Quick tips: How to get great audio without a recorder. A few years back, the day before I left NYC to London for a shoot, I realized my microphone was broken. It was a Saturday, and most shops that sell them in New York are closed on Saturdays but after a few hours of calling around and paying more money than I wanted to, I got my hands on a new microphone mere hours before my flight.
I show up to the shoot in London and realize I left the microphone at home. The solutionWe live in a world where everyone is walking around with the solution to most video production problems right in their pocket. There two ways you can use your phone to capture some crisp audio using the built-in voice recording app. You do not want to hold it too far, 2-3 feet at most depending on how noisy the….