Introduction to Sound Recording Equipment

02.10.2017 - 13:00 to 15:00
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Location: Film Studio
Course leader: Eivind Vedlog

Within this two-hour course, students will be given a basic introduction to the sound equipment currently available at KiT. The course will cover the following subjects:

- Different types of microphones and their usage
- Sound mixer setups: in and out signals, phantom power, the difference between microphone and line signals
- H4 and H6 Zoom recorders: general use and set up of recorders, internal and external microphones, sound file formats, sound levels, etc.
- windscreens
- how to sync audio to video

Students will carry out a practical exercise of a sound recording situation. Students should offer suggestions for a practical exercise based on some ideas of that they would like to do that require audio recording.

Image: The Conversation, Francis Ford Coppola

Postal address:
Kunstakademiet i Trondheim
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
N-7491 Trondheim

Visiting address:
Innherredsveien 7 (Industribygget)

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Tel. +47 73 59 79 00
Fax. +47 73 59 79 20