Studio Recording

by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 09/29/2023
With several new products to discuss, the last few days leading up to B&H's holiday break have been pretty exciting. Nikon dropped an optic with a new name, the ultra-high-performance NIKKOR Z 135mm f/1.8 S Plena Lens. Meanwhile, DJI shared yet another announcement this year: the Mini 4 Pro, which
0 Views ·Posted 09/28/2023
Join Andrew Swift in the studio as he compares the Audio-Technica AT2020USB-XP to the AT2040USB. He explains which microphone is better for livestreaming, podcasting, filming YouTube videos, and recording music. 0:00 - In this Video 0:37 - Condenser vs. Dynamic 1:20 - Acoustic Instrument Test 1:43 - AT2020USB-XP Ambient Noise Reduction Test 2:55 - AT2020USB-XP Automatic Gain Control Test 3:41 - What is the AT2040USB Good For? 4:14 -
0 Views ·Posted 09/22/2023
Before you begin your podcast, you need to make sure your audio recording is crystal clear. Andrew shares some proper microphone techniques to help you get the best sound for your podcast.  0:00 - Introduction  0:17 - Proximity Effect  1:26 - Plosive Sounds  3:33 - Setting the Input Gain  4:30 - Final Thoughts  Did you find these tips helpful? Do you have any to add? Let us know in the Comments section, below.
by Trevor Collins ·Posted 09/19/2023
2023 has been an exciting year for Logitech. Following its acquisition of the popular audio equipment brand Blue Microphones, Logitech is rolling out several new products in the Logitech G line of gaming devices. With three new microphones and two new lighting rigs, all built around the modern gamer, Twitch streamer, and content creator, fans of Logitech and the former Blue Microphones have a lot to which they can look forward. Yeti Orb First up is the
0 Views ·Posted 09/15/2023
Attention all podcast enthusiasts! Welcome to podcasting 101, 2023 edition. Gabriel Richards breaks down the list of all the equipment you need to get started on your podcast. Richards discusses everything, from mics, mixers, editing software, and even platforms to host your podcast. 0:00 - Introduction 1:18 - Microphones 6:03 - Audio Interface 7:23 - Podcast Mixers 9:08 - Headphones 10:07 - Mobile Podcasting 11:12 - Podcast Editing 13:10 - Podcast Hosting 14:04 - One Last Piece of Advice   Do you have a podcast you produce or would
by Robert Rives ·Posted 08/15/2023
If you’ve been looking for a quick and easy way to use your favorite XLR microphone for streaming or podcasting duties, then you’ll be very interested in Shure’s new MVX2U. It is an XLR-to-USB interface that provides up to 60 dB of gain and optional 48V phantom power to condenser microphones. The MVX2U is easy for anyone to use and offers customizable control via the Motive app.
by Trevor Collins ·Posted 07/31/2023
Known primarily for high-quality audio interfaces and digital modeling microphones, Antelope Audio is poised to make waves once again with its first-ever studio monitor, the Atlas i8. Aimed at the high-end market and sporting a unique 3-way speaker design with advanced DSP technology built in, the Atlas i8 has the potential to be a go-to speaker for professional midfield and nearfield applications, including
0 Views ·Posted 07/09/2023
It’s clear teenage engineering's TP-7 Digital Tape Recorder has that wow factor. Not only is this digital tape recorder ultra-portable, but it also allows for hours of audio recording and doubles as a USB audio interface. Join Gabe Richards as he presents an overview of the TP-7’s features and how to use it. 0:00 - Introduction 1:02 - Physical Specs and Use 4:26 - How it Works 6:26 - More Complex Setups 7:39 - Final
0 Views ·Posted 07/06/2023
TASCAM has announced the DR-10L Pro, an updated version of its popular lavalier microphone and miniature recorder combo. The DR-10L Pro expands the original version's feature set by adding increased microSDXC capacity, extended battery life, optional Bluetooth capabilities, timecode support, and, best of all, 32-bit float recording capability. DR-10L Pro Because the recorder is tiny enough to hide right on your subject
by Trevor Collins ·Posted 06/12/2023
Over the last decade, the professional podcasting, streaming, and content-creation industry has grown exponentially, and shows no signs of slowing down. Audio-Technica recognizes this trend and has upgraded its popular AT2020USB+ microphone with new features aimed at the pro-level content creator. Enter: The Audio-Technica AT2020USB-XP.
by Staff Writer ·Posted 03/29/2023
This year, Zoom will be at the B&H booth to display its many production tools. Whether you’re a professional podcaster, a musician on the road, or simply a student attending a virtual class, Zoom has several products at varying price points that are sure to suit your needs. THE RECORDER THAT ADAPTS TO YOUR WAY OF CREATING H8: Featuring 12 simultaneous recording tracks, interchangeable capsules, and an App-driven touchscreen interface, the
by Andrew Eisele ·Posted 11/14/2022
KRK has released its latest entry in the micro monitor market, the GoAux Series portable monitors, which deliver renowned KRK sound quality in a pint-sized format. Designed to go anywhere, the GoAux 3 and GoAux 4 monitors include a nylon carrying bag that holds both monitors, as well as the included monitor stands and
0 Views ·Posted 08/17/2022
Audio-Technica continues to refine the venerable AT2020, a microphone well known for delivering excellent audio recordings that rival, and even exceed, far more expensive mics. Improving on the most recent iteration, the AT2020USB+, this new AT2020USB-X model brings a USB Type-C connection, Mute button, Mix Control, and 24-bit/96 kHz audio capabilities to this proven
by Andrew Eisele ·Posted 08/15/2022
Yes! The rumors are true: Neumann is releasing the M 49 V, a reissue of its classic M 49 tube microphone. In 1949, Neumann released the M 49 tube microphone and forever changed the landscape of recording. By 1951, the M 49 had become the industry standard, used in recording studios and broadcast environments worldwide. Now, with the limited release of the M 49 V, Neumann is again proving to audio
by Robert Rives ·Posted 08/01/2022
Antelope is ensuring your late summer remains toasty with two hot product releases aimed at musicians, producers, and engineers looking for portable and budget-friendly ways to maximize their creative potential. The Edge Note is a small-diaphragm condenser mic capable of modeling 13 classic microphone models, while the brand’s most popular audio interface, the Zen Go Synergy Core, formerly only available with a USB connector, is now also