Excerpt: I'm brand new at doing video work. But I can attest to the rode name from being a musician. I knew I couldn't spend a ton of money but I'm not the type to try the cheapest route. I am very happy with my purchase and I'm sure as I learn more, and from what I've seen from other people who use it, that...
Excerpt: I use this mic on top of my T3i and it does a great job of picking up the audio I need. I can be standing in front of the camera, 30ft away, and it will pick up a clear, crisp recording of my voice. It does feel a bit cheap, but I'm rather certain that's because it doesn't weigh anything.
Excerpt: This microphone easily attached to my camera and couldn't be easier to set up (plug into mic jack on camera). The sound quality that I have been getting from this mic is great, a thousand times better than the internal microphone on most DSLRs.
Pros: Easy To Use, Good Interface With Camcorder, Improves Performance, Lightweight, Quality Construction
Stereo VideoMic Camera-Mounted Stereo Microphone by Rode
Busa Trash as in Hayabusa, B&H Photo
3 weeks ago
Excerpt: First off I want to thank B&H Photo for their fantastic service and fast shipping in getting this mic to me. I am using it on my band new Sony HXR-MC2500 video camera which I just bought at B&H Photo. The stock mic that came with this camera picks up and record every vibration from the camera.
Pros: Clear Sound, Compact, Durable, Easy To Use, Great Isolation Damper, Lightweight, Versatile
Excerpt: So, first off understand this is a "cheap" shotgun mic and therefore it is more of an omni-direction mic that is mounted like a shotgun mic. That being said, this mic continues to surprise me, I was able to record a video in a bar(not crowded or busy) with music and stand up fans...
Pros: Easy To Use, Good Interface With Camcorder, Quality Construction
Excerpt: I bought this to enhance the audio on student theatre and music recordings. I am impressed with the increased sensitivity and ability to pick up quiet voices. while rejecting noise behind and to the side.