A Comparison of Different Kinds of Microphone for Interview Audio – Recorder, Camera Mic, Shotgun or Lav?


compares the audio quality between a camera microphone, audio recorder, shotgun microphone and lavalier microphone:

Daniel Norton of Adorama Pro gives a tutorial showing the differences between the various audio recording options for interview video work. Compare the Sennheiser G3 Wireless Lav Kit, to the RODE NTG-2 shotgun, to the Zoom H6 recorder internal microphone, to the Shure LensHopper on-camera mic. Listen and decide for yourself what sounds best and what to use on your next shoot!