The AKG CB is a professional condenser shotgun microphone whose capsule combines high directivity and wide frequency range. It is a perfect tool for . The C B Professional Small Condenser Shotgun Microphone from AKG is a short shotgun microphone designed for camera mounting and handheld. Hi guys, I just got a sweet deal on a couple of AKG CB shotgun microphones for my soon-to-be-mine DVX. I’ve read some pretty good.

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I haven’t actually used it yet It means that indoors ajg reverb will sound colored and ugly. To put a slightly different spin on a post above: You could hear the bass of the cello but barely the waterfall. Excellent for recording voices clearly amidst the clatter of a large party especially shout-out during live music.

AKG CB any good?

AKG C568B Professional small condenser shotgun microphone

Power Mac Dual 2. The short design allows the C B to be mounted on a camera without obstructing the image.

The only reviews I’ve been able to find have been centered around music and theatre use Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: The manufacturer states “Below Hz it functions as a x568b microphone; above Hz, the acoustic interference tube increases its directivity for extremely accurate pickup of distant sound. It’s an unfortunate flaw in the fundamental design of interference tube mics.


Check out my IMDB page: It is very directional, very sensitive but with a wonderful low end that surprises me each time I use it. AKG C B reviews.

Results 1 to 10 of Rated 5 out of 5 by Red Diamond from Great Frequency Response I use this mic on-camera as a shotgun as well as site recording using a boom or stand. Means pretty much the opposite. The C B includes a foam windscreen and stand adapter. Eliminates Off-Axis Noise The C B shotgun microphone eliminates off-axis signal while placing emphasis on the direct akt signal. Family Fest ScriptFest X: Update Unrecognized Zip Code.

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Rated 5 out of 5 by Steve Kingsley from I’ve had 2 of these since I’ve used these mics to record anything from loud skg concerts to quiet trickling streams and they have never let me down. Rycote and others make a combo wind protector that combines the furry with the “blimp” but it only covers the front part of the mic.


AKG C B overview. Most shotguns have more of a hyper pattern at the low end. Camera Mountable The short, compact design allows the C B to be mounted on a camera without obstructing the camera’s view.

Wide Frequency Response The 20 Hz to 20 kHz frequency response allows the microphone to be used in a variety of akv. Originally Posted by tlorenzo.

Contact Us – Archive – Top. Be sure to use the low cut filter if hand holding your camera or else you will be doing post-production noise reduction.

Originally Posted by Oleg 2. It is precisely that coloration that you are trying to avoid by using a hyper instead of a shotgun.

A little fussy in setting levels under extremely high SPL conditions. No Longer Available Update Location close.

The microphone yields a hypercardioid polar pattern below Hz. I’ve read some pretty good reviews on them on various sites, but I was wondering if any of you guys have tried them on shoots with the DVX?