The MKH 8060 Shotgun Microphone and Filter Module Kit from B&H features the lightweight and rugged MKH 8060 shotgun microphone from Sennheiser which, due to its short interference tube, yields a pleasing supercardioid/lobar pickup pattern.
The microphone is complemented by the MZF 8000 filter designed especially for the broadcast and film industries. The filter effectively blocks interference caused by infrasound, such as low-frequency noises caused by wind and handling.
Sennheiser MKH 8060 - Short Shotgun Microphone
The MKH 8060 from Sennheiser is a lightweight and rugged short shotgun microphone that offers true and natural sound. Reliable under the toughest climatic conditions, the microphone's symmetrical RF transducer design produces high sensitivity, low distortion and excellent transient response.
The enhanced short interference tube yields a pleasing supercardioid/lobar pickup pattern, suppressing off-axis sound without coloration to create extremely natural and detailed results. Due to its compact design, it is ideal for boom or camera mounting.
The microphone ships with an analog output module with an XLR connector, but with the appropriate accessory, the body can to interface directly into digital systems via the optional MZD 8000 digital module.
Lightweight and rugged short shotgun microphone
Immune to failure caused by dampness and humidity
Symmetrical RF transducer
Excellent transient response
Suppresses off-axis sound without coloration
Ship with analog output module
Will interface directly with digital systems when used with the optional MZD 8000 digital module
Sennheiser MZF 8000 Filter Module for MKH 8000 Series
The MZF 8000 from Sennheiser is a filter module designed for use with the MKH 8000 series of RF condenser microphones. The filter blocks interference caused by wind and handling noise, while still preserving acoustic detail.
The filter has a switchable roll-off filter, a fixed low-cut filter, and a -10dB pad, allowing you to adjust the response of your mic. The filter has a balanced output for wide compatibility.
Works with MKH 8000 series RF condenser microphones
Blocks interference caused by wind and handling noise, while still preserving acoustic detail
A switchable roll-off filter, a fixed low-cut filter, and a -10dB pad allow you to adjust the response of your mic