NAB 2012 Seminars

— Broadcast audio veteran Dr. Fred Ginsburg, TV audio engineer Robert Bigelow and Audio-Technica’s Steve Savanyu will provide practical information on broadcast recording and microphone techniques —


This year at NAB, Audio-Technica hosted five 30-minute audio instructional sessions throughout the first three days of the show.

Dr. Fred Ginsburg, renowned industry veteran and specialist in production sound recording for motion pictures and video, conducted two sessions each day. The first session focused on microphone techniques and applications used for episodic television with a focus on multi-track recording, and the second session was about techniques for rigging and attaching lavalier microphones to actors for film and video production.
Microphone Techniques for Episodic Television and Features Seminar PDF
Rigging Lavaliers and Wireless Microphones for Film and Video Production Seminar PDF


Robert Bigelow, audio engineer for HBO’s Tremé presented two sessions. First he shared his experiences of recording live music for broadcast on Tremé, and later provided a better understanding of Mid-Side stereo recording.
Recording Live Music for Broadcast Seminar PDF
Mid-Side/Stereo Miking Demystified Seminar PDF


Steve Savanyu, Audio-Technica Director of Educational Services, offered instructions on selecting and using microphones with DSLR cameras, including single- vs. dual-system recording.
Microphone Techniques for Digital SLR (single lens reflex) Cameras Seminar PDF


All NAB 2012 Seminar PDFs
Microphone Techniques for Episodic Television and Features Seminar PDF
Rigging Lavaliers and Wireless Microphones for Film and Video Production Seminar PDF
Recording Live Music for Broadcast Seminar PDF
Mid-Side/Stereo Miking Demystified Seminar PDF
Microphone Techniques for Digital SLR (single lens reflex) Cameras Seminar PDF