Steelism: The Soundtrack To Your Life

The recent NPR Weekend feature on Nashville-based Steelism was the wider world’s first introduction to this quirky and appealing band. Founded by multi-instrumentalist Jeremy Fetzer and pedal-steel virtuoso Spencer Cullum, Jr, Steelism is differentiated from a sea of indy acts by its focus on music, Read More …

Higher Production Value Through Cheating in Post

One of the biggest challenges of microbudget or “crew of one” filmmaking is elevating the level of “production value” so that whatever you’re shooting doesn’t look like a microbudget project. Or, more accurately, doesn’t feel like a microbuget project. “Production value” is a very general Read More …

Better Audio for Concert Videos

Answering the question: “Most of the recording I am doing is concert video. I was wondering if my sound quality was bad because I was running the XLR to a mini plug, because I didnt have a preamp fixed to my camera, or because I am using the wrong mic for the type of shooting I am doing.” Read More …