Basics: Recording Audio In Your Environment

Basics: Recording Audio In Your Environment

A key element of a great video is good audio. Having bad audio is the easiest way to lose your audience. Many people tolerate video glitches but are less likely to continue watching a video if it doesn't sound good.

About this instruction

Good audio starts with assessing the environment you're working in. This course addresses common sources of room noise that can ruin your audio. We also walk you through audio recording basics, recommendations on mic placement, and which types of microphones you might want to use and when. 

Information19 min

  • Content
  • Video: Recording Audio in Your Environment5 min
  • Microphones Types and Placement5 min
  • Resources and Downloads5 min
  • Printable Quiet Signs1 min
  • Quiz
  • Check Your Knowledge2 min
  • Once You're Finished with the Course
  • Feedback - Tell Us What You Think
  • Recommended Courses & Return to Course Catalog

About this instruction

Good audio starts with assessing the environment you're working in. This course addresses common sources of room noise that can ruin your audio. We also walk you through audio recording basics, recommendations on mic placement, and which types of microphones you might want to use and when. 

Information19 min

  • Content
  • Video: Recording Audio in Your Environment5 min
  • Microphones Types and Placement5 min
  • Resources and Downloads5 min
  • Printable Quiet Signs1 min
  • Quiz
  • Check Your Knowledge2 min
  • Once You're Finished with the Course
  • Feedback - Tell Us What You Think
  • Recommended Courses & Return to Course Catalog