Stephen Schappler, an audio engineer, talks about the strengths and weaknesses of a select group of 11 studio microphones.
Finally, your project has the budget for a nice studio with a good microphone closet. When you get there, you want to make sure you are acquainted with common studio microphones so you make wise and informed miking decisions when it’s time to record.
Here is a casual rather than technical walkthrough of some microphones you are likely to encounter in any professional recording studio, and how to get the most out of them when the time comes. Plus: prepare for some eye-candy!
Click here to see Stephen’s mic picks.