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This 4th edition Focal Press book, Producing Great Sound for Film and Video: Expert Tips from Preproduction to Final Mix by author and audio guru Jay Rose, is a revised version of his popular text for a new generation of filmmakers. You'll learn practical, time-saving ways to get better recordings, solve problems with existing audio, create compelling tracks, and boost your filmmaking to the next level.
Here you'll find real-world advice and practical guidelines for every aspect of your soundtrack: planning and budgeting, field and studio recording, editing, sound effects and music, audio repair, processing, and mixing. Rose's combination of solid technical information and a clear, step-by-step approach has made this the go-to book for producers and film students for over a decade.
New in this edition:
-Insights and from-the-trenches tips from top professionals
-Instructions for getting the best results from new DSLRs and digital recorders
-An all-new companion website with downloadable diagnostics, examples, and exercises for you to try
-What you need to know about new regulations for wireless mics and broadcast loudness
-An expanded "How Do I Fix This?" section to help you solve problems quickly
Chapter 1: Audio Basics
Chapter 2: How Digital Audio Works
Chapter 3: Audio on a Wire
Chapter 4: Planning and Pre-Pro
Chapter 5: Budgeting, Scheduling, and Pre-production
Chapter 6: Production Sound
Chapter 7: Production Mic Technique
Chapter 8: Production Recording
Chapter 9: Recording, Voice-overs, ADR, and Effects (available as an online supplement)