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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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. It’s an unfortunate flaw in the fundamental design of interference tube mics.

Contact Us – Archive – Top. I haven’t actually used it yet Links monetized by VigLink. The result eliminates ambient noise while providing accurate pick up at greater ranges. This mic has proven to be a invaluable asset as a on camera and studio microphone and has consistently given me great results under the most unfavorable conditions.

Crappy sound makes c56b8 a crappy movie, no matter how pretty the pictures. You could hear the bass of the cello but barely the waterfall. Be sure to use the low cut filter if hand holding your camera or else you will be doing post-production noise reduction.


AKG CB any good? The microphone yields a hypercardioid polar pattern below Hz. I use a Sennheiser blimp, with a K-tek shock mount and K-Tek pistol grip. Camera Mountable The short, compact design allows the C B to be mounted on a camera without obstructing the camera’s view. Family Fest ScriptFest X: The windsock is also known as a dead cat, etc.

Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Check out my IMDB page: Long live the Power Mac. Rated 5 out of 5 by Your Free Lunch from Great on camera mic The C B includes a foam windscreen and stand adapter. AKG C B specs.

Originally Posted by tlorenzo. The condenser element requires 9 to 52V phantom power and features a wide frequency response of 20 Hz to 20 kHz. See any errors on this page?

AKG C568B Professional small condenser shotgun microphone

Above Hz, the microphone increases directivity, eliminating signal at the off-axis sections of the capsule. 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 rock concerts to quiet trickling streams and they have never let me down.


Most shotguns have more of a hyper pattern at the low end. A little fussy in setting levels under extremely high SPL conditions.

One that Schoeps use to poke fun at until recently for some darn reason. Thought I’d resurrect this post. Power Mac Dual 2. It is precisely that coloration that you are trying to avoid by using a hyper instead of a shotgun. Update Unrecognized Zip Code.

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BTW – I’m going to be making my own boom-pole and I’ll make sure to post pictures when it’s done: It means that indoors the reverb will sound colored and ugly. No Longer Available Update Location close. It is very directional, very sensitive but qkg a wonderful low end that surprises me each time I use it.

To put a slightly different spin on a post above: AKG C B reviews.