Sony F55 V Lock problem solved

Sony F55 V Lock problem solved

I have been using for some time a pair of Audio Ltd 2000′s as a camera hop, they make a great hop and I have a couple of different Hawkwoods bracket type arrangements that I use to attach them to a camera. My favourite puts the radio mic receivers inside a box which attaches between the V-Lock and the battery on the back of the camera. It has integral leads for connecting the receivers and the camera. My other option also involves a...

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Kashflow – time saving accounts feature

Kashflow – time saving accounts feature

Kashflow has recently added a new feature to their online accounting software. You can now – if you are with certain uk banks  (listed below) import your statement data directly into the Kashflow programme. I’m looking forward to saving myself loads of time when they add the feature for my bank. What is so good about it? Well currently you have to download your statement from your bank, open it in a spreadsheet (and make some...

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Why do you need a sound recordist

Why do you need a sound recordist

Later this week I have the pleasure of speaking at the Northcape film festival – in the most Northern most city in Europe. Martin Harries will also be attending to do two talks about Post Prodcution sound. On Friday I will be giving this talk: ”Why your sound recordist is important to your film” A film’s soundtrack starts with the recording on location. It’s often an area that is underated, particularly by novice film makers...

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Sound Devices 633 – First look review

Sound Devices 633 – First look review

I’ve been using my 633 for just over a week and I have to say I am loving it! All the things I thought might be a problem seem not to be so far and I’m slowly sorting out the settings and work flow that suit me. I had wondered if using my Audio 2040 radio mics would be a pain with it as they are mic level rather than line (and 3 of the mixers inputs are line level only) it’s been fine so far. I’ve had leads made up that...

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