Reminding ourselves of something so simple such as being able to hear can help put us in a better perspective on how we see the world.
We are halfway through January of 2019, and hopefully, all of us are still pursuing and working towards our goals and resolutions we set out to accomplish this year.
Even if I went out to record some basic nuance ambience sounds for a short film, I was able to find and record something a lot more interesting to the ear.
That’s the first thing I do when going into a new space whether it would be outdoors, in a prairie, or inside a warehouse. What are the acoustics of the space? The most important thing for those who love sound is listening.
When I first started writing this short guide, the first name of the article was “The Short Guide To Mixing” but realized I was wrong naming it that. Listening is far more important - Gear, technical or sometimes theatrical ideas can come later; much later.