|Jun 8, 2013, 02:07 PM||#1|
Canon Vixio HF20 - Wireless Microphone for interviews / documentary
What Microphones should I get for this camcorder? I'm planning to make a documentary which will consist largely of interviews with people, probably within their homes. May spend some time going to work with them, etc.
Thanks for any advice.
|Jun 9, 2013, 01:34 PM||#3|
To get acceptable sound quality, itís necessary to get the microphone within a foot or two of the speakerís mouth. You will need to investigate microphones in your price range that will work with your camera. (Also budget for cables, microphone stands if you decide to get wired mics, and possibly a mixer and/or external recorder. It all depends on the quality of sound your need.)
This might be wired mics for the interviewee and the interviewer, probably one going into each channel of your stereo audio on the camera. Another option is to look at a wireless set-up. The least expensive in the semipro world is probably the Sennheiser G3. Rode also makes a microphone that will work wired or with the G3 set-up.
A good forum about the wireless world is at DVXUser.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Wireless lavalier microphone recommendations?||macfilm||Digital Video||7||Jan 8, 2014 01:28 PM|
|Connect wireless microphone to Mac (singstar mic)||Richman||OS X||2||May 17, 2013 12:57 PM|
|Please help - need advice on a wireless microphone||msarro||Buying Tips and Advice||7||Apr 30, 2013 04:32 PM|
|All iPads: External Wireless (Maybe Bluetooth?) Microphone to Connect & Record on iPad?||HappyDude20||iPad||0||Mar 13, 2013 11:26 PM|
|Wireless USB iPad Audio Input for Microphone||IJ Reilly||iPad Accessories||0||Aug 15, 2012 01:28 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:02 PM.