In this edition of the SVC Podcast, SVC Contributing Editor Bennett Liles wraps up his talk with Milwaukee-based freelance TV sound engineer Erik West about doing sound for baseball games and other television sports remote broadcasts. West is the TV sound op for the Milwaukee Brewers home games. He discusses the announce booth setup and how he protects his outside microphones from bad weather and boisterous fans.
Links of interest:
- The Shure VP-89L shotgun mic that Erik uses for game sounds
- The Rycote Windjammer that Erik uses on some of his outdoor microphones
- Shure at NAB 2012 (video)