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Old 29th August 2020
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Originally Posted by hpmsound View Post
My question is, how loud or how hot should your mic pre amp be? i was about a foot away from the mic, is that to close?
Haven't done real foley in nearly 20 years.
My personal thoughts, and what I learned from Joe Sabella, levels should be close, maybe a little above mix level.
1 foot is too close to sound real, maybe 2 to 3 feet.
Thats all based on having a quiet mic and pre and quiet and treated room.