01-02-2013, 11:37 AM. Hey all, I have the Sennheiser ME66, but it doesn't work well enough indoors for my tastes. Ltd.
DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses... DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood. I got the ME64 and used it for the first time yesterday. Re: Mic choice: ME66 vs. ME64 vs. AT 897 or AT835 Nope, no noticeable reverb, if the room is of normal proportions with normal furniture. I'm going to test out the 64 for a couple weeks, and if it works well in a wider variety of situations, I'll think of selling that ME66 capsule. Daniel Reed. If it's really noisy or I need the extra reach I go to the ME66, but rarely. View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage Senior Member Join Date Oct 2011 Location SF Bay Area Posts 802. Good pickup area for 3-5 people standing close in front of the camera. New York, NY USA, Scan Computers Int. (866) 521-7381
Everything Audio, from acquisition to postproduction. This applies also when the mic is on-camera, provided you're not too far from the action, because then you'd have to increase the sensitivity, thereby possibly creating some unwanted reverb. My opinion : ME64 capsule is only $154 from B&H. Good sound quality. #1 Sennheiser MKE 600 vs ME64 vs ME66 - Shotgun Microphone - On camera scratch audio? I use the ME64 on a boom indoors and usually outside. good article Bruce - i've read that before. http://www.bhphotovideo.com/bnh/cont...ughType=search, http://www.dvinfo.net/conf/showthread.php?t=66341, http://www.alanbarker.com/contentpages/whyk6.html. Bolton, Lancashire UK. Agreed--thanks Bruce. Not too much background noise considering the circumstances. B&H Photo Video
I actually read that article about 2 years ago, but I'd completely forgotten it. The ME64 is a cardioid mic rather than a shotgun like the ME66 and is likely to be less coloured by reflections than the ME66. +44 0871-472-4747
But still, mounting it on the camera is going to give you signifigant problems in obtaining good sound since most of the time its just not going to be close enough to the subject to pickup well. I was interviewing a small group of contestants after the National Geography Bee and the Mic was great for the situation.