Whilst working on my short-film for assignment 3, I have been using my Tascom digital audio recorder and shotgun microphone for better audio reproduction.  This has been a continuing learning-curve as the instruction manual tells you where to find each function in it’s menu system; but doesn’t explain what the functions do or what they … More Sound

Shotgun mic.

Today I ventured in to new territory with my equipment and had a play with my shotgun mic for the first time.  I mounted the mic to a handheld boom which I clamped to a light-stand so I could keep it in a raised position whilst I played with the Tuscam recorder to figure out … More Shotgun mic.