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Rycote Goodies at NAB 2014:

Rycote Goodies at NAB 2014:

Rycote have announced the launch of two brand new products offering exceptional wind shielding performance at NAB 2014. The Super-Softie significantly enhances the performance achieved by the existing Softie windshield, through an innovative new aerodynamic shape, and brand new surface material – 3D-Tex, combining to achieve excellent acoustic transparency with superb attenuation of wind noise. […]

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K-Tek Introduces new Professional Audio Bag Division:

K-Tek Introduces new Professional Audio Bag Division:

K-Tek introduce audio production products at NAB 2014 in booth #C1736. The audio specialists at K-Tek have designed a range of bags from an audio-centric perspective. The Stingray1 Audio Bag is ideal for small mixer/recorders like the Sound Devices’ 633 and the Zaxcom MAXX, and the Stingray2 is made for the Sound Devices 664. Both […]

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Que Audio 210 Hybrid Sniper Mic Kit Coming to NAB 2014:

Que Audio 210 Hybrid Sniper Mic Kit Coming to NAB 2014:

Que Audio 210 Hybrid Sniper Mic Kit released by QUE Audio at NAB 2014. Here is a basic overview of the Que Audio 210 Hybrid Sniper Mic Kit. Comparisons between the 210H mic and the internal mics of a Nikon D7000 & Apple iPhone 5 in various outdoor settings including 0db, +10db & +20db, and […]

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juicedLink Little DARling Distributed Audio Recorder:

juicedLink Little DARling Distributed Audio Recorder:

Robert Rozak President of juciedLink is bringing the Little DARling, a distributed audio recorder to NAB 2014. So close your eyes and imagine the Zoom H1 with the mic cut off, and make it a little fatter… That’s the start of the Little DARling. Chop the top internal mic off, to make it belt-pack sized […]

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K-Tek Stingray Audio Bag:

K-Tek Stingray Audio Bag:

K-Tek have designed a fresh take on the audio bag just in time for the new small mixer/recorders like the Sound Devices 633 and Zaxcom Maxx. The new Stingray Audio Bag has incorporated never before seen innovations to allow the bag to stand upright, and offers easy access to media, crucial connections, batteries, and plenty […]

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K-Tek KBLT52 Long Case for Boom Pole Travel & Storage:

K-Tek KBLT52 Long Case for Boom Pole Travel & Storage:

K-Tek have dropped a new longer boom pole kit case made to transport and protect K-Tek and other boom poles which collapse to 52” long and under. The durable new KBLT52 features a smart clamshell-style design and 3-layer structural foam for lightweight durability. Featuring wrap-around heavy-duty dual zippers, the travel case fully opens to reveal […]

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Zoom H5 Handy Recorder:

Zoom H5 Handy Recorder:

At the National Association of Music Merchants exhibition or NAMM 2014 Zoom showed off a non working prototype H5 Handy Recorder. The Zoom H5 appears to share many characteristics of the popular H6 Handy Recorder, such as the same preamplifier and H6 according to those that were on the exhibition floor. The Zoom H5 Handy […]

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K-TEK Klassic Steadfast Support for Maxfield & AMC Series The Walking Dead:

K-TEK Klassic Steadfast Support for Maxfield & AMC Series The Walking Dead:

Sound technician Robert Maxfield just wrapped Season 4 of The Walking Dead. He admits that it is one of the hardest shows he’s ever worked, but that it’s made a little easier because he utilizes his K-Tek 18’ Klassic boom pole with a straight internal cable. “I chose this pole for my work because of […]

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Sony UWP-D Wireless Microphone Series:

Sony UWP-D Wireless Microphone Series:

There was a daily tease PR campaign leading up to the announcement of the new UWP-D wireless microphone series from Sony… Wait you mean you didn’t notice it? My timeline says you either didn’t and or if you did didn’t care to pass it on. Anyway there is a new series of mics from Sony […]

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Custom Unique Headphones… Listen You Know You Want Them:

Custom Unique Headphones… Listen You Know You Want Them:

