Re: [podcasters] Re: Microphone Recommendation for iRiver 895
- Thanks for the feedback Les and Kurt.
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On 6/22/07, kurt_armbruster <kurt.eh@...> wrote:
> I've used a mono Giant Squid (omnidirectional) and an ElectroVoice EV
> 767 n/d (hypercardioid pickup) dynamic mic, both with great results.
> I used the G/S in situations where we had a speaker wandering around a
> room, or giving a book reading. It's a lapel mic, so it's great to
> clip it to a shirt, hit record, and drop the iRiver in a pocket (make
> sure the lock is on ;)
> The EV was used for interview situations in both quiet and rather
> noisy environs (ie: Convention floor). I love it, because the
> hypercard pickup pattern knocks the noise down quite a bit.
> You could always try the tried and true Sure SM58.
> Whatever you purchase, ask if you can try it out at the store. Bring
> your best headphones, and walk around the shop sampling the mic. Most
> shops shouldn't mind if you do that. I gave several mics a try before
> purchasing the EV. The GS, on the other hand, I bought based on
> anecdotal evidence, and it was worth it too. ;)