As I have been filming more and more video I have been really struggling with ways to improve the audio quality of my footage.
It seemed that no matter what I did, or what gear I was using, I always ended up with a massive amount of noise in my audio.
This led to more and more expensive gear purchases – without much benefit. But, as with most things in photography that seem easy but aren’t – the problem was largely with my technique – not my gear.
Fortunately, I recently had the opportunity to hang out with a bunch of musicians for an afternoon and got some really killer tips for recording better audio.
So to help you avoid the same mistakes that I have been making, here are three easy tips for recording way better audio with your video.