These hands-on tutorials help you to learn about important concepts in audio engineering and recording. These videos illustrate and expand upon information contained in Modern Recording Techniques.
Sound & Hearing – Ear Protection
The QD-1 "Howard Leight" reusable earplugs from www.sperian.com actually work... they're reusable affordable... and did I mention that they actually work!
Studio Acoustics & Design
Rockwool Sound Absorber Video: How to build a project studio sound absorber/bass trap for very little money... this puppy works!
Microphone Types Video: Testing various mic types in the studio.
Proximity Effect Tutorial Video
Proximity Effect Tutorial Video: Proximity effect is a low-frequency phenomenon that occurs in most directional mics. (Special thanks to www.robertlangstudios.com for the use of the studio space)
Polar Response Tutorial Video
Polar Response Tutorial Video: David Miles Huber explores the various differences in sound pickup between an omnidirectional, cardioid and bidirectional microphone pickup. (Special thanks to robertlangstudios.com for the use of the studio space)