HPC experts help filmmakers capture the best sounds when they shoot movies. Typically, the most important thing to consider is the location of the microphones. If all microphones remain in efficient spots, the process of implementing every other procedure will be simple.

Microphone Considerations

Filmmakers should always position the microphones near the mouth of each actor. Although this seems like an easy step, most boom operators hold the equipment incorrectly. This is why all sound technicians must train before they tackle a film project. During a typical class, the instructor will cover the best ways to use sound gear at different film locations.

Hollywood Production Center Advice

If you have problems capturing sound in certain spots, place a heavy cloth material on any surface that reflects sound. In most cases, windows usually cause major problems while filming. If you cover them, you can instantly boost the sound in each scene.

If possible, try to hold the boom underneath the actors on the sound stage. This strategy will help you get closer to the actors during intense scenes.

HPC Sound Considerations

Hollywood Production Center has helped hundreds of independent filmmakers in Century City CA. While the crew filmed their movies, everyone followed various rules to boost the sound effects dramatically.

A film should never have too many sonic elements because they can cause confusing. If sounds are produced in various directions, the audience will have problems focusing.

You should always capture the best sounds on the set. If you use commercial-grade microphones, this task will be quite easy.

Although shooting a film without a sound stage is possible, you may run into problems . For example, if you plan to shoot a film in a typical neighbor, you must select a spot that is away from dogs. If a dog constantly barks, the actors will be distracted. If you shoot in a busy city, you must choose a location that is away from a construction project because heavy machinery produces extremely loud sounds. This is why a sound stage is the best solution for most filmmakers.

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1149 North Gower St
Hollywood, CA 90038
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Glendale, CA 91203
818-839-6867
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225 E. Broadway
Glendale, CA 91205
818-465-5935
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Hollywood, CA 90038
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127 S. Brand Blvd
Glendale, CA 91204
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Hollywood PC1
1149 North Gower St
Hollywood, CA 90038
323-785-2100
Hollywood PC2
121 W. Lexington Dr
Glendale, CA 91203
818-480-3100
Hollywood PC3
225 E. Broadway
Glendale, CA 91205
818-536-7400
Hollywood PC4
6350 Santa Monica
Hollywood, CA 90038
323-498-6000
Hollywood PC5
127 S. Brand Blvd
Glendale, CA 91204
747-215-9040