For most professions, a book will just about cover anything. For a career as a location recordist, a book will really on scratch the surface. As a current young inspiring mixer, I’ve found that the best lessons learned came from two places. One was on set experience which bled from mistakes, and the second was veterans with the same passion as myself sharing gold which so happened to be their brain. If you ever run across a seasoned production sound mixer, very kindly pick his brain. You will be amazed at what you will find there I guarantee you.
This is a quick inside look at Nicholas Allen C.A.S. Make no mistake… class is in session.