Audio recording for Video
Posted 23 July 2009 - 08:25 AM
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Posted 23 July 2009 - 09:08 AM
If you are using the 5D2, get the magic lantern firmware with AGC off.
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Posted 23 July 2009 - 11:08 AM
I use the Rode stereo mic on the 5D MKII.
So far I am happy with it. Dead cat is included.... :-)
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Posted 07 July 2010 - 11:26 PM
Anyone actually using the beachtek device on their 5Dmkii? or 7D for that matter.
I want to get my audio quality sorted, and am considering one.
I have also seen the juicedlink version
I would prefer not to go the separate digital recording device route given my situation, so am *hoping* one of these will be suitable.
I currently have a Rode Stereo Video mic, but find it a bit "wide" for picking up spoken word, so am also considering one of these Sniper Kits from Que Audio.
Your advice is appreciated as always!
Posted 08 July 2010 - 03:20 AM
Magic Lantern is now not necessary for audio since Canon's latest firmware allows ACG over-ride and manual gain control. In fact ML is simply a firmware overlay...which vanishes every time you turn the camera off. Not very practical for out of the studio work!
Edited by HDVdiver, 08 July 2010 - 03:37 AM.
Posted 08 July 2010 - 11:03 AM
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