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Setting up Microphone to avoid feedback

I have a shotgun microphone which I'd like to be able to use while using my speakers. I find this to be very practical when, for example, talking to other people without needing a headset. However, ...
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How to create intentional audio feedback loops with level volume

When creating intentional video feedback loops (by pointing a camera at a monitor), the camera automatically equalizes the brightness so that the screen is not all black or all white. This is what ...
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Practical difference between channel gain, fader and amp gain

Why do channel gain, fader and amp gain all seem to affect the sound differently, particularly when it comes to feedback? Is this just a placebo effect? Is it a symptom that something is connected ...
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Loud buzzing noise using Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 on Macbook

I just bought a used Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 from Guitar Center online. The focusrite website says that no drivers are needed for the mac, and don't even have any links for downloads. I have a '15 ...
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Loud Whining Sound with Start/Stop of Audio

I get an loud whining sound after a big pop oftentimes when my laptop is hooked up to my monitors and there's no music playing. My Setup 2 x Presonus Eris E5 M-Audio M-track (v1) 2 x female XLR to ...
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Why aren't all-pass filters used for rinnging out mics?

The common thing to do when ringing out microphones is to use a paramertic-eq with a narrow q and notch out the first few problematic frequency's. There are also some feedback-killer products that ...
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Feedback loop frequency

Is their an average frequency range of a feedback loop. One created by a speaker and a mic to be slightly more specific.
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How much of an effect does gain structure have on feedback?

When I was a beginner live sound engineer, I was taught that if my gain is set too high, my mics would run too hot and increase my chances of feedback. I experienced this in practice and would double-...
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How can I prevent feedback when using wireless mics in a Theater in the Round?

I'm a NYC based director. What is the best way to avoid feedback from wireless mics in a Theater in the Round layout or in an environmental immersive staging?
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How do you eliminate or lessen feedback?

I have a 24 channel mackie mixing board, and I am trying to run two shure super 55s through the board and into two EV 1 inch monitors. I am getting a large amount of feedback whenever I try to get any ...
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Tips for Television Sound Design?

With close to 30 years of Sound Design experience in live theater, I would have thought doing sound for a television series would be quite easy. I'm surprised that it's actually a bit of a challenge. ...
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Behringer X32 digital feedback loop

I've been using the "new" Behringer X32. Occasionally, and still without knowing exactly why, I get a digital feedback and the master volume goes to top. No specific frequency, just a digital ...
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Assassins Creed Sound Design

Hey guys, so I was hoping I could get some feedback on a project that I did for class, all the sounds were self recorded (only sound that wasn't ours was the crow aha). But yah let me know if you like ...
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Can you tell what's going on in this clip? Is it obvious?

I was given an assignment by a prospective employer to test my sound design skills. They gave me a short, 2-paragraph description of a scene and then gave me three days to create the scene with sound. ...
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Live micing mare! 2 performers, ina tight booth, outdoors, 2ft from speakers, no engineer

Ive been asked to spec mics and sound for a outdoor mini theatre production. Involving 2 performers in a booth (think punch & judy lifeseze). Theywant to mic voices and add incidental underscore ...
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Looking for some feedback on my first project!?

Hey guys just looking for some feedback and critical comments. This is one of my first projects in school. Rip me apart let me know everything I could do to make it better. Thanks! Heres the link: ...
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Sound design feedback?

Hit me with critical. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rO8BrDJbL8&context=C3b05fd2ADOEgsToPDskKQtOpX1iUCRYr3CGmsQswg It was weird using xylophone, it had such an overwhelming amount of sound ...
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Sound Design - Sound Replacement Exercise Feedback

Hey guys, So I've been working on this sound replacement exercise for practice, would it be too much trouble to ask for some feedback/constructive criticism? Would be much appreciated! Video is ...
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Uni Project Feedback and soundcloud giveaway

Hey everyone! So I have finished the creative project that I posted earlier. You can view it here - The Arrival on Vimeo. I am looking for constructive feedback on the project, and to show my ...
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General Reel Feedback

Hi Everyone, I've cut together my first linear audio reel and was hoping a few of you might tear it apart before I plaster it all over the place, burn a big stack of DVDs and pound some pavement in ...
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Sound Design Reel

Hi guys, This is my first demo reel( http://vimeo.com/33159167 ) and wanted to share with you. Any comments are welcome. Thanks in advance, Marco
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Would love feedback on my latest project

Hey everyone, I'd love to get some feedback here for this short 27 second clip that I sound designed. It is a piece I made for fun and then turned into a more serious work. It is a redesign of a ...
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Hello, want to hear some critique of my latest work.

This is a student short i recorded sound for and now got to do the sound post. What do you guys think? http://vimeo.com/31074340 password is socialsounddesign
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A Feedback Compressor

I was perusing website a few days ago and ran across the routing/bussing schematics for a "feedback compressor." Now I can't find the page and I'm wondering what exactly a "feedback compressor" is? ...
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Feedback On My Sounds

Hey All, This is my first time posting! I wanted to get some feedback on my sounds. I've been designing sound for Radio for years...I got sick of typical cheesy stuff I was forced to produce with ...
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Question about podium mics which you may be able to help with.

Let's say I had a mic on a gooseneck on a podium, and the PA was blaring and very loud. The gooseneck is pretty much bolted to the floor. There is usually a huge feedback ring around 250-300. Could ...
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Feedback on Short Film Sound

Yikes, didn't know how nervous I would be putting my work out to such a great group of professionals, but here we go: WAIT is a short film I wrote and produced last year. In addition, as a challenge ...
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Game trailer feedback?

Hello everyone if you have time could you give my clip a watch and give me any pointers to improve? Sadly the conversion Vimeo has done has really effected the sound quality for some reason? Link - ...
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Feedback needed

Hey guys! I hate to spam with more videos with feedback required. But i need your help. I want to apply to do a placement in the summer or possibly even a year long placement (either in UK or USA, ...
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feedback on re-design scene from [Rec]

Hello. I'm a wannabe sound designer. All times i'm trying to learn as much as i can by reading, watching, listening and trying. Before I start working with young filmmakers in no-budget productions, I ...
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Feedback on a 1 minute shortfilm?

Hello everyone Please could I get some feedback on the clip with suggestions for improvements for the sound? Link - http://vimeo.com/19744059 Thanks and I look forward to the replies. Adrian
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Newbie Sound Designer Would Love Some Feedback

Hi all, I'm relatively new to doing sound design so I was hoping that I could get some critiques from the community :) My background is in musical composition; I actually just got my undergrad degree ...
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Feedback on short film…

Last September I worked as a boom operator on "Eyes to See". It was the first actual film I worked on having previously worked only in various video formats. You can check it out at thedoorpost.com. ...
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Made some work - Need feedback

I keep doing sound design exercises by re-designing visuals found around the web. Last time it was rockets and marsmachine, so this time i wanted to try something mystic and fragile to recreate. ...
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Feedback on sound challenge webpage.

I am creating a page on my site that is designed to get people to take a sound I recorded and manipilate it into something new. Then post the new manipulated sound for others to hear. I think it would ...
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Feedback on my clip

Hello sound designers! Please give me some feedback on my work. It's a intro/promo clip for my site Cvrgoje Sound. Here is the clip http://www.cvrgoje.com/demo Also you can find it on YouTube http://...
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Feedback on my sound design.

Hi everyone. I am hoping for some feedback on a work that I am in the last stage of completing. It is a sound replacement clip from Star Trek, the Future Begins. I am interested in opinions and ...
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Any feedback on the monthly Sound Design Challenge now that it's done?

I've gotten some great feedback from people who participated in the Sound Design Challenge here, on Vimeo and on my website; but I wanted to find out if anyone watching from afar has any feedback as ...
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Looking for critiques on a practice sound design

Things I would do differently after watching it again: Offset the track so it has the proper echo delay. Found more crumbling sounds for the roof caving in (but they would have to be the proper ...
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To francophone users: would you, please, give me feedback on my covering letter?

Hi everyone, I just came across a job offer at Dubbing Brothers and I'm all shaking to the idea of convincing them it's a job for me! I'm not asking you for help with the content, just tell me if ...
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Video Game Trailer Critique?

Hey guys. I just asked a question the other day (maybe yesterday) about how I can practice sound design. I got some really good feedback and saw a few people that had posted their videos to be ...
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Evaluation of sound designs.

How do you currently evaluate your sound designs? We all receive comments (verbal and written) from our colleagues (Supervising sound editor, Re-recording engineer, Director etc.), but does anyone ...
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Loneliness Lies in Twos - Looking for Feedback

Hi, I recently worked on a self-funded (no budget) project and I am looking for feedback on my work. A questionnaire is online for you to fill in. Below, you can find three links; a link to the ...