Audio Engineering 101 Microphones for Beginners TUTORIAL
In this class, you’ll learn about the different microphone types and the different situations each type is best in. You’ll also learn about different audio recorders and sound treatment concepts that you can apply to enhance your recording experience.
This class is for beginners who don’t have any prior knowledge of microphones and the audio engineering world. It’s also for those who are curious about the different types of microphones and recorders.
Note that this class will primarily serve as an overview of the equipment I mention and will not be an extensive tutorial on how to use any specific piece of equipment.
Lessons will include topics on:
- Dynamic Microphones
- Large Diaphragm Condenser Mics
- Small Diaphragm Condenser Mics
- Shotgun Mics
- Camera-Mounted Mics
- Lavalier/Lapel Mics
- Boundary Mics
- Stereo Mics
- Mic Technique for each type
- Audio Recorders: Interfaces, Mixers, & Field Recorders
- Recording Tips
- Sound Treatment Concepts & Tips
By the end of the class, you will learn everything you need to optimize your audio recording experience.