Unique Melody provide custom designed in-ear monitors to cameramen, audiophiles, music fans, artists, producers and sound engineers. You can get your existing headphones reshelled or go the full blown custom route. Yeah they are not cheap… but you need to stop kicking tyres sometimes and listen to the music. Hit Unique Melody up for more […]

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Say Goodbye to Old 5.1 Audio and Hello to the New Immersive Sound Standard:

Say Goodbye to Old 5.1 Audio and Hello to the New Immersive Sound Standard:

The International Telecommunication Union or ITU as they are also known have announced a draft Recommendation for next-generation ‘immersive’ and ‘personalized’ audio systems for television and radio. Read their Press Release: Audio is an essential part of the television experience, as the quality and ‘perception’ of sound enhances the image on screen. A number of […]

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Sound Devices 633 is a Compact Six-Input Mixer With Integrated 10-Track Recorder:

Sound Devices 633 is a Compact Six-Input Mixer With Integrated 10-Track Recorder:

The Sound Devices 633 is a compact, six-input mixer with integrated 10-track recorder featuring PowerSafe technology. The Sound Devices 633 offers six analog inputs and records to SD and CompactFlash memory cards. The 633 is designed for audio professionals requiring go-anywhere portability, without compromising recording or mixing capability. The 633 offers three high-bandwidth mic/line inputs […]

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Tascam TM-2X Stereo X-Y Pattern Mic for DSLRs:

Tascam TM-2X Stereo X-Y Pattern Mic for DSLRs:

TASCAM have released the TM-2X Stereo X-Y Pattern Mic for DSLR Cameras. Users now have the option to utilize the same cardioid mics made popular on the DR-Series PCM recorders and record straight into their camera of choice. Over the past few years TASCAM has become the most trusted supplier of audio devices for amateurs […]

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Canon EOS-1D C Camera Firmware Upgrade Adds LINE or MIC Audio Input:

Canon EOS-1D C Camera Firmware Upgrade Adds LINE or MIC Audio Input:

Canon has announced improvements in the functionality and convenient operation of the EOS-1D X Digital SLR camera and the EOS-1D C Digital SLR Cinema camera through new firmware scheduled to be available starting in January 2014 and November 2013, respectively. Firmware enhancements for the EOS-1D X Digital SLR camera are designed to provide photographers with […]

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Detailed Look at the MyMyk SmartMyk & MyMyk SmartLynk:

Detailed Look at the MyMyk SmartMyk & MyMyk SmartLynk:

We covered the MyMyk SmartMyk microphone system just after they launched it HERE. MyMyk have since added the MyMyk SmartLynk which is a two-channel audio mixer, an audio input monitor, also works to block unwanted Automatic Gain Control (AGC) and more. The MyMyk SmartMyk is a directional microphone which records HD audio. It is complemented […]

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Aputure V-Mic D1 Shotgun DSLR Microphone:

Aputure V-Mic D1 Shotgun DSLR Microphone:

Aputure have released the V-Mic D1, a directional condenser shotgun microphone built for DSLR’s. The Aputure V-Mic D1 is a directional condenser shotgun microphone featuring a super-cardioid polar pattern, line gradient acoustics, superior isolation, and easily filters out unwanted background noise, vibrations, and low frequencies in order to give you accurate voice input. The microphone […]

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Blue Microphones Bought by Private Equity Company:

Blue Microphones Bought by Private Equity Company:

Blue Microphones has been acquired by private equity firm The Riverside Company. Blue Microphones are know for their leading edge microphone technology, design for professional studios, live performance and consumers for home and portable electronics. Founded in 1995, Blue began by manufacturing high-performance microphones used by professional artists like Bruce Springsteen, Sting and Coldplay. In […]

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4 Wooden Camera Videos With New Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Gear:

4 Wooden Camera Videos With New Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Gear:

Wooden Camera have dropped new Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera accessories and four videos showing the gear off in all its glory. Wooden camera have taken care of audio, power, and rigging options for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera as well as a MFT to PL adapter for those wanting to pop the big boy glass […]

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K-Tek Nautilus Microphone Suspension Mount:

K-Tek Nautilus Microphone Suspension Mount:

K-Tek have announced their revolutionary Nautilus Microphone Suspension Mount. This completely new patent-pending design offers maximum isolation with minimum compromise. “We saw a need for a modern microphone suspension that not only isolates the microphone, but is lightweight, incredibly strong, and allows for quick microphone changes.” says K-Tek CEO Brenda Klemme Parker. “We came up […]

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Really, Should a Business Do This To Publicise Their Product?

