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While we generally recommend getting closer to the subject and using a dual-system solution to avoid recording the camera's noisy preamps, in many one-shooter, run-and-gun situations, that's not always possible. This video is designed to give you an idea of what some of these microphones sound like in such situations. We begin by listening to the poor audio recorded from the built-in mic on a... READ MORE

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In the following video, Rob Rives, of B&H fame, talks about the growing popularity of using iOS devices as portable recording studios, and some of the equipment available that will turn your iPad into the hub of your studio on the go. The video explores recording docks and interfaces like the... READ MORE

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Join audio expert Rob Rives in this B&H online video, as he presents four 88-key digital pianos from Yamaha, Casio, and Kawai. Aside from comparing their features, the video includes audio samples of piano, electric piano, and one other instrument from each, expertly performed by Greg Johnson. We hope you enjoy the video and the music, and invite you to view the wide selection of other... READ MORE

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In the following video, Rob Rives, of B&H fame, gives a hands-on demonstration of six different portable digital audio recorders, examining their features and differences. He explores their available input and output capabilities, recording functions, and built-in microphones. Rives showcases their multiple features and points out some of their more advanced options. We hope you enjoy the... READ MORE

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One of the cool things about working at B&H is the opportunity some of us have to check out the latest gear from top manufacturers in the electronics world. Envy often circulates when someone gets the call to review a hot new camera or piece of gear. Everyone around me was beyond jealous when I had the opportunity to test the ultimate score:... READ MORE
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In the following video, Rob Rives from B&H discusses a wish list of five budget-friendly turntables for the 2014 holiday season. He explores all-around performers like the Audio Technica AT-LP60USB, stylish models like the... READ MORE

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1 month ago
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In the following video, Rob Rives runs through a handful of USB microphones and some of their outstanding features. The video demonstrates the sound quality of USB microphones, such as the RØDE NT-USB,... READ MORE

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All too often, integral audio accessories play second fiddle to the equipment stars of the show, and reasonably so. The choice of microphone, guitar, bass, keyboard, or amplifier makes the most direct impact on your sound after the talent of... READ MORE
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In the last 10 years, it's become easier than ever to capture and publish your own audio and video. Affordable DSLR cameras and digital audio recorders, as well as easy-to-use editing software such as Final Cut and Garageband, have empowered everyday people to express themselves in ways never imagined, without needing years of specialized technical training. In both the amateur and professional... READ MORE
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Simplicity. That’s what we covet these days, with all the technological advances that enable us to do more, better, faster. Every time a new piece of gear comes out, the excitement quickly wears off when it's time to learn how to use the new tool, rather than create with it. In the case of the... READ MORE
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In this video, our resident audio expert, Rob Rives, shows us the new Zoom iQ6 stereo microphone, which turns your iOS device with Lightning connector into a fully functional field recorder. Great for capturing the sounds of concerts, interviews, meetings, lectures and more, the iQ6 records high-... READ MORE

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Apple’s mobile operating system iOS has come a long way since its inception, in many regards. It has long since left its roots as a platform for straightforward communications devices, and now, thanks to the processing power of the recent iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch pack,... READ MORE
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In the following video, Rob Rives, with guest Prentiss Thompson, demonstrate the Moog Sub 37 Analog Synthesizer, the most recent synthesizer available from the company. The video explores the synth's capabilities, including its monophonic and paraphonic modes, its arpeggiator, and sequencer.... READ MORE

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3 months ago
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  B&H is proud to offer our worldwide customer base more than a thousand different kinds of headphones and earphones for every conceivable professional and consumer application, in almost every imaginable combination of style, tuning, and at... READ MORE
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Dave Roberts, from MOTU, explains the ins and outs of the new Thunderbolt-compatible 1248, 16M, and 8M audio interfaces. He also explains how the separately available MOTU AVB (Audio Video Bridge) box enables you to network with multiple computers and extend cable runs, and... READ MORE

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