Articles tagged "audio"

Sony releases new two-channel audio receiver with Multi Interface hotshoe support

When paired with an included adapter, this receiver can transmit both audio directly through Sony's Multi Interface hotshoe on compatible cameras, negating the need to use the camera's audio input port.

3-way wireless microphone test with Rode, Saramonic and Synco dual-transmitter kits

The Saramonic Blink 500 Pro B2, Synco G2 A2 and Rode Wireless Go ll offer dual-transmitter kits across a range of prices, and with a range of features to match. Here we test the quality of their audio output, their range and their ability to reject environmental distractions

You can now control the RØDE Wireless Go II system with your Android, iOS device

RØDE has released a pair of updates for its Wireless Go II dual-channel microphone system, adding on-the-go setting changes and the ability to use the system to livestream and podcast.

Looking for a more affordable version of Rode’s Wireless Go II? Mirfak Audio's WE10 Pro kit might be your ticket

Mirfak Audio, a sister company of gimbal manufacturer Moza, has released a dual-channel wireless microphone kit that combines two transmitters with a single receiver to create an all-in-one dual-mic setup.

Sennheiser's new MKE 400 shotgun mic and XS Lav mics are for creatives on-the-go

Sennheiser has updated its MKE 400 on-camera shotgun microphone and added a pair of XS Lav microphones to its mobile audio lineup.

Rode's new Wireless Go II system now offers dual channel recording, onboard storage and more

Rode has released a new Wireless Go II kit, which comes with three units: a dual channel receiver and two transmitters. The updated kit features improved connectivity, onboard audio recording storage and more.

Report: Japanese camera makers could see supply chain constraints due to supplier factory fire

The factory produces an array of audio components, including analog-to-digital converters, which Inside Imaging claims are used by various Japanese camera manufacturers.

This DIY camera uses machine learning to tell you what it sees

What if your camera knew what it was looking at? A new Raspberry Pi-based project combines a camera module with machine learning to bring this possibility to life.

A visual and auditory journey through the shutter sounds of vintage film cameras

Ace Noguera recorded the shutter sounds of numerous vintage cameras and produced a satisfying video of his project. What photographer doesn’t love the sound of a good shutter click?

Update on the rankings from our recent 'Microphone pre-amp shootout'

Following our recent microphone pre-amp shootout there was a lot of controversy surrounding the results from the Sony a7 III. Our team tested a second a7 III body to verify the results and discovered some important things that could impact the rankings – depending on what microphone you use.

DPReview TV: Mirrorless and DSLR microphone pre-amp shootout

We invited a professional audio engineer to test the microphone pre-amps in cameras from Canon, Nikon, Sony, Panasonic, Fujifilm and Olympus. Find out which ones deliver the best sound.

Getting great sound for video: an introduction

What's the most important thing to get right when shooting video? The audio, of course! In this article we walk through what it takes to get great audio including types of microphones, important accessories and a few pro tips based on real world experience.

Rode's redesigned NTG5 microphone features 'circular acoustic ports' and lightweight design

Rode's new NTG5 professional shotgun microphone uses circular acoustic ports instead of the more traditional linear ports used by other manufacturers. Rode claims this provides, 'natural, uncolored sound.'

Video: 20 minutes of ASMR binaural sounds for photographers

Jared Polin of FroKnowsPhoto has shared a new video with the self-explanatory title ‘ASMR Photography.’

DPReview TV: Deity Connect microphone review

Jordan reviews the Deity Connect wireless microphone. Find out why this is the mic system he's wanted for a decade, and why he thinks it's a compelling choice for so many people who shoot video.

DJI releases $39 mic adapter for its Osmo Pocket camera

The adapter plugs into the Osmo Pocket's USB Type-C port and features a 3.5mm TRS jack to plug in various external microphones.

DPReview TV: where to place a microphone to record great audio

There's an old axiom in filmmaking which states that an audience will forgive a poor quality picture, but not poor quality sound. This week, Chris and Jordan bring in an audio pro to demonstrate why a cheap microphone positioned correctly will outperform an expensive model placed incorrectly.

Audio-Technica wants to teach you the best audio techniques for video

New video series covers all the basics you need to know to capture great audio, covering everything from boom poles to lavalier mics, and how to hide a microphone in a plant.