What do the movie The Making of Mr. Right, the television show Live at the Apollo, and American Express commercials have in common with your video productions? Sure, the former all had the advantage of big bucks pro gear and mega-salaried talent. But they also share the application of audio recording techniques that you can duplicate with consumer equipment. Like any enthusiast, we appreciate how simplicity can open up the creative floodgates. To get the best sound from your camcorder, listen up as I explain how to use pro techniques with consumer tools. Read More »
One of the hardest parts of a video project is finding the music that fits – the song that best evokes the desired emotion. As it is, for the most part, illegal to use most of the songs you can download from Amazon or iTunes, it can be frustrating trying to find places to get good stuff for a low cost, even free.
Below is a list of some sites where you can get music for you productions, some free, some paid. But the good thing is that it’s all 100% legal. Read More »