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ABOUT THIS MODULE

It's so easy to focus on the specifications and quality of both the microphone and the recording device that you forget about the cables that connect them. Cables, although seemingly the least interesting equipment can make or break your shoot.  In this module, we're going to look at the types of cables, and connectors, when to use them and how to care for them.

IN THIS MODULE

  • 19:18 video that walks you through the types of cables and adapters
  • Illustrated companion guide

LEARN

  • The various cable types
  • The difference between male and female connections
  • Adapters and which ones to use
  • How to adapt cables for DSLR cameras
  • Cable care
  • How to work with breakaways
“Well done. Interesting and gave a great deal of good, solid information. Love the whole concept and think it is a breakthrough for this type of teaching.”
 
   - Lisa Seguin, Grove City College
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