5 Tips for the Most Common Problems in Vocal Recording

5 Tips for the Most Common Problems in Vocal Recording
Here are some useful tips and techniques used by professionals to get amazing results from vocal recording sessions. With some basic preparation, your studio sessions can be much more productive and yield the sound you have been looking for. 1.Popping Problem: On recordings, when pronouncing “P” and “B” sounds, a...

How to Understand Microphone Specifications

How to Understand Microphone Specifications
When you purchase a microphone, you may be confused by all the microphone specifications listed on the package or the manual. The microphone specifications have a great effect on the sound of recordings. Today we are going to introduce same basic microphone specifications to help you choose the right microphone....

Condenser Microphones vs. Dynamic Microphones

Condenser Microphones vs. Dynamic Microphones
When you're shopping for microphones, you'll encounter a wide variety of microphone types. Today we are going to introduce you to two of the most common types of microphones in the market. We will also help you choose the right microphone for various applications. 1.Condenser Microphones Condenser microphones, also named...

Choosing a Microphone for Your Podcasting

Choosing a Microphone for Your Podcasting
Do you want to sound like what you hear on the radio or other podcasts produced by major broadcast outlets when you’re doing your own podcast? We are going to compare the microphone type, pickup pattern and amplifier to help you choosing the best microphone for podcasting.   Condenser or...

How to Handle a Microphone Like a Pro

How to Handle a Microphone Like a Pro
Microphones are efficaciously the most prevalent instrument for singing or speaking on stage. The proper handling of these implements can be easily overlooked and results in low quality sounds. The following is a list of guidelines on how to properly handle a microphone to get the best possible sound quality...

How to Use a Lavalier Microphone to Record Audio

How to Use a Lavalier Microphone to Record Audio
Lavalier Microphone, also known as lav mic or lapel mic, is a small clip-on microphone that can be attached to a tie or collar. It is positioned close to the speaker's mouth for greater freedom of movement and virtually hands-free operation. Lavalier microphone is best used as external mics for DSLRs, television, theater,...

Six Tips for Better Voiceover Recording

Six Tips for Better Voiceover Recording
In the digital age, there are many ways to get your voice out there as a voiceover performer. Different avenues include movie trailers, commercials, video games, audiobooks, online learning programs, and podcasts. High-quality audio recording is the key to successful voiceover work. In this article, we are going to share...

4 Reasons Why Mic Placement Matters

4 Reasons Why Mic Placement Matters
Microphone placement is critically important to acoustic quality during live performances and recordings.  Microphone placement alone contributes to around 20% of the overall sound while the person, instrument, setting, and microphone choice contributes to around 50%, 20%, and 10% of the overall sound respectively. In this post, we are going...

Microphone Technique Basics for Musical Instruments

Microphone Technique Basics for Musical Instruments
The microphone technique has a powerful effect on the sound of instrument recordings.Today, we are going to introduce few miking techniques for instrument recordings to enhance the sound quality.   Close or Distant Miking Once you have chosen an instrument for recording, place the microphone a few inches away to...