If you have been around in the tech world for a while you would have probably heard of Blackmagic, if not Blackmagic is in some ways the Behringer of the video world. The common devices most techs will come in contact with are their convertors and the ATEM switchers. The ATEM switchers (bar one) are […]Read More
Q: It can enhance and it can destroy, what is it? A: EQ Every sound console has some form of EQ control. Depending on the level, spec, and type of console you have, the amount of control can vary from a very simple 2/3-band eq (fixed low, mid, high) to a multiband parametric eq. It […]Read More
So we’re back looking at console config and this time the output section. Depending on the size of your console there are be a variety of output types. Most consoles will typically have Main Left and Right, and at least 1 aux. The bigger console the more options, sub groups, matrix’s, mono / centre feed there […]Read More
Being organised is something that for many is natural and easy. For others, like myself it’s not one of our positive points. In this Back To Basics post I am focusing on console config. When I refer to config, I am talking about how we layout out channels and utilise our outputs. Analogue style: […]Read More
A few years ago I was working on the TV digital switch over project around Manchester and Bolton. One of my roles many roles involved visiting homes and setting up their TV with a digital box. Many homes either already had a digital tv or just needed a digital box plugging in and setting up. […]Read More
The days of the bright, luminous, orange paper on the church notice board have passed. Clipart is no more, and comic sans has been banished to the font bin. Graphic design is one of those thinks that can often take more time than needed and if your like me and you are fussy you end up with […]
Drum mics.... Are you a kick snare and overheads or do you mic the whole lot? What do you use on yours?