Category: Update

Contact Microphones Update

I have been using the JrF C-Series contact mic for a few months now and have realised just how tough it actually is to record content with a contact microphone – especially if its a longer recording that you’re after. Things I’ve learnt along the way include: Placement is everything – The sound can drastically change based on the position…

The Sound Architect

Around 2 months ago I was contacted by Sam Hughes from The Sound Architect as he was after someone to help him run the news section of his website. On top of that, he also asked me to help edit the podcast which I was really interested in. I agreed to help him and have been working with him since.   Editing the…

Update – February 2016

It’s been almost an entire year since I last posted a blog! It’s been pretty crazy, especially after leaving university. As soon as I left I went straight up to Scotland to provide production audio for the feature length film ‘Quotation’. I felt that everything that I had learnt from all previous shoots had all come together to create a…

Ludum Dare 31

This post is a little late, but a few weeks ago I participated in Ludum Dare 31 alongside Chance Miller (Programmer, www.technicaldaze.co.uk) and Richard McCarthy (Artist, pixelscream.net). They created a relaxing game called ‘Snow’, where you play as a fox pushing and building snowballs to create a snowman. There are also collectable hats.   I created the sound effects for the…

Past couple of weeks

In the past couple of weeks I have been involved in a couple more productions run by Solent Productions that has kept me pretty busy. Firstly, I was involved in a behind the scenes/promotional style project for Sony, which was to inform people on how they are able to broadcast the World Cup in 4K. I was the sound recordist…

Some recent things

It’s been a while since I updated this site, but the end of year two of University was pretty hectic, and i’ve been pretty busy since then too. A couple of weeks ago, I started production on a drama mini series called ‘Til Death, where I worked as a location sound mixer/boom operator for Solent TV. The shoot lasted for…