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Twenty years ago a small group of farmers and farm advocates started talking about this idea: that farmland, and farming, matter and should be protected. Soon, that little seed of an idea took root, and Maine Farmland Trust began as the first and only land trust in Maine dedicated to protecting farmland and supporting farmers. Produced in partnership with Knack Factory for Maine Farmland Trust’s 20th Anniversary.Read More →

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Interview with Michael The Sound Guy: Justin Lacroix is a production sound mixer based out of southern Maine. He’s worked on the reality TV show Survivor and on projects for MTV, Nat Geo, HBO and Vice. He uses a Sound Devices 633 mixer/recorder, Lectrosonics SRc wireless receivers, Lectrosonics SMWBs and SMDWBs wireless transmitters, Sanken COS-11 lav mics, Sennheiser 416 shotgun mics and Sennheiser MKH-50 for interiors. Justin also uses Tentacle Sync time code boxes.Read More →

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Even remote locations can present obstacles for capturing quality sound. Insects, birds, waves and boats are just some that are encountered.Read More →

Kyrie Irving in Beyond Meat

I really enjoy working with pro athletes. They are extremely focused and eager to provide the best quality during a shoot, which is also my approach with location audio.Read More →

During this week-long shoot in Japan, we went from Tokyo to Okayama which included the hottest day in Japan’s recorded history at 106 degrees (41.1 Celsius). I have invested in the best gear on the market because it can withstand the change in environment – even with extreme temperatures and high humidity in rural Japan on a fishing boat my equipment functioned flawlessly.Read More →

This long walk and talk required highly skilled boom control. The jump was recorded using the onboard recorder in a Lectrosonics SMWB Transmitter strapped to the talents chest with a Viviana strap. Read More →

DOTA2

This project took me to Peru, Brazil, and Japan in a matter of weeks. Overcoming language barriers and navigating foreign countries isn’t for everyone. I have become accustomed to it and get the job done.Read More →