Really, Should a Business Do This To Publicise Their Product?

AudioJungle… AudioJungle… AudioJungle… You know that the words are embedded to stop companies lifting their work. You also should know why you should pay to use a licensed music clip CineCity or CAMTREE, or both of you? Well maybe now for no other reason than I don’t give a flying fig newton about what you […]

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Manfrotto PIXI Mini Tripod Also Doubles As A Handy Mic Stand:

Manfrotto PIXI Mini Tripod Also Doubles As A Handy Mic Stand:

Manfrotto may bill the PIXI as a mini tripod for video and photos, but I’ve been using something like this for years as a desk top mic holder in press conferences. Perhaps the Manfrotto PIXI could do that too. Manfrotto do say the PIXI is versatile, and maybe they just don’t realize how so. Yes […]

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Sennheiser Evolution Soundroom App Helps Selecting a Microphone Easy:

Sennheiser Evolution Soundroom App Helps Selecting a Microphone Easy:

Sennheiser have released the evolution soundroom app. It is designed to help you select the right microphone that’s right for you. With such a broad range of microphones meeting a wide spectrum of needs, what’s the best way to identify the Sennheiser mic that’s right for you? What’s the difference between vocal microphones like the […]

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Zoom H6 Handy Recorder With up to 6 XLR TRS Jack Audio Inputs:

Zoom H6 Handy Recorder With up to 6 XLR TRS Jack Audio Inputs:

Zoom have announced the H6 Handy portable recorder. The Zoom H6 Handy recorder comes standard with four XLR / TRS Jack microphone inputs. The H6 has a changeable capsule system setup and ships with the XY Mic and Mid Side Mic as standard. Microphones options that can be swapped onto the H6 include a shotgun […]

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Shure LensHopper Camera-Mount Condenser Microphone With Flash Recording:

Shure LensHopper Camera-Mount Condenser Microphone With Flash Recording:

Designed to improve audio from DSLR cameras and camcorders, Shure Incorporated has introduced the VP83 LensHopper Camera-Mount Condenser Microphone and the VP83F with integrated flash recording. “In the DSLR space, we’ve seen a growing demand for compact, rugged, and portable camera-mount condensers that deliver natural audio reproduction,” said Chad Wiggins, Category Director for Wired Microphone […]

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Tascam DR-60D Audio Recorder Plus Mixer Made For DSLR Cameras:

Tascam DR-60D Audio Recorder Plus Mixer Made For DSLR Cameras:

TASCAM has announced the DR-60D which is a new audio recording solution for on-set filmmakers and videographers using DSLR’s. The Tascam DR-60D has 4 inputs, 3 outputs and simultaneous 4 track recording with mixer controls built-in and multiple record modes (including dual “Safety Track” Record Mode) for self-tailored recording. The DR-60D is a brand new […]

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Beachtek DXA-BMD Audio Adapter For the Blackmagic Cinema Camera:

Beachtek DXA-BMD Audio Adapter For the Blackmagic Cinema Camera:

The Beachtek DXA-BMD is a two-channel, passive audio adapter for connecting professional audio gear from boom mics, wireless mic and mixing boards to the Blackmagic Cinema Camera. The DXA-BMD uses exceptionally low noise, wide bandwidth, balancing transformers for pure, clean audio with no electronics to get in the way. This allows you to record high […]

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Roland R-88 a Recorder, Mixer and a Multi-Channel Audio Interface:

Roland R-88 a Recorder, Mixer and a Multi-Channel Audio Interface:

