Top 10 Tips For Eliminating Microphone Pops And Plosives
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Top 10 Tips For Eliminating Microphone Pops And Plosives

Microphone pops from vocal plosives (aka stop consonants) sound terrible (in every situation but beatboxing). Whether you’re presenting live, singing in a studio, or speaking in a broadcast setting, plosives should be avoided and eliminated at all costs. Here Are The Top 10 Tips For Eliminating Microphone Pops And Plosives: This article will explain each…

How And Where To Attach A Lavalier/Lapel Microphone
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How And Where To Attach A Lavalier/Lapel Microphone

Lavalier and lapel microphones. Sometimes you see them; sometimes you don’t. Sometimes it’s effortless to hide them away, sometimes it’s not practical, and sometimes they absolutely must not be seen! So how and where do we attach a lavalier/lapel microphone? Lavalier (lapel) microphones often have removable clips that attach to clothing and other material. Alternatively, adhesive…

How To (& How Not To) Properly Hold A Boom Pole And Microphone
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How To (& How Not To) Properly Hold A Boom Pole And Microphone

Whether you’re a seasoned audio professional, a newcomer, or an extra body on a film set, you may be tasked with operating the boom pole and microphone. Boom mics are excellent for capturing sound for video without being included in the frame. Holding a boom pole properly will maximize the effectiveness of a boom microphone and…

How To Hold A Microphone When Singing Live
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How To Hold A Microphone When Singing Live

The lyrics are memorized; rehearsals are done; the spotlight is on, and you’re on stage holding the microphone, ready to sing for the audience. From my experience on the stage and as a sound technician, I have come to realize the significance of proper microphone-holding technique. So how should we hold a microphone when singing live?…

How To Hold A Microphone When Public Speaking And Presenting
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How To Hold A Microphone When Public Speaking And Presenting

You’re free from the podium, holding the microphone, and the spotlight is on you. Everyone can hear what you’ve got to say, or can they? If you’ve ever wondered how to hold a microphone properly, this article has the answer for you! So how do we hold a microphone when public speaking and presenting? The…