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Old 08-08-2019, 07:39 PM
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Originally Posted by gaffa View Post
My pet peeve in movies and TV shows is microphones being used wrong.
When I worked in radio back in the '90s, the first thing I was taught was *NEVER TOUCH THE MICROPHONE!* It'll pick up and greatly magnify the least little nudge and tap. Oddly, this never seems to deter actors from doing so in the movies and TV.
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