Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Whats the Best mic for my Cannon XM2

  1. #1

    Default Whats the Best mic for my Cannon XM2

    I am looking for a mic for my XM2 i was going to get a Sennheiser MKE300D which are a lot of money, until i read a article in What Camcorder that said they pick up zoom noise.
    I nead a mic for filming in sometimes busy public places. If anyone can give me any ideas on which add on mic would be suitable i would appreciate it!

  2. #2

    Default whats the best mic

    The simple answer is that an on camera mic should be used as a last resort. Can you connect an external mic to your camera preferably by an xlr connector? I dont no how involved you want to get in videography but you may like to use a wireless mic system attached to your camera. sennheiser have a very good range .Remember you get what you pay for.
    Quality doesnt come cheap. You could also record to a mini disc player and add your audio at the editing stage. If you have 950.00 to spare hbb.co.uk make a reporters kit which comprises of a portadisc minidisc recorder, reporters mic ,protective case etc.

    Good shooting

    clive

  3. #3

    Default XM2 Mic

    Thanks Clive !

  4. #4

    Default

    Some Mp3 players also have a dictaphone feature which my friends and i use when we need a mic

Similar Threads

  1. Whats The Best Out There?
    By gtdude33 in forum Forum Announcements and News
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 01-19-2007, 10:44 PM
  2. Canon XL2 - Anybody Using One & Whats It Like
    By DGB in forum Technology advice and tips
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-11-2006, 08:51 AM
  3. cannon ixus 750 movie playback on computer double speed
    By derek123 in forum General video editing software help and advice
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 01-03-2006, 09:05 PM
  4. whats the best?
    By ToxicGinger in forum Blu Ray, DVD, SVCD and VCD authoring
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 01-25-2005, 05:00 AM
  5. Cannon ZR80
    By NorcoEvolve in forum Technology advice and tips
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-05-2004, 02:40 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •