Re: Microphone advice urgently required

Subject: Re: Microphone advice urgently required
From: Roald Baudoux (
Date: Fri Jun 18 1999 - 14:54:02 EDT

>I would very GREATLY appreciate some advice on which microphones are best
>suited for my recording.

Dynamic microphones are much less sensitive to wind than condenser
microphones. But they don't give a sound as bright too. Adding an external
preamplifier will probably reduce the amount of noise. Otherwise,
Sennheiser MKH condenser microphones are very good. They have a very flat
frequency response curve and are very sensitive.

If you want to reccord birds and other distant sounds, consider using a

Roald Baudoux
Journalist, composer, teacher

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