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Documentary Tips, Issue #021 -- Rigging Your DSLR For Pro Audio
May 28, 2013

May 2013 - Documentary Tips Issue #021


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Rigging Your DSLR For Pro Audio

DSLR Audio

Are you shooting your documentary with a DSLR camera? (We're using the Canon 60D) If so, there's no doubt you've discovered their limitations with capturing audio.

I've put together a page that outlines exactly what you need to know about DSLR audio and the various ways you can rig up your camera to capture the best audio possible. I also discovered some great videos that help explain it all.

DSLR Audio | Rigging Up A DSLR Camera To Capture Pro Audio

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DSLR Audio | Rigging Up A DSLR Camera To Capture Pro Audio -- Learn what you need to make your DSLR camera a lean mean filmmaking machine.

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Your Questions

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Your Documentary Ideas

Unwanted: Dead or Alive | Documentary Idea -- As a young girl, I learned that I was adopted. Like many others before me, I am now on the quest to find my birth family...

Invisible Pain | Documentary Idea - There are so many people walking around in the US living a double life of pain and suffering of chronic illness and diseases, that they end up being referred to mostly, as "women's conditions."...

12 Months and A Dream | Documentary Idea - For children born in the west, Dreams, Money and Success are never far away. The potential given to each individual child is immense but very few realize it...

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Much Much More!

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