What lens and mic should I use for filming short movies on the Canon 550D?

Answer Mic off camera, something like a Rode NTG-2 is a good option at a very modest price.You will put this into a seperate audio recorder like a zoom or tascam with XLR inputs, or into the camera itself... Read More »

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There is no background noise on programmes when I use my surround sound system.?

The only possible way of getting actual surround sound via a headphone socket / analog stereo input on a surround system is if the surround system supports 'Dolby Pro-Logic' decoding and the source... Read More »

What is the most frequently spoken word used in the English language?

The most common words used in the English language, in order of frequency, are "the," "of," "to" and "a," according to World English, from a survey of British, American and Australian use in printe... Read More »

R&P: What are your favorite songs that feature spoken word?

Good evening Harvey :)Since Opiner beat me to 'Black No.1', I'll have another TON song: 'Blood and Fire' @ 4:01… 'Sadeness' ~ Enigma Read More »

Has Arnold Schwarzenegger spoken German in any of his movies?

Well, before the Arnold you and I know made it big as a big tough guy with a cool accent, he was in a porn magazine called After Dark. This was before he had a firm grasp on English so if he had an... Read More »