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Lavalier mics are small condenser microphones that can be worn on the body or hidden on set.  In this module, we're going to look at the various types of lavalier microphones, how best to use them and their limitations.


  • 18:18 video that walks you through the types of lavalier microphones and how to use them
  • Illustrated companion guide


  • How lavalier microphones work
  • The difference between wired and wireless lavaliers
  • How to rig both exposed and hidden lavaliers
  • Issues with wireless systems and how to avoid problems
  • Issues with multipath interference
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