What Microphone Is Best for Recording Video?

Visual Lounge

When you look at video creation, 50% of your video (roughly) are the visuals. Audio is critical to making a good video. But how do you get audio that is going to work for your video production? A good place to start is choosing the right microphone for video.

Best Microphones for Recording Video

Visual Lounge

Choosing the best microphone for recording video is crucial. If the audio in your video is poor quality, viewers will drop off. Having the right microphone for recording video is good place to start. We wanted to test our microphones is a fair and consistent way.

Choose the Best Microphone

ATD Learning Technologies

You just need a microphone, something to record on, something to listen back to it with, and a space to do the recording. Microphones. Choosing a microphone can be quite daunting when you see all the options. Not all microphones are alike. USB Microphones.

My Favorite Microphones for Recording Audio Narration

Rapid eLearning

While I’ve covered audio recording tips and tricks in the past, one of the most frequent questions I’m still asked is about microphones. Microphone Recommendations. There are a lot of good microphones out there and they’re not that expensive.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Fosway Group (2017), ’Fosway 9 – Grid Authoring Systems’ Share Stories with Screen Recording1 1 11Index: Table of contents gomolearning.com @gomolearning User-Generated Videos: Tapping into Social Sharing2 Quick, Accurate Auto-Captioning. positively to screen-capture videos and usually watch.

TechSmith Tips – Microphones, Recording Audio & How to Sync Audio with Video

Visual Lounge

I am Mike, a video producer for TechSmith and in this episode I am going to give some advice on types of microphones, audio recorders and methods to easily sync your audio with video. Can’t see the embedded video? Welcome to another episode of TechSmith Tips.

Choose the Best Microphone

ATD Learning Technologies

You just need a microphone, something to record on, something to listen back to it with, and a space to do the recording. Microphones. Choosing a microphone can be quite daunting when you see all the options. But the microphone is the heart of audio recording, so you need to make a good decision. Not all microphones are alike. If you buy a microphone in a shop, rather than from an online retailer, take some time to try out different models.

eLearning: What's the Best Microphone for Voiceover Audio?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I received an email asking the following: What specific advice can you give about the kind of microphone to purchase for making good quality audio narrations to accompany my Captivate training sessions, minimizing echo and other audio problems? I would prefer the versatility of a standalone microphone on a stand that could sit on my desk rather than a microphone built into a headset. I've had wonderful luck using the microphone built into my MacBook Pro.

Neumann BCM 705 microphone for your e-learning

Adobe Captivate

Check out the Neumann BCM 705 Dynamic Microphone for your E-Learning Projects. The post Neumann BCM 705 microphone for your e-learning appeared first on eLearning. Audio Media Videos add_audio Adobe Audition audio Audio Recording media quality work Recording Process videos

Microphone Round-up!

Visual Lounge

I often like to make videos on the road at events - usually in a noisy conference hall with high ceilings. So, I thought I'd round up a bunch of different microphones at work and compare them for you. Matt Pierce, the Training Manager, and I headed to our soundbooth and tested 6 different microphones. We tried to have as much consistency as possible, but we had to adjust the audio levels on each microphone. What microphones have you tried that you like?

Microlearning Video on the Go – Tip 2

Tom Spiglanin

Sound is a big deal in video, and recording good sound is especially challenging for live action shots in busy places, whether indoors or outside. This becomes even more challenging when using your smartphone to record the video.

Video Best Practices

Visual Lounge

Video is enhancing almost everything in our lives. And when it comes to video creation, a little preparation goes a long way. The possibilities are endless when it comes to what you can do with video. Can’t see the embedded video? Can’t see the embedded video?

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4 Important Keys to Video Pre-Production Planning

eLearning Brothers

There are a lot of meetings to have when building a corporate video. Any video that involves more than one person is going to require some sort of meeting of the minds. In the eLearning Brothers video we’re producing, our busiest actor is one of the company founders.

50 Tips for Better Video

Visual Lounge

Straight from the studio, we’ve put together this infographic of fifty practical tips that will drastically improve the quality of your videos. Pre-production prep is a crucial process in creating better video. Plan your video. Practice a video workflow.

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How to Map Out Your Video Production With Blocking

eLearning Brothers

They do the same thing in video, and you should be doing something similar with your screencasts. Have you ever planned a video production, either a screencast or a video recording, and had it end up nothing at all like you envisioned it? Heard of blocking?

How to Use Video to Enhance Your Online Course


Prove the value of your course to learners by including video content. Video content is one such indicator of a high-quality course. But it’s just one of several key reasons behind why you should use video in your e-learning course. Video raises the production value of your course. Yes, creating video takes more time than simply writing out a script. And by creating video content, you signal commitment to your course. Get a microphone.

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Kickstart a Video Campaign with this Simple Process

Web Courseworks

I know you’ve heard it, “Video is the next big thing” and “Video converts”… Marketers hear this all day long, and it’s true. Videos are a great way to reach your audience and resonate on a personal level.

