It’s a surprise to many vodcast filmmakers that audio is often more difficult to master than video. One reason is that video is pretty much WYSIWYG. Also, people are (somewhat) used to seeing poor-lit video on the web.
Podtech is producing podcasts by the bucket load, yet they can’t get the right audio levels. Proof below:
Exhibit A: Too much talking in the background
Exhibit B: You can bearly hear Scoble’s comments