Available Audio Recording Configurations for Film & TV

Production Mixer w/Bag Gear - Single-System
Bag system equipped with Sound Devices 442 mixer, Shoeps/Sennheise/Neumann mics, booms,and and two Lectro wirelesses with Sanken COS11 or Countryman B6 mics. Zoom H4n to record transcrition mp3 with TC is available. Breakaway 2ch 20' cable snake link to the camera.

Wireless Mics
The Bag or Cart Systems are equipped with the LerrtoVenue Field Receiver which can receive up to six different transmitters. All the best lav heads for hidden or visible mounting, and chest and ankle belts for transmitters.

Digital Wireless Camera Hop
4-channel Lectrosonics D4 Transmitter from mixer to 2 ea D4 Receivers providing 2-3 ch of audio plus timecode, or 4 channels of audio, as needed.

Wireless Program Audio Montior
Use our Comtek receivers and headphones to distribute audio to video village or the creative team.
Lectrosonics IFB system with three Receivers is also available.

Production Mixer w/Bag Gear - Double-System

Production Sound Mixer equipped with bag system - Sound Devices442 mixer & 4-ch SD 744T recorder, Shoeps/SennheiseNeumann mics, booms, and two Lectro wirelesses with Sanken COS11 or Countryman B6 mics. A Zoom H4n to record transcrition mp3 with TC is available. Addiitional Lectro wirelesses (up to a total of four in this configuration), plant mics, wireless program monitor headsets, and other gear are available as needed at a fair rental price.
Expendable recording media delivered to the client is charged at cost +15%

Double system SD 788t equipped Bag System

8-In/12-Channel 788T recorder with CL8 mixer panel, boom mic and two Lectro wirelesses with Sanken COS11 or Countryman B6 Mics. A Zoom H4n to record transcrition mp3 with TC is available. Addiitional Lectro wirelesses (up to a total of 6-8 in this configuration), plant mics, wireless program monitor headsets, and other gear are available as needed at a fair rental price.

Cart-Based Configuration

We are equipped with a Chinhda custom designed cart, plus a custom follow-cart equipped wiith the Sound Devices 788T recorder and 744T back-up recorder, plus the SD CL-9 Mixing Panel. Cart power supplied by the Remote Audio Meon plus two additional Pelican Batts. Ordinarily a quote will be provided, based on the producer's equipment requirements, at the time the shoot commitment is made.

Additional Costs

Expendable recording media delivered to the client is charged at cost +15%

In addition to the basic kit described above, for a fair rental price you may add more wireless mics, wireless digital camera hops, wireless monitor headsets, sync music playback and powered speakers, or other equipment as needed.

Additional charge for mileage in excess of 25 miles door to door is billed at 56¢/mile, and an aditional fee is charged for crew calls or travel over 25 miles beginning prior to 7AM.

Boom Operator / 2nd Audio - available as needed

Additional Equipment Available In-House

Wireless mics, double-system recorders, wireless program monitors, Denecke Tri-level and SB3 sync boxes, time code slates and additional equipment are always standing by for rent in addition to the package base rate.

Additional equipment which the client requests during a shoot, but was not included in the original request and services quote, must be approved by the client or client's representative, and rental charges will be added to the final invoice.

Payment Terms

Payment terms will be agreed upon prior to the engagement and may include payment on the day of the shoot, or terms of 7 to 30 days.