A heartbreaking piece about Arnold Lobel, the author/illustrator of the Frog and Toad series, was published in The New Yorker Wednesday morning. Had I not been in the office when reading it, I would have wept and whimpered like a small child watching the end of The Fox and the Hound for the first time. But because I was surrounded by people with functioning eyes and ears, I kept it all bottled up inside.
Radio lapel microphones: tips for getting clean sound, like - Best position for the radio mic is at the height of the breast bone. - Ask your subject to remove any jewellery that might hit the microphone or make noise: jangling earrings & bangles etc. - In car interviews put the mic on the non-seatbelt side of the chest. - If it is very windy the tips in this video will not be enough to get good sound. Think about an indoor location for any interview.