Equipment for Self Recording

Now that we are all living deep in the time of COVID, I imagine many of you are Zoom teaching and now, at the minimum, are at the cusp of your first self producing video for collaborations. You’ve read the guide for video and audio tips, but what about gear? Here are some recommendations if…

Video and Audio tips for self-recording

Click here for the equipment guide. TIPS FOR VIDEO TAPING Use plenty of light.  Lighting makes a huge difference in the quality of a finished professional video, so make it one of your top priorities during filming. Natural light is the best, the sun is one of the best sources of light for video. So…

Wintry Morning Video Shoot at Mozart’s Cafe

Wintry Morning Video Shoot at Mozart’s Cafe

This morning we took a lean 3 person filming crew out to Mozart’s Coffee Roasters to begin shooting a music video for our Continuing Artist Esteban Alvarez. This incredibly talented Steinway Artist performs regularly worldwide, is a visionary, and astoundingly, he is active both as a businessman and musician. Of course, those were the furthest…

Ongoing Programs with Tonehaus Increase Value

New to Tonehaus in 2020 is the introduction of partnership programs, which come in three forms. Since specific media needs change throughout the year, but the need for updated content is constant, why not make your production partner on-going and reap the benefits and value adds that allows? Spend less time reviewing logistics and proposals,…

Project Based Work

There are a few ways to approach your media production. The way that probably comes to mind first is a project based arrangement. When this option is chosen, we take your project as a one-off. This is great, in that it is low commitment, and allows you the flexibility to not be locked into a…

Here we go, a new website

Here we go, a new website

Now we have a new website with a really fun landing page, so come check it out at http://www.tonehaus.com. There is also a blog/news section that I hope to keep filled up with interesting and educational posts. It is a real trial and error process, so now we are integrating the blog posts with facebook,…

Photo Digitization

It is true, we inherited an ungodly amount of photos, slides, video tapes, cassettes, reel to reels, microcassettes, 8mm, Super8 and 16mm movies and boxes of ephemera. Going back to the late 1800s. A real treasure, and surprisingly, things that nobody else in the family had any interest in having. So, we’ve become something of…

About Us

We are grateful to be able to work in production, and that our clients trust us capturing their performances to share with the world. It is fun, challenging and something of an artistic endeavor to capture music from the air and make it emerge from speakers and earbuds in a compelling way. Sound recording is…