Roland have introduced their new flagship field recorder, the eight channel Roland R-88. The Roland R-88 establishes a new standard in professional portable recording by providing seamless integration of a recorder, mixer and a multi-channel audio interface. With eight discrete channels of audio recording plus a stereo mix, the R-88 is ideal for demanding multi-channel […]

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Need Sound Advice? Watch Sennheiser Audio for Video Online Tutorials:

Need Sound Advice? Watch Sennheiser Audio for Video Online Tutorials:

Filmmaker Geert Verdickt the multi-award-winning video journalist has joined forces with audio specialist Sennheiser to develop a series of tutorial videos dedicated to the subject of audio for video filmmakers. “If you’re asking me ‘What is the most underestimated power of filmmaking?’ that would be sound,” says filmmaker Geert Verdickt. In a total of five […]

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Canon 650D Audio Monitoring Solution for DFSLR Shooters: Yes DFSLR:

Canon 650D Audio Monitoring Solution for DFSLR Shooters: Yes DFSLR:

The Canon 650D is out and seems very clever indeed. So too the DFSLR users that question the lack of audio monitoring options provided by Canon on the 650D camera. Wait… What is that a typo? You mean DSLR right? NO!! It is spelled right. That F in DFSLR is a for a special breed […]

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Shure FP Wireless System:

Shure FP Wireless System:

Much like the Shure UR5 portable diversity receiver we showed you HERE, the new FP wireless system is getting the premium treatment. Component Features of Shure’s FP Wireless: FP1 Bodypack Transmitter: • Automatic Transmitter Setup to instantly sync the transmitter to the receiver frequency • LED indicator for control lockout, IR RF sync, low battery […]

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Rycote Tac!T XLR Cable has 18dB Per Octave Roll Off Beginning at 60Hz:

Rycote Tac!T XLR Cable has 18dB Per Octave Roll Off Beginning at 60Hz:

The Tac!T (pronounced ‘Tass-it’) is a 45cm ultra-flexible Mogami cable with high-quality gold-pin XX-series Neutrik XLR connectors at either end. What makes it stand out is its integral third-order filter. With a steep 18dB-per-octave roll-off beginning at 60Hz, the Tac!T passes most wanted audio in a location recording environment completely unaffected, but filters out virtually […]

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MXL FR-310 Hot Shoe Shotgun DSLR Microphone:

MXL FR-310 Hot Shoe Shotgun DSLR Microphone:

MXL microphones have released the MXL FR-310 video microphone that delivers sound that is as focused as the video you shoot. Mounting the MXL FR-310 onto your DSLR camera allows for tighter, cleaner sound recordings compared to normal in camera microphones. The MXL FR-310 shuts out sound from the sides and back, and has a […]

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Nikon D800 Vs Canon 5D MKIII audio Firmware Features:

Nikon D800 Vs Canon 5D MKIII audio Firmware Features:

Quick one: The Canon 5D MKIII verses Nikon D800 camera, looking at the features and firmware menus for audio on the both the new DSLR cameras. The second half of the video introduces the new juicedLink RM333 low-noise pre amplifier, designed for the new high-end of town, DSLR cameras. See juicedLink for more information.

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New Royalty Free Music Website For Independent Video Producers:

New Royalty Free Music Website For Independent Video Producers:

Some great news that Royalty Free Kings are now offering up their music tracks. Independent video producers now have access to Hollywood blockbuster quality music, thanks to RoyaltyFreeKings.com. The site was launched last month by veteran composers Mark Petrie and Gina Brigida, whose latest trailer credits include: The Green Lantern, The Amazing Spider-Man and The […]

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New Beachtek DXA-SLR PRO Audio Adapter For DSLR Cameras:

New Beachtek DXA-SLR PRO Audio Adapter For DSLR Cameras:

The new Beachtek DXA-SLR PRO audio adapter for DSLR cameras. The Beachtek DXA-SLR PRO adapter is an all new design with many enhanced features over the older DXA-SLR model. The Beachtek DXA-SLR PRO provides a high performance front end to connect virtually any professional microphone and other audio gear to these cameras for superior audio. […]

