Guides

Cleaning Radio Mic Accessories and Wind Protection Equipment

Cleaning Radio Mic Accessories and Wind Protection Equipment

We've compiled some equipment cleaning best practices to help our community overcome some of the foreseeable challenges in the future of film and television production. It's important to be aware of how these changes will affect protocol for working on set.
Hiding a Sennheiser ME2-II Lav Mic in a Shirt and Tie

Hiding a Sennheiser ME2-II Lav Mic in a Shirt and Tie

Should you need to mic someone up with a Sennheiser G4 wireless system and the included ME2-II lavalier mic, we have created a step-by-step guide to using The Lav Concealer for ME2-II in a shirt and tie. This method requires very little time and will give you very good sounding results.
Cleaning The Lav Concealer

Cleaning The Lav Concealer

Sometimes it may be necessary to clean your Lav Concealers, removing unwanted grime, dust and any other contaminants. The Lav Concealer is made of 100% biodegradable rubber, so we show you how to clean it properly while protecting the material in this guide video
A Super Quiet Rig for Hiding Lav Mics

A Super Quiet Rig for Hiding Lav Mics

Here's a quick tip to help you get a super-quiet hidden lavalier mount under clothing for when it's windy out or when you feel you might need extra protection from fabric friction noise. As used in the Windchasers series of interviews.
A Starter Guide to Using The Lav Concealer

A Starter Guide to Using The Lav Concealer

In this quick guide we show you how to get started using your Bubblebee Lav Concealer with the Fabric Guard, Clothing Clip, and Lav Concealer Tape.
Mounting a Lav Mic in a Tie with The Lav Concealer

Mounting a Lav Mic in a Tie with The Lav Concealer

Here Poul takes us through a method for mounting a lavalier mic in a tie knot so that it's totally invisible and provides a clean and clear sound. He also shows how the cable is managed for this method of mounting.
The Lav Concealer Tips - 3: Removing the Tape

The Lav Concealer Tips - 3: Removing the Tape

We have compiled a series of tips on how to use it correctly and get the best results out of The Lav Concealer. Here's the third in the series - how to remove the Lav Concealer Tape and leave it ready to apply again.
The Lav Concealer Tips - 2: Applying the Tape

The Lav Concealer Tips - 2: Applying the Tape

Here's the second in The Lav Concealer Tips series - how to apply The Lav Concealer Tape to the concealer for quick and firm appication of the mic directly to the skin.
The Lav Concealer Tips - 1: Fitting the Lav Mic

The Lav Concealer Tips - 1: Fitting the Lav Mic

The Lav Concealer is here and designed to tackle all the serious issues you have to face as a sound mixer - vibration, fabric noise and adaptability for secure fitting. Find out more about what's possible with this ingenious sound tool here. We have compiled a series of tips on how to use it correctly and get the best results. Here's the first of the series - how to mount your microphone in The Lav Concealer: