Audio is often an uncherished child of videomakers – so it is for #Mojo mobile journalists. Usually it is because most of their gear doesn’t have much option to manipulate or optimise the settings. But let’s talk openly – more often they don’t care much about. And although they tend to spend quite a lot of money for their newest iPhone or DSLR with big rigs, the microphones (if they spend money for that) seem to be rather “on the small side”. They buy a cheap €50 Lavelier mic or a top-mounted Shot-Gun-type mic with a flash-shoe and aim from a distance at their object. To be honest – that’s nonsense.
I made some visualisation of equipment performances. And there are some surprising results. Sound is paramount – Audio for Mojo weiterlesen