Any actual hands-on experience with the NEX-7 built-in MIC shooting video?

Started 8 months ago | Discussions thread
jkoch2
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$23 "Sonic Sleuth" might work for birds
In reply to jkoch2, 8 months ago

This might work for higher frequencies:

http://www.amazon.com/Educational-Insights-Geosafari-Sonic-Sleuth/product-reviews/B0002VJYRC/ref=dp_top_cm_cr_acr_txt?showViewpoints=1

The "dish mic" I made used an 18' serving bowl, obtained for next to nothing at a garage sale, as the parabola.   It works better, but took a little crafting to install the bolt to support the $30 lavelier that sits at the parabolic focus.  I find it easier to connect it to a digital sound recorder than to encumber the camera.  Dual audio capture helps if you don't know where the critters are in advance.

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