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#1 Macks Fiiod

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Posted 22 September 2016 - 11:05 PM

Was curious to see what microphones the other video guys have in their collections? Could be educational for discovering a new tool for the arsenal.

 

I'll post mine later.

 

Thanks.


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#2 Landon D. Parks

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Posted 22 September 2016 - 11:25 PM

Audio Technica AT-875r and Rode NTG-4. I also have a four channel wireless system from Audio Technica known as System 10 Pro, attached to those are 4 x Countryman B3's.

 

Between the 875r and the NTG-4, I'd say the 875 is better for indoor and the NTG-4 for outdoors or when you need to pick up sounds from a long way away. The System 10 is there mostly to capture dialogue on wide shots where a boom would not be practical. Never had any trouble with the System 10 pro's, despite them being 2.4GHz. 


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#3 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 03:29 AM

Got away with a prehistoric Sennheiser ME-80 for years.

 

Recently had a DPA 4017B on review and realised what the future really ought to hold...

 

Use an SE Electronics 2200A for voice over type stuff.


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Posted 23 September 2016 - 03:48 AM

It's 4 in the morning and I'm giving up on life. So mine:

-SM57

-SM7B

-AT4047

-MKH416

-Neumann KMS-105

-Neumann TLM-102

-Blue Kiwi

-EV 635a


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#5 Robin R Probyn

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Posted 23 September 2016 - 09:41 AM

You have a sad NewZealander in your audio kit.. ?  they get everywhere ..


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Posted 23 September 2016 - 09:53 AM

I broke their legs so they basically need to be in my audio kit if they want to survive.


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Posted 23 September 2016 - 10:48 AM

Im sure they deserved it.. 


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Posted 26 September 2016 - 02:44 AM

Got away with a prehistoric Sennheiser ME-80 for years.

 

Forgot to ask; Does that give you a nice vintage vibe? Or when going into solid state recorders does it just sound low quality?


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#9 Phil Rhodes

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Posted 26 September 2016 - 05:59 AM

It doesn't sound low quality, it just doesn't have nearly as much output as more modern devices, which I guess you could call a cut in quality given increased noise. Nothing outrageously wrong with it, though. I don't think the technology has massively changed.


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Posted 11 May 2017 - 11:55 AM

I have about three quarters of my microphones listed here (I don't update it often enough... & I leave off the total crap junk I've purchased in the past, but still keep around for the hell of it as not worth anything anyway):

 

http://ironfilm.co.nz/sound/

 

Quick copy and paste:

Sanken CS-3e.
Sennheiser MKH-416.
Sennheiser ME66/K6 super-cardioid microphone with Rycote Softie.
Sennheiser ME64/K6.
RØDE NTG2 shotgun microphone.
Aputure Deity shotgun microphone.
2x Oktava MK-012 hypercardioid microphone.
Samson C02 cardioid microphone.


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#11 Macks Fiiod

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Posted 11 May 2017 - 12:41 PM

Update since I've been selling and buying:

 

-AT4047 (for sale)

-Neumann u87ai

-Neumann KMS 105

-Shure SM7b

-Shure SM57

-2 Sennheiser MKH 416 (one for sale)

-Electro Voice RE16


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