Phonak’s New Base Station, IFB Receivers and Headworn Mics

April 12, 2011 at 11:16 am

The guys at Phonak gave us a tour of their new very small and simple to operate IFB receiver, the Condor full duplex encrypted system, Invisity in-ear listening devices, the new TX300v Base Station Transmitter and some over-ear mounted stage microphones.

DPA introduces capsules with preamp options for reference line of microphones

April 12, 2011 at 11:09 am

Bruce from DPA describes the evolution of their reference standard microphone line with new capsules and preamps designed to fit their intended use use.

A review of the Schoeps SuperCMIT 2U

July 16, 2010 at 4:53 pm

It’s a Super-Schoeps. But does it offer an improvement for film and video production? Yes, I believe it does. Since this, my first, evaluation of the Super CMIT was conducted at Trew Audio’s Nashville facility, and not in the more complex environment of a real production, I’m sure there is […]

Trew’s view of the CS-2

June 17, 2010 at 5:00 pm

Trew Audio has the new Sanken CS-2, so I was able to spend some time with it in a casual evaluation. At first glance, it looks like a typical short shotgun microphone (which also means it looks a lot like a Sennheiser 416). It looks identical to the Sanken CS-3, […]

Schoeps Super CMIT Microphone at NAB 2010

April 21, 2010 at 4:10 pm

Karin of Redding Audio discusses and demonstrates the Schoeps Super CMIT with Skylor. Read full entry »

Audio-Technica BP896 at NAB 2010

April 15, 2010 at 4:20 pm

Skylor Morgan gets information on the relatively new Audio-Technica BP896 sub-miniature lavalier. Read full entry »

Audio-Technica’s new breed…the AT875R

March 26, 2010 at 12:22 pm

When I began at Trew, Audio-Technica shotguns generally ranked below those of other manufacturers. They made great reasonably priced studio mics and hypercardioids, yet their shotgun mics left a lot to be desired. In their attempts to hit a price mark, electret condenser mics such as the AT815A/B, AT835, and […]

New Rycote for the Sennheiser 8040/8050

November 6, 2009 at 3:48 pm

A new suspension and windscreen for the Sennheiser MKH-8000 microphones Pricing: Suspension Windscreen Windjammer Microphone and Acc Rycote is a respected and innovative manufacturer of high quality microphone windscreens and suspension systems. So when they saw the Sennheiser MKH-8000 compact microphone series and its potential for film and video use, […]

Lectrosonics D4. One transmitter, one receiver, four channels.

July 17, 2009 at 3:05 pm

Lectrosonics has long owned a majority stake in the North American film and television audio market. Their Digital Hybrid wireless is massively successful. Using digital audio processing in the transmitter and receiver, they effectively removed the companding noise used in traditional analog wireless systems. Lectrosonics has finally answered the all […]

Countryman E6s at NAB 2009

April 28, 2009 at 2:49 pm

Chris Countryman explains the origins and capacity of the E6s Compact Omni Earset Mic while Skylor models it.