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Tools to make you drool – video training toys for IDs

Dashe & Thomson

In my last post I examined several characteristics that make for hi-quality learning videos – [link]. In this post, I take a look at some of the latest tools available to Instructional Designers to make their video efforts come to life.

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Audio Best Practices

Visual Lounge

Nothing turns off viewers faster than a video with bad audio. Unless you have a higher end camera that has a built-in shotgun mic, you are going to want consider recording audio separately from your video. Can’t see the embedded video? Can’t see the embedded video?

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3 ways to improve corporate videos


3 ways to improve corporate videos. So you are looking for ways to “improve” your company’s marketing or training videos. In the meantime, here are three Pro-Tips to get you started on improving your corporate video productions. Use a professional quality microphone.

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Tips on Using Videos in Your Online Courses


If you have an online course then there is a strong probability that you are using videos as part of the content. In some cases people use videos exclusively throughout their online courses. There isn’t anything wrong with this – people love videos. There was a time where it would be okay to have a 30 minute video on a topic. This is why you will want to make sure you use micro-content and that your videos adhere to that standard.

Webcam suggestions for Instructional Videos?

Adobe Captivate

I have been creating video tutorials for years, but I have been trying to step up my game a bit! Now I use: -a lavalier microphone. Everything so far is working, EXCEPT I would like to improve the video! Here is my first video of a 10+ series. Hello eLearning Community!

Do You Know About This Video Tool?


If you are creating an online course then you know the importance of video. Videos on the other hand allow you to form a human connection. A quick search in Google will yield thousands of results for video recording software with varying price tags.

How to Start Making Videos: An Interview with Roberto Blake

Visual Lounge

If you’re one of the thousands of people every day looking to start making videos, you’re in luck. When we went to Video Marketing World this past year we sat down with some of the best video creators in the industry. They need to do video.

Top 3 tips for creating professional looking videos for training


There is something to be said, however, about user-generated videos. The majority of people online are watching videos and it has become the preferred medium for both information and entertainment. Course creation requires basic video skills.

Mobile Video Recording – TechSmith Tips

Visual Lounge

Hi everyone, my name is Mike and I am the video marketing specialist here at TechSmith Corporation. With the recent rise in mobile sharing with video, we thought it would be a good idea to share some tips and advice for mobile video recording. Can’t see the embedded video?

The Ultimate Guide to Easily Make Instructional Videos

Visual Lounge

You probably look for a video. Regardless of your industry, instructional videos are the best delivery method if you’re serious about teaching others, growing your business, or building an online course. 7 out of 10 millennials are likely to watch a company video when shopping online.

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8 Small Changes That’ll Make a Big Difference To Your eLearning Videos


It is estimated that by 2021, 80 percent of the global Internet will be video-based. Online videos introduced a new era. eLearning videos will not be the exception. Since you’re here, you’ve probably already realized the power videos hold in eLearning. Video length.

How to Turn PowerPoint Slides into Videos

Visual Lounge

What if you were to take that one step further and turn PowerPoint slides into videos? Turning your presentations into videos helps keep your audience engaged, giving it more personality and they can learn from you content more effectively. Be aware of the microphone.

Video is the New Text.Hmmm!

Work Learning

For years I've been telling clients they ought to use more video in their learning programs, especially their elearning offerings. My arguments have been as follows: People react to well-crafted videos and audio with increased attention. The storytelling often inherent in video is powerfully seductive. Video is now fairly cheap; you don't necessarily need high production values, expensive equipment, or professional help. Video is the New Text.

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Editing Videos- How to Sync Audio and Video Sources

Visual Lounge

Often times to get a more professional sound you may need to record audio separately from your video. This means that you’ll need to learn how to sync audio and video sources in your video editing process. So you’ve just recorded your audio separate from your video?

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7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures

eLearning Brothers

Create engaging educational videos with no hassle or specific training? Check out 7 tips for creating video lectures on how to put together text, visuals and audio for the ultimate video lecturing experience. Creating video lectures these days is a piece of cake.

Using video as an alternative to create learning content


One of the quickest and most effective ways to deliver online training is with video. In this article we'll look at ways to use video to deliver meaningful digital learning content. However I’m becoming more and more intrigued by the effectiveness of video.

4 Proven Steps To Make High-Quality Product Demo Videos

Visual Lounge

A product demonstration video illustrates how your product works by showing it in action. Demo videos are a compelling way to communicate your product’s value to prospective customers. Making a demo video is easier than you might think with the right tools and a bit of planning.

Small E-Learning Budgets? Create Your Own Training Videos

CommLab India

Why not consider using videos in your online training courses? The importance of videos in e-learning courses cannot be undermined. Videos are the favorite of the millennial generation, and the visual impact of videos results in better learning for everyone.