Audio is one of the most important aspects of you film. Some may say it is even more important than video. Unfortunately if on a small budget you may not be able to afford for all the expensive equipment required for great sound. With that in mind, we created this list of25 DIY (“Do It Yourself”) Audio Tutorials to help stretch that budget.
As always, whenever you are dealing with electricity and heat safety always comes first. For your sake and the sake of your crew, never take on one of these projects unless you know what you are doing. Saving a few dollars is not worth causing an injury or worse.
How to Soundproof a Room : DIY Soundproofing
DIY Portable Recording Studio
DIY Sound Proofing Music Studio
DIY Spider Mounted Boom Pole
How to build a home recording studio
How to build a vocal booth on a budget
How to Create and Edit Foley Sound Effects at Home
Homemade soundboard (Door sound effects/foley)
DIY Condenser Microphone
DIY Microphone – $8 Spider Mount
DIY Microphone Pop Filter
DIY Microphone Flag
DIY Samson GoMic Stand
Make a Mic Shockmount for $1.20
The Frugal Filmmaker: DIY Boom Pole
DIY Contact Microphone
How to make a Microphone Wind Screen
A Low Cost External Microphone Solution HTDZ HT-81 Review
Radio Mics & Alternatives for Low Budget Filmmaking?
Cheap Wireless Radio Mics From eBay – any good?
HOW TO MAKE A BOOM POLE FOR £15
Make a microphone blimp for your shotgun microphone
DIY Mike How To Make an Audio Interconnect I/C for under $10
How to Make & Repair Audio Cables : Types of Audio Cables