Guides

Find guides for your favourite Bubblebee products here and learn how to get the most out of your sound tools. If there's anything you'd specifically like help with, get in touch via our contact page and we'll do our best to help.


How to colour the white Lav Concealer | Tea Break Tips

How to colour the white Lav Concealer | Tea Break Tips

In order to maintain the biodegradable nature of The Lav Concealer, they are only available in Black and White - naturally occurring colours of organic rubber. However, there may be situations when a beige Lav Concealer is required to better match the costume of the talent to ensure maximum efficiency in hiding your lavalier microphone.
The Lav Concealer - How to Mount and Unmount your Lav Mic quickly and easily

The Lav Concealer - How to Mount and Unmount your Lav Mic quickly and easily

The Lav Concealer is the essential lav mic tool for film, TV, theatre and any other time your lavalier mic needs to be hidden, yet still sound good. The Lav Concealer is a soft, pliable rubber mount that covers many different mounting options for your lavalier microphone.
3 ways to hide your Lav Mic using The Invisible Lav Covers - Original

3 ways to hide your Lav Mic using The Invisible Lav Covers - Original

The Invisible Lav Covers - Original are the ultimate tool for transparency and invisibility when hiding your lavalier mic.In this video, Aj demonstrates 3 of our favourite ways to hide a lavalier microphone on your talent.
Choosing the best Invisible Lav Covers for hiding your mic - What's the difference?

Choosing the best Invisible Lav Covers for hiding your mic - What's the difference?

There are 3 variations of Invisible Lav Covers: Original, Moleskin, and Fur Outdoor. But what's the difference? In this video, Aj talks through the differences between the 3 versions of Invisible Lav Covers and when best to use them.
Using The Lav Concealer with The Invisible Lav Covers - Fur Outdoor

Using The Lav Concealer with The Invisible Lav Covers - Fur Outdoor

Caleb talks us through how to use The Invisible Lav Covers - Fur Outdoor in tandem with The Lav Concealer to protect your lav mic against the wind and clothes rustle.
How to Mount The Windbubble Correctly on your Microphone

How to Mount The Windbubble Correctly on your Microphone

Caleb talks us through How To Mount The Windbubble correctly, as this can have a huge impact on its performance in reclaiming that otherwise lost dynamic range.
How to fit the Invisible Lav Covers - Moleskin

How to fit the Invisible Lav Covers - Moleskin

The Invisible Lav Covers Moleskin are our new super-quiet lav mic mounts which excel where space is tight, retaining a transparent natural sound from the microphone. They are made of sustainably sourced bamboo fiber; an eco-friendly addition to your consumables case.
Recording in a car with DPA Microphones 4018/4097 and The Windkiller SE

Recording in a car with DPA Microphones 4018/4097 and The Windkiller SE

We recently created some special edition wind protection for DPA Microphones 4018G and 4097/4099 models. In this video Caleb puts the new Windkill...
Cleaning Radio Mic Accessories and Wind Protection Equipment

Cleaning Radio Mic Accessories and Wind Protection Equipment

We've compiled some equipment cleaning best practices to help our community overcome some of the foreseeable challenges in the future of film and television production. It's important to be aware of how these changes will affect protocol for working on set.
Hiding a Sennheiser ME2-II Lav Mic in a Shirt and Tie

Hiding a Sennheiser ME2-II Lav Mic in a Shirt and Tie

Should you need to mic someone up with a Sennheiser G4 wireless system and the included ME2-II lavalier mic, we have created a step-by-step guide to using The Lav Concealer for ME2-II in a shirt and tie. This method requires very little time and will give you very good sounding results.
Bubblebee Fur: The Long and Short of it

Bubblebee Fur: The Long and Short of it

You may have noticed that a couple of our wind-protection solutions for Shotgun mics, are available in both long and short-haired variations, so we wanted to  explain exactly why this is, the science behind it and when it's necessary to use which - long or short fur.
Cleaning The Windkiller or Spacer Bubble

Cleaning The Windkiller or Spacer Bubble

Take good care of your Windkiller or Spacer Bubble and it will take good care of your mic for years. Here's how to clean and disinfect the Windkiller, Spacer Bubble or Spacer Kit fur and return it to all its original fluffy glory. Watch our video guide