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Sennheiser SKP 300 G3 Plug-On Transmitter With Phantom Power:

Sennheiser SKP 300 G3 Plug-On Transmitter With Phantom Power:

Sennheiser is extending its evolution wireless ew 300 G3 series with the addition of the SKP 300 G3 plug-on transmitter. Whether it is for a speaker’s podium or for fast mobile use in video productions, the SKP 300 G3 converts any conventional cabled microphone quickly and easily into a wireless one. The phantom power required […]

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The SmartMyk DSLR Microphone Built by Pro’s for Pro Sound:

The SmartMyk DSLR Microphone Built by Pro’s for Pro Sound:

The MyMyk SmartMyk DSLR hypercardioid shotgun principle line and gradient microphone was created by a consortium of industry professionals from the sound, film, and broadcast industries. The SmartMyk has been designed to exacting standards, with an attention to detail that is second to none. The result is stunning HD audio that you never before thought […]

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Sony Working on Binaural 3D Sound in Cinematography:

Sony Working on Binaural 3D Sound in Cinematography:

Sony have worked on a short music video that has used binaural sound to give a very nice rich 3D sound with wonderful dramatic complete depth and volume. Pop your headphones on for the 3 videos as Sony take you on ride showing you what it is like to be a member of the band […]

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ECC Tools The Binary DSLR Rig has it All & then Some:

ECC Tools The Binary DSLR Rig has it All & then Some:

ECC Tools has created The Binary Rig to give DSLR cameras the functionality and usability of a cinema camera. HDSLR cameras have the ability to capture beautiful cinematic images, but they lack features necessary to use the cameras reliably under the rigors of film production. The Binary Rig integrates the functionality that film industry professionals […]

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Roland R26 6 Channel Audio Field Recorder With XLR Inputs:

Roland R26 6 Channel Audio Field Recorder With XLR Inputs:

The Roland R-26 audio field recorders captures audio with high-definition direct sound, as well as the rich natural ambience of the recording environment. The Roland R-26 has dual stereo mics, and six channels of simultaneous recording. The Roland R-26 is around $499. See also the Olympus LS-100 and the Tascam DR 100MKII and the handy […]

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$399 Olympus LS-100 24 bit Multi-Track Recorder with XLR Inputs:

$399 Olympus LS-100 24 bit Multi-Track Recorder with XLR Inputs:

The Olympus LS-100 24 bit, 96 kHz Multi-Track Recorder with XLR Inputs and metal body will hit stores at a recommended price of $399 in February 2012. The Olympus LS-100 Multi-Track Linear PCM recorder. It’s ridiculously easy to use and musicians will appreciate the on board tuner, metronome and lissajous function. Enjoy capturing every note […]

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Custom Audio Solution for a Canon 5D MKII Camera:

Custom Audio Solution for a Canon 5D MKII Camera:

Here we have a very custom audio solution for a Canon 5D MKII camera. That DSLR bad boy now rocks a tethered Sound Devices MixPre-D mixer on the belt, $750. PortaBrace MX-24 Mini pouch, $138. Custom cable connecting mic to mixer AND mixer out to 5D MKII in, $100 from Gotham Sound. By @dbfphoto via […]

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iM2 Turns Your iPhone & iPad Into a Go Anywhere Tascam Recorder:

iM2 Turns Your iPhone & iPad Into a Go Anywhere Tascam Recorder:

TASCAM’s iM2 turns the iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch into a high-quality stereo recorder. A pair of condenser microphones – the same high quality as TASCAM’s best-selling DR-series recorders – plugs into the dock connector of your Apple device. The microphones are adjustable over 180 degrees for the best sound placement. The uni-directional elements are […]

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Tascam DR-100MKII Handy Recorder with Locking XLR Inputs:

Tascam DR-100MKII Handy Recorder with Locking XLR Inputs:

The Tascam DR-100MKII is a high-end 24bit/96kHz Linear PCM portable field recorder that builds on the very popular DR-100 model’s strengths, and adds plenty of improvements on top of that. Grabbing a Japanese press release here is what looks to be new: A better sturdier case build, +4 DBu line level input with +48 V […]

