starter Kit, a package that…

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