Location Sound Recording

Course Dates: 24th September 2018 - 5th October 2018 
Course Tutor: Merv Gerard

Course Overview

Subsidised by Creative Skillset Film Skills Fund this course is aimed at industry professionals who want a better understanding of film sound recording, this course will provide the background knowledge, theory and practical skills required to achieve broadcast quality sound.

This course covers

  • Recording sound on location
  • Working methods for drama and documentary shooting
  • Microphones - use, tips & techniques
  • Location Mixers
  • Digital video cameras and recorders
  • An overview of non-linear and multi-track recording
  • Timecode
  • Stereo
  • First line maintenance

Practical exercises include two separate documentary locations, as well as single camera and 2-camera drama shoots

By the end of the course you will be fully equipped with the knowledge of what is technically and aesthetically required to record sound for film.

Number of places: 8
Duration: 10 days

Freelance Rate: £900
Corporate Rate: £900

Subsidised by Creative Skillset Film Skills Fund this course is aimed specifically at people looking to work in the UK film sector and actively encourages applications from underrepresented groups

How To Apply

Please complete the application form to apply for a place on this course. 
Email scotland@nfts.co.uk or call us on 0141 422 6461 if you need assistance with your application.
As this course is subsidised by Creative Skillset, Scottish Government bursaries are not available for this course. 







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