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The Canon EOS Cinema C300 Camera Viewfinder & XLR Inputs:

The Canon EOS Cinema C300 Camera Viewfinder & XLR Inputs:

The Canon EOS Cinema C300 camera viewfinder tilts up to a convenient 60° angle. The 4″ control panel and 1.23 megapixel monitor rotates 135° left/right or 270° down – and can be mounted directly on the camera body or the handle unit. Top, behind, from either side, on either shoulder – the EOS C300 and […]

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Roland R-44 Solid State Four Channel Audio Field Recorder:

Roland R-44 Solid State Four Channel Audio Field Recorder:

The Edirol R-44 is designed for professional use within a very conveniently sized package. Capture up to 4 channels of uncompressed audio with selectable bit depths (16-bit or 24-bit) and sampling frequencies (44.1kHz/48kHz/88.2kHz/96kHz). R-44 employs SD cards or large capacity SDHC cards as the recording media. No moving parts enables the most silent and reliable […]

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K-Tek: 3 Windscreens for Small Microphones:

K-Tek: 3 Windscreens for Small Microphones:

Known for popular boom poles, shock mounts and Norbert camcorder accessory mounting system, K-Tek offers three new windscreens. Designed for small/low-profile microphones, these US-made products, are effective solutions for wind noise reduction and microphone protection at affordable prices. K-Tek’s unique design combines a fleece or faux fur exterior that breaks up the wind with a […]

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Sync your audio with your DSLR video clip in Final Cut Pro X:

Sync your audio with your DSLR video clip in Final Cut Pro X:

Another Cinescopophilia find for the DSLR guys and users of Final Cut Pro X. Thanks to what2doandhow2doit for showing us his way of syncing DSLR audio with video clips in Final Cut Pro X. Sit back and watch, or take notes or whatever, but if you like the demo then seek out what2doandhow2doit and subscribe […]

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ALZO Microphone Shock Multi-Mount for DSLR & Video Cameras:

ALZO Microphone Shock Multi-Mount for DSLR & Video Cameras:

Cinescopophilia loves stumbling across gear that appeals to the DSLR crowd. Check out the Alzo Shock Multi-Mount for microphones. For just under $49 it’s a bargain. The Alzo all-aluminum Shock Multi-Mount for microphones, audio recorders such as the Zoom H4n, LED video camera lights, monitors, and other devices used for DSLR video recording. Strong rubber […]

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Shure UR5 Portable Diversity Receiver:

Shure UR5 Portable Diversity Receiver:

The Shure UR5 Portable Diversity Receiver is a premium portable wireless receiver component, designed to provide Shure UHF-R-class technology, performance, and quality for professional broadcast and media production applications. Designed with small cameras like the new Cine Compacts and DSLR’s in mind the Shure UR5 features wide-band frequency tuning, hands-on navigation, rechargeability, and a variety […]

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IanniX a Graphical Open-Source Sequencer:

IanniX a Graphical Open-Source Sequencer:

IanniX has been around for a while and is a multi platform graphical open-source sequencer, based on Iannis Xenakis works, for digital art. IanniX syncs via Open Sound Control (OSC) events and curves to your real-time environment. In this video we see IanniX control a Jitter patch through OSC protocol. It fires visuals effects and […]

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Cradle for Your Zoom H4n:

Cradle for Your Zoom H4n:

The Zoom H4n Cradle from 4DSLR is an affordable accessory that is designed to be a quick release solution for your audio. Its design combines the ease of mounting your Zoom H4n to your rig while still making it easy to access the battery door. The Zoom H4n cradle features PVC dipped fingers that grip […]

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Zoom H2n – Handy Recorder:

Zoom H2n – Handy Recorder:

The H2n features our best microphones yet and is the only portable recorder with five mic capsules onboard. This design enables the H2n to offer four unique recording modes: Mid-Side (MS) stereo, 90° X/Y stereo, 2-channel and 4-channel surround sound. The H2n is the first handheld recorder to offer Mid-Side stereo recording, a technique used […]

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3D Mic Pro Microphone:

3D Mic Pro Microphone:

You are looking at around $1,595 to get your hands on a 3D Mic Pro microphone that claims and appears to record audio in surround sound. One tip for the 3D Mic Pro makers is if they want the mic to work and continue to function without fault on set then they need to address […]

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Pre-Order Cinemartin Uncompressed & Open Codec Field Recorders:

Pre-Order Cinemartin Uncompressed & Open Codec Field Recorders:

We told you about the Cinemartin 4:2:2 & 4:4:4 8-10 bit full capable recorders back in March and they have some new news for us. The Cinemartin SFV and SFVe field recorders should be ready to drop around July-August 2011. The guys at Cinemartin are taking pre-orders which are estimated to be processed in around […]

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Audio Monitoring On The Canon T2i 550D With Sescom Cable:

Audio Monitoring On The Canon T2i 550D With Sescom Cable:

Running the Magic Lantern hack on your Canon EOS T2i / 550D camera and want better audio monitoring? Pay somewhere in the $40′s for the cable. Read on. Sescom DSLR-550D-HOCF AV Out Headphone Monitoring Cable for Canon T2i/550D DSLR & Magic Lantern USB Mini to 3.5mm TRS Female 1 Foot Magic Lantern Headphone Monitoring – […]

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Cinemartin SFVe Uncompressed Field Video Recorder Prototype Test: Booting:

Cinemartin SFVe Uncompressed Field Video Recorder Prototype Test: Booting:

The guys at Cinemartin have released their first video showing the Cinemartin SFVe uncompressed video recorder prototype boot up time and it shows it is ready to record in half a minute. Thanks to @Salah_Baker for pointing these guys out. There will be two models to start with the Cinemartin SFV a 7″ Full HD […]

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LCDeVF The Universal EVF:

LCDeVF The Universal EVF:

Back in December we said to keep an eye out for the LCDeVF EVF project. Well we can now tell you that we can expect the LCDeVF Electronic Viewfinder to launch at NAB 2011 or as head of LCDVF and LCDeVF Tonis says “release at NAB or consider us dead.” Price point could be “something […]

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sideKick HD HDMI & HD-SDI 10-bit Field Recorder For Video Cameras:

sideKick HD HDMI & HD-SDI 10-bit Field Recorder For Video Cameras:

Camera recording straight to edit choice is here and a there maybe a few more of these recorders show up at NAB. Fast Forward Video brings us their sideKick HD HDMI & HD-SDI out 10-bit field recorder for video cameras. So the long awaited Atomos Ninja ProRes recorder has company in the straight to edit, […]

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DSLR Starter Video Essentials:

DSLR Starter Video Essentials:

The real essentials are those that help correct limitations.

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Magic Lantern 550D T2i QScale (bit rate control) Hitting 82mbit/sec:

The guys at Magic Lantern have been working hard to bring real world motion camera controls to the Canon DSLR’s. Trammell and crew have had good success with the Canon 5D MKII and now have made great in roads to bring those same features to the 550D / T2i camera. There are known issues and […]

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DSLR Footage Slowed To 2000fps + Cool Rain Drops In Particular 2:

Oton Bačar has done it again and mixed a Canon 7D DSLR camera’s vision with Twixtor and slowed the footage down to 2000fps. Nice add too of stunning rain drops in Trapcode Particular 2. 7D 2000 fps from Oton Bačar on Vimeo. Second and final slow motion test…It was filmed months ago. Editing is rough […]

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AGC Disable Y-Splitter Cable for Canon 7D & 550D / T2i Cameras:

AGC Disable Y-Splitter Cable for Canon 7D & 550D / T2i Cameras:

Nice ready made Y cable designed to stop your AGC audio grief with some Canon DSLR cameras made by Sescom and available for around $27. The DSLR-AGCY was developed to enable disabling of the Auto Gain Control in Canon and other HD DSLR cameras. This cable allows you to split your audio tracks. One end […]

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