by Alec Nisbett

Paperback(5th ed)



This book is for everyone who maintains a creative interest in sound, whether as sound recordist, balancer, audio engineer or as a director, writer performer or student. For many years this book has been an authoritative text for students and practitioners in the field of sound recording.

Designed to allow you to dip in at whichever point you need to refer to and understand the content without being lost in technical jargon.

An accessible introduction to the subject.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780240512921
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date: 05/01/1993
Edition description: 5th ed
Pages: 480

Table of Contents

Audio techniques and equipment; The sound medium; Stereo; Studios; Microphones; Microphone balance; Speech balance; Music balance; Monitoring and control; Volume and dynamics; Filters and equalization; Artificial reverberation; Line sources;
Fades and mixes; Sound effects; Shaping sound; Editing; Film and video sound; Planning and routine; Communication in sound; Glossary; Bibliography.

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