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When originally formed as Laboratorium Wennebostel by Dr. Fritz Sennheiser, his staff of seven scientists began by making millivolt meters for Siemens. Later the Siemens company would ask Sennheiser to start producing microphones, and in 1947 the small shop housed in an abandoned lab at Hannover Technical University debuted the MD 2 dynamic mic.

Boom Operator

Boom operators assist the production sound mixer by holding and operating a microphone attached to a long pole so that it is in the ideal position to capture the dialogue of the actors and other sounds. The boom operator decides where to place radio and clip microphones during recording and also assists with other sound equipment throughout productions.