De-Prepping After A Shoot

So often we think about how we prep for a shoot. Today I want to talk about de-prepping after a shoot. This step is just as important and sets you up for success in upcoming shoots. My show recently wrapped production on principle production at the end of May and we took 2 weeks to…

NAB: Lectrosonics Seminar

While at NAB 2017 I was lucky enough to attend one of the Lectrosonics Reality TV seminars. Lectrosonics has now posted those seminars on their YouTube channel. Enjoy! If you look closely in the video above you can see me too! About the Author Andrew Jones is a location sound mixer based in Los Angeles.…

How to Approach Audio for a TV Commercial

While in Las Vegas I had the pleasure of bouncing over to Stickman Sound and chatting about how to approach the sound needs of a ad agency TV commercial.  PS. It was like 104°F in Vegas, turning off the AC was not an option 😉 we’ll fix it in post. About the Author Andrew Jones…

Review: Sennheiser Ambeo + Zoom F8

It’s been about three weeks since I first got my Sennehsier Ambeo and I feel first impressions have worn off and I now have my head wrapped around what the Ambeo/F8 combo really is all about. First the Zoom F8 is the smallest professional recorder with an “Ambisonic mode.” The feature showcased in the video…

Review: Battery Tracking App

I was on a shoot this last week playing around with my new um200c and I wanted to track the battery life it was getting. Normally you could look in the manual to see the battery life chart but battery size has come along way since the um200c came out. That’s when I came across…