August 22, 2015

mistakes blog

Here are five mistakes I’ve been making recently, maybe you can learn from them.


I spend a lot of time in these episodes talking about things we should be doing, but what about the things to avoid? Whether a beginner or a seasoned pro, we all make mistakes.


Creator of Breaking Bad on following your passion:



If you can get to Manchester, UK at any point during the week starting 26th October 2015 then you are eligible to audition.

Please video yourself reading the lines below, and send them to:

deadline is the 29th of August.


“Look, I need this fucking money, and you’re not getting it back. But, you want a piece of advice? Don’t use it, don’t even bother loading it. One wrong move and someone’s life is gone. Forever, and the blood’s on your hands. “


If you have experience with boom operating or production mixing, or generally recording sound on a film set then please email us. The shoot will be in Manchester, UK during the week starting 26th October 2015.

Send an example of your work and your CV to:

deadline is the 29th of August.

If you have a location or would like to be part of the crew, you can also email us with details.





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Simon Cade

Filmmaker, and host of DSLRguide. Since I was making my first film age 11, I have always been fascinated by the way films are produced, and the effect it can have on the audience.

  • Jakob Hovman

    Suggestion for First line of audio:
    could be better suited to the rest…
    sounding like this:

    I Fuckin’ Need
    this Money”…

  • Yeah, just my luck that I am in England the week before, and leaving the 27th.

  • Dave Shacks

    I always forget to read the blog ill have to pay more attention. If the face fits illl try the lines although I have a Canadian visitor for the month of October so time will be tight. Gd luck and looking foward to seeing the end result.