CTVA 358 and FTV534 Presentations: Location Sound Recording

Why Learn Production Sound?

filmmakingFilmmaking is a collaborative art. If you want to run solo, just be a writer. But if you want to make a movie, it requires a team of highly qualified experts. We learn Production Sound not only in order to learn how to function in that role, but also to understand the capabilities and limitations of that department on a shoot.

The Priorities of Recording

multitrack-film-tv iconProduction Mixers are responsible for capturing the live sounds on a set, but there are priorities to consider. Not all sounds are equally important. Here is an overview of: dialogue, perspective, sync sound effects, wild lines, wild sound effects, background tracks, and proper room tone/ambiance.

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