Bubblebee Industries News

International Dawn Chorus Day: The Birds and the (Bubble)bees

International Dawn Chorus Day: The Birds and the (Bubble)bees

Started in the '80s in Birmingham UK, International Dawn Chorus Day has grown to be enjoyed, well, internationally as a celebration of the ever-changing soundscape around us.
Bubblebee Industries at The Sound Summit 2020

Bubblebee Industries at The Sound Summit 2020

Bubblebee Industries will be presenting informative talks for production sound professionals at The Sound Summit 2020 with hosts Sound Devices and other prominent manufacturers in the location sound industry.
#BBIsafeathome Competition

#BBIsafeathome Competition

Due to the current situation with COVID-19 pretty much worldwide, it might be a little unreasonable to expect you to take pics of your Bubblebee gear outdoors "In the Wild" to enter our monthly #BBIinthewild giveaway. So we have decided to change the theme for the month of April, and perhaps beyond, depending on how things develop.
The Colours of Great Sound Winners

The Colours of Great Sound Winners

During March 2020 we ran a competition in conjunction with DPA Microphones - The Colours of Great Sound - where we invited you to enter for a chance to win one of four DPA/BBI lavalier microphone kits, each worth over $1000.00. It was a colour-themed giveaway, with each box conforming to one of DPA's four colours available for their awesome 6060 Subminiature lav mic.
Introducing New Lav Concealers for Sennheiser and Countryman Mics

Introducing New Lav Concealers for Sennheiser and Countryman Mics

In answer to consistent requests since the release of our first model in The Lav Concealer range (for the Sanken COS-11) in November 2018, we've listened carefully and are pleased to introduce Bubblebee Lav Concealers for the following microphones:
The Colours of Great Sound Giveaway

The Colours of Great Sound Giveaway

Win a colour-matched DPA Microphones 6060 and accessories kit each week during March 2020, each worth over $1000!
Over 70 Mics and Zero Failures: The Cable Saver

Over 70 Mics and Zero Failures: The Cable Saver

Director Reed Ingram Weir share a trick he uses to make sure they survive the rigours of everyday use on productions: “The moment they arrive at our warehouse, every single mic with a thin gauge cable has a Bubblebee Cable Saver attached to it…”

Bubblebee at SoundPro 2019

Bubblebee at SoundPro 2019

A brand new Bubblebee listening station will be shown at SoundPro 2019, this year held in Chiswick Town Hall in London on Saturday 26th October. Complete with dual headphone stations equipped with Sony MDR-7506 cans, two Sound Devices MixPre3 mixers powering DPA shotgun- and shortgun mics, lavalier mics and the latest Sony Wireless Tx/Rx to test out, amongst other things, The Sidekick In-Ear Monitor at range.
Chroma Key Green Spacer Bubble Windshields

Chroma Key Green Spacer Bubble Windshields

We custom produce Spacer Bubbles in Chroma Key Green to give you the optimal wind protection for green screen sound recording. Simply choose the applicable size using our Size Guide and contact your local BBI Dealer to place your order for your custom Spacer Bubble or Spacer Kit.
Updates to our Tape Range

Updates to our Tape Range

We've recently improved our tape offering by making some changes to production and packaging for both The Lav Concealer Tape and the original Invisible Lav Tape. Here's a quick overview of the updates
Outdoor Mic Style at Everything Audio, London, 15.08.2019

Outdoor Mic Style at Everything Audio, London, 15.08.2019

With over 20 years professional experience in the field and 10+ years at the helm of Bubblebee Industries, his ideas are aimed at helping you overcome difficult environmental factors better to improve your sound recordings even more. We are sure you’ll leave with some invaluable nuggets of information. You’ll also have the chance to test out myriad mic/wind protection and mounting solutions to get the lowdown on what actually works best for both shotgun and wireless lav mics, as well as test out The Sidekick In-Ear Monitor.
Introducing the new Lav Concealer for DPA 6060 Subminiature

Introducing the new Lav Concealer for DPA 6060 Subminiature

The brand new Lav Concealer for the DPA 6060 Subminiature mic is here, and it's the smallest, quietest concealer available. The Lav Concealer for 6060 comes in Singles in black or white, or a 6-pack with 3 of each colour. Shipping from 15 April.