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Fred GinsburgFred Ginsburg CAS, Ph.D., MBKS is a highly experienced and award winning professional sound mixer whose decades of work includes features, episodic TV series, national TV commercials, corporate, and government. He is a member of the Cinema Audio Society, University Film & Video Assocation,  and the British Kinematograph Sound & Television Society (aka The Moving Image Society). He was formerly the president of the Equipment Emporium Inc, and this site is the successor to Equipment Emporium.com

Fred holds doctorate, graduate, and undergraduate degrees in filmmaking; has published more than 120 articles; and wrote the "Guide to the Nagra 4.2 and Production Sound Recording" . He currently instructs at California State University, Northridge (CSUN); Chapman Universithy Dodge College; and has conducted seminars/workshops for over 90 organizations worldwide. He works as an instructor and consultant for Audio Technica, K-Tek, and Tascam.

Fred is president of the EQE Media & Consulting Group, which specializes in professional instruction and consulting.

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