Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Field Recording Gear

This is a summary of writings on field recording gear. The most recent article (July 2024) includes a handy table of current gear:

How to choose a mic for a portable recorder (updated July 2024):

Three microphones compared on Valentine's Day:

Companion to above. How to match your microphone to your recorder. Plus, some recommended configurations.

Compared: EM172, Panasonic WM-61, Olympus built-in.

About the Zoom F8 (and F4):

A promising unit:

Two classic small recorders:

And finally:

You will also discover dozens of older articles of questionable value.