Excerpt: I use this mic with my Sony FDR-AX33 and it does improve sound recording, mostly because of the 120 degree adjustment, allowing it to record better stereo sounds. It does disable manual control in the camera but there is a switch to switch between normal and low cut recording.
Pros: Clear Sound, Compact, Easy To Use, Lightweight
Excerpt: I use my Sony alpha a6000 for video of family events, such as Christmas celebrations and birthday parties. My videos are of casual, controlled environments, but nonetheless quality is quite important to me because these are important family moments that I want to capture with high video and audio...
Pros: Clear Sound, Compact, Easy To Use, Lightweight, Versatile
Excerpt: As a user of Sony devices for 40 years, I was expecting this to be another good product, and it is. Top-pointed mics, even on my amazing Sony RX10, just don't cut it - mics need to be facing the same direction the lens is pointing, particularly for subtle and distant sounds which are common in...
Excerpt: So far it seems to work. I had limited options for the camera I own. It is a little clumsy to apply to the shoe, and it has a little give which should help absorb bumps or fast panning. I wish it had a light to let me know it was active, however.
Pros: Clear Sound, Compact, Durable, Easy To Use, Lightweight, Versatile