This course covers everything from capturing quality location sound to post-production mixing and output. Students will learn proper boom technique and the different applications of shotgun and lavaliere microphones, the importance of a quiet location and techniques for capturing the cleanest audio on set. Students will also learn how to write sound reports and how to deliver sound files to the post house. The post production part of this course will cover ADR, foley, walla, sound effects, sweetening, ambience, music and how to create a three dimensional atmosphere that supports the story. Students will also learn to mix in stereo and 5.1 and how to output and deliver a professional quality mix.