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The Digital Filmmaking Handbook by Mark Brindle
Published Wednesday 28 March 2018 by Stu Gaunt in Crew Hire

topic icon Sound crew hire for shoot in Geneva

Stu has just returned from a short corporate shoot in Geneva, Switzerland for GSL Media.

Stu was part of a crew who were filming 6 interviews with some of the top people in a major inspection, verification, testing and certification company.

The interviews will form part of a new online e-learning programme for the company. The crew also shot extra footage that will be used by a separate marketing company on another project for the same client.
The interviewees were some of the top names in the company, including the CEO and a few others who reported directly to him.

Stu was part of a 3 person crew, working alongside the director/PM and camera operator. Stu primarily used a Sennheiser radio mic with lavalier attachment, with a boom mic for backup sound. These were fed through our Sound Devices mixer and recorded on an Edirol R-44.

The crew travelled on the afternoon before the shoot as they needed to be on set at 7:30am and no-one wants a bleary eyed crew who have just flown in from the UK at a very early hour.

At the end of the shoot, all of the sound files were transferred to the laptop of the camera operator who will edit the e-learning films and deliver to